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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 11 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 14.43% 2.59% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 27.45% 4.17% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate
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£345 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.85% +0.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
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
51 72 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.58% 62.07% 77.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 55 47
Average daily rate £348 £324 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.49% -21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £258 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £378 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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 May 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 May 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
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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 +14 14 £345 +5.90%
Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) Juniper
2 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) TippingPoint
4 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (30.00%) Crossbeam
6 6 (30.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) EMC
6 6 (30.00%) CCNP
6 6 (30.00%) CCNA
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (30.00%) vSphere
7 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
7 5 (25.00%) Junos
7 5 (25.00%) F5
7 5 (25.00%) Change Control
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) McAfee
7 5 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (20.00%) JNCIS
8 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Network Security
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 5 (25.00%) Junos
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) SNMP
7 1 (5.00%) FTP
7 1 (5.00%) PBX
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) DECT
7 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.00%) Nortel Meridian
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.00%) Military
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Voice Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) QMS
3 4 (20.00%) Network Management
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) VBScript
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (20.00%) JNCIS
4 4 (20.00%) CCSA
4 4 (20.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) vSphere
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Juniper
1 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (45.00%) TippingPoint
3 8 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (30.00%) Crossbeam
4 6 (30.00%) EMC
5 5 (25.00%) Riverbed
5 5 (25.00%) F5
5 5 (25.00%) McAfee
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) 3PAR
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Veritas
8 2 (10.00%) ProCurve
9 1 (5.00%) Nortel
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle
9 1 (5.00%) Nokia
9 1 (5.00%) Avaya