The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 99 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 27 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.02% 1.32% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 8.05% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 18
Average daily rate £313 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £138 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £396 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
489 385 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.45% 16.43% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 223 176
Average daily rate £327 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 31
Average hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.89 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -19 11 £250 +33.33% 3
Aberdeen -9 4 £300 -14.28% 4
Glasgow +11 2 £350 +211.11% 5
Dundee - 1 £300 -
Fife - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Highlands - - - -
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
Scottish Borders - - - -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Cisco Certification
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Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 35 (72.92%) WAN
3 31 (64.58%) LAN
4 22 (45.83%) Firewall
5 20 (41.67%) VPN
5 20 (41.67%) CCNA
6 19 (39.58%) CCNP
7 12 (25.00%) VoIP
7 12 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (22.92%) CCIE
8 11 (22.92%) Wireless
9 10 (20.83%) Windows
9 10 (20.83%) BGP
9 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
9 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
9 10 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (18.75%) IP Telephony
11 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.67%) MGCP
11 8 (16.67%) H.323
11 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
11 8 (16.67%) JSP
11 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
12 7 (14.58%) HP
12 7 (14.58%) Network Design
13 6 (12.50%) Degree
13 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (12.50%) Mitel
13 6 (12.50%) McAfee
13 6 (12.50%) ITIL

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
1 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.08%) SAP CCM
Communications & Networking
1 35 (72.92%) WAN
2 31 (64.58%) LAN
3 22 (45.83%) Firewall
4 20 (41.67%) VPN
5 12 (25.00%) VoIP
5 12 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (22.92%) Wireless
7 10 (20.83%) BGP
7 10 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (18.75%) IP Telephony
9 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
9 8 (16.67%) MGCP
9 8 (16.67%) H.323
10 6 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (12.50%) DNS
11 4 (8.33%) DHCP
12 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
12 3 (6.25%) SMTP
12 3 (6.25%) Network Security
13 2 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 4 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Designer
4 3 (6.25%) Network Designer
4 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (4.17%) Network Specialist
5 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Voice Consultant
6 1 (2.08%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) JSP
2 3 (6.25%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.08%) Statistics
2 1 (2.08%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) Network Design
2 6 (12.50%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.33%) CAD
4 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.25%) Fault Management
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.08%) Network Security Management
6 1 (2.08%) Security Management
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) CCNA
2 19 (39.58%) CCNP
3 11 (22.92%) CCIE
4 10 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 6 (12.50%) Degree
6 5 (10.42%) MCSE
6 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (8.33%) CISSP
8 2 (4.17%) MCITP
8 2 (4.17%) CCDP
8 2 (4.17%) CCSP
8 2 (4.17%) CCIP
9 1 (2.08%) VCP4
9 1 (2.08%) CRISC
9 1 (2.08%) VCP5
9 1 (2.08%) HND
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (2.08%) vCloud
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.08%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.08%) Netcool
2 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 7 (14.58%) HP
4 6 (12.50%) Mitel
4 6 (12.50%) McAfee
5 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.33%) Juniper
6 4 (8.33%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) VMware
8 2 (4.17%) Polycom
8 2 (4.17%) BMC
8 2 (4.17%) Remedy
8 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.08%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) SAP
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.08%) Dell
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