The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 24 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.83% 8.20% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category 11.39% 8.77% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£374 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.72% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
Cisco
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 57 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.70% 93.44% 58.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 22
Average daily rate £359 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 9 (75.00%) EMC
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 7 (58.33%) Crossbeam
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Junos
2 7 (58.33%) F5
2 7 (58.33%) TippingPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) McAfee
2 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Cryptography
3 6 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Network Management
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) JSP 440

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
1 7 (58.33%) Junos
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Support
2 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Cryptography
2 4 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
1 7 (58.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (50.00%) Network Management
3 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) vSphere
2 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) EMC
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) CheckPoint
2 7 (58.33%) McAfee
2 7 (58.33%) Crossbeam
2 7 (58.33%) TippingPoint
2 7 (58.33%) Riverbed
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) 3PAR
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Brocade
8 1 (8.33%) Borland
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft