The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Peterborough region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 16 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.40% 6.32% 16.13%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 16.92% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Average daily rate
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£225 £219 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £216 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £222 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 65 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.82% 37.36% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 16
Average daily rate £240 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.80 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £16.80 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Cisco
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Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Peterborough region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Peterborough region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 17 (53.13%) HP
3 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
3 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
5 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (46.88%) Firewall
5 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (43.75%) Wireless
7 10 (31.25%) Migration
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.00%) Adobe
9 8 (25.00%) Citrix
9 8 (25.00%) MS Office
9 8 (25.00%) Symantec
9 8 (25.00%) McAfee
9 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (25.00%) Change Control
10 7 (21.88%) Lotus
10 7 (21.88%) IBM Notes
11 6 (18.75%) MCP
11 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
11 6 (18.75%) Incident Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
1 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) IBM Notes
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) Wireless
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 5 (15.63%) SAN
4 5 (15.63%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) Intranet
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Support Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Service Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (18.75%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (15.63%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (15.63%) Technical Support
7 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) IT Support
9 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
10 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
10 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
10 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (46.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (25.00%) Change Control
4 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) MCP
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) Sendmail
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) HP
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Adobe
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
3 8 (25.00%) Symantec
3 8 (25.00%) McAfee
4 7 (21.88%) Lotus
5 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) CA
6 2 (6.25%) Altiris
6 2 (6.25%) IronPort
7 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.13%) Exinda
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
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