The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2016 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 74 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 70 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.34% 1.02% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.45% 6.15% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 14
Median daily rate £323 £293 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% -6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £254 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £393 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.97%
Cisco Certification
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
741 504 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.78% 16.62% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 253 231
Median daily rate £330 £345 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 33 24
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £47.30 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -22 19 £300 -13.18%
Glasgow +17 15 £388 +70.32% 3
Edinburgh -4 14 £363 -19.44% 3
West Lothian +4 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 94 (91.26%) Cisco
2 78 (75.73%) CCNP
3 73 (70.87%) CCNA
4 44 (42.72%) Firewall
4 44 (42.72%) SC Cleared
4 44 (42.72%) Security Cleared
5 34 (33.01%) HP
6 30 (29.13%) CheckPoint
7 28 (27.18%) Network Security
8 26 (25.24%) F5
9 24 (23.30%) Load Balancing
10 23 (22.33%) Network Management
11 20 (19.42%) Juniper
12 19 (18.45%) WAN
12 19 (18.45%) Fortinet
13 18 (17.48%) LAN
13 18 (17.48%) OSPF
14 17 (16.50%) Internet
14 17 (16.50%) SNMP
14 17 (16.50%) BGP
14 17 (16.50%) QA
15 16 (15.53%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (15.53%) TippingPoint
15 16 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 16 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
16 14 (13.59%) CCIE
16 14 (13.59%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (12.62%) Data Privacy

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.62%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.88%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.94%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (42.72%) Firewall
2 28 (27.18%) Network Security
3 19 (18.45%) WAN
4 18 (17.48%) LAN
4 18 (17.48%) OSPF
5 17 (16.50%) BGP
5 17 (16.50%) Internet
5 17 (16.50%) SNMP
6 16 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 16 (15.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (13.59%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (11.65%) MPLS
9 10 (9.71%) EIGRP
10 9 (8.74%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (8.74%) FTP
10 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
11 8 (7.77%) VLAN
11 8 (7.77%) VPN
12 7 (6.80%) IPsec
13 6 (5.83%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (8.74%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.91%) HP UFT
2 3 (2.91%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (11.65%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.94%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (61.17%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Consultant
5 10 (9.71%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Architect
7 7 (6.80%) Build Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Network Architect
7 7 (6.80%) Network Consultant
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Verification Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Network Architect
9 5 (4.85%) Test Specialist
10 4 (3.88%) Firewall Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.68%) .NET
1 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET
1 11 (10.68%) HTML
2 3 (2.91%) JSP
3 1 (0.97%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.91%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) PKI
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Unix
3 4 (3.88%) Windows
4 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.30%) Load Balancing
2 23 (22.33%) Network Management
3 16 (15.53%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (12.62%) Data Privacy
5 12 (11.65%) Requirements Management
6 10 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.74%) Migration
7 9 (8.74%) Network Architecture
8 8 (7.77%) Security Testing
9 5 (4.85%) Network Design
9 5 (4.85%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.88%) Escalation Management
10 4 (3.88%) High Availability
10 4 (3.88%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.88%) Service Management
10 4 (3.88%) Time Management
11 3 (2.91%) Functional Testing
11 3 (2.91%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (2.91%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) C
1 10 (9.71%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.91%) C#
3 3 (2.91%) Java
3 3 (2.91%) SQL
3 3 (2.91%) VB
3 3 (2.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 78 (75.73%) CCNP
2 73 (70.87%) CCNA
3 44 (42.72%) SC Cleared
3 44 (42.72%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.59%) CCIE
5 12 (11.65%) ISTQB
6 11 (10.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (8.74%) ISEB
7 9 (8.74%) MCITP
8 8 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (4.85%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.88%) CCDP
10 4 (3.88%) CCSA
11 2 (1.94%) CISA
11 2 (1.94%) CISM
11 2 (1.94%) CISSP
11 2 (1.94%) CWNE
11 2 (1.94%) MCP
11 2 (1.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (1.94%) RACF
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.74%) Netcool
2 6 (5.83%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.97%) SCCM
Vendors
1 94 (91.26%) Cisco
2 34 (33.01%) HP
3 30 (29.13%) CheckPoint
4 26 (25.24%) F5
5 20 (19.42%) Juniper
6 19 (18.45%) Fortinet
7 16 (15.53%) TippingPoint
8 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.80%) Avaya
10 5 (4.85%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
11 4 (3.88%) Intel Security
11 4 (3.88%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.88%) VMware
12 3 (2.91%) Citrix
12 3 (2.91%) Oracle
12 3 (2.91%) Speakerbus
13 1 (0.97%) Crossbeam
13 1 (0.97%) EMC
13 1 (0.97%) Red Hat