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 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 18 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.27% 1.95% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 12.90% 2.94% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£506 £297 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.34% -1.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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
62 102 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 56.36% 66.23% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 90 19
Average daily rate £360 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £379 £525
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 £18.50 £165.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 July 2015.

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 July 2015. 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
Erskine +15 8 £506 +70.34%
Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
2 13 (61.90%) ITIL
3 12 (57.14%) Network Security
4 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) Juniper
5 10 (47.62%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) TippingPoint
6 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) CCNP
6 9 (42.86%) CCNA
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (38.10%) Crossbeam
7 8 (38.10%) Change Control
8 7 (33.33%) QMS
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (33.33%) Quality Management
9 6 (28.57%) QA
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) LAN
10 5 (23.81%) McAfee
10 5 (23.81%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (23.81%) JNCIS
10 5 (23.81%) CCSA
10 5 (23.81%) CCSE
10 5 (23.81%) F5
10 5 (23.81%) Junos
10 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
11 4 (19.05%) WhatsUp Gold

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Network Security
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) Junos
6 4 (19.05%) SNMP
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
8 2 (9.52%) FTP
9 1 (4.76%) PBX
9 1 (4.76%) VoIP
9 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 1 (4.76%) Nortel Meridian
9 1 (4.76%) DECT
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Cryptography
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Change Control
3 7 (33.33%) QMS
3 7 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 5 (23.81%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Network Management
5 4 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
7 2 (9.52%) Network Design
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
2 9 (42.86%) CCNA
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (23.81%) CCSA
3 5 (23.81%) CCSE
3 5 (23.81%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
1 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
2 11 (52.38%) Juniper
3 10 (47.62%) HP
3 10 (47.62%) TippingPoint
4 8 (38.10%) Crossbeam
5 5 (23.81%) F5
5 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
5 5 (23.81%) McAfee
6 3 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 3 (14.29%) EMC
6 3 (14.29%) Nokia
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
8 1 (4.76%) Nortel
8 1 (4.76%) Avaya