The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IOS
Rank 134 116 127
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 16 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.53% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 4.43% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Median daily rate £333 £231 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.09% +15.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £348 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -10.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+56.36% +175.00%
Cisco IOS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
556 361 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.63% 11.98% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 167 154
Median daily rate £344 £324 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £140 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 12
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco IOS
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 IOS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 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
Aberdeen - 7 - -
Edinburgh -7 4 £400 +153.96%
Renfrewshire -41 2 £290 +8.20%
Scottish Borders 0 1 £375 +87.50%
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 15 (83.33%) WAN
3 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 14 (77.78%) OSPF
4 11 (61.11%) BGP
5 10 (55.56%) Network Design
5 10 (55.56%) MS Visio
5 10 (55.56%) MPLS
6 9 (50.00%) CatOS
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) CMDB
6 9 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 9 (50.00%) Release Management
6 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (50.00%) Finance
7 8 (44.44%) Firewall
7 8 (44.44%) Wireless
7 8 (44.44%) Project Management
7 8 (44.44%) QMS
8 7 (38.89%) Multicast
8 7 (38.89%) CCNP
8 7 (38.89%) HP
8 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 6 (33.33%) Siemens
9 6 (33.33%) C
9 6 (33.33%) BT
10 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
10 5 (27.78%) EIGRP

Cisco IOS
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 3 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) LAN
1 15 (83.33%) WAN
2 14 (77.78%) OSPF
2 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) BGP
4 10 (55.56%) MPLS
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Wireless
6 7 (38.89%) Multicast
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (27.78%) EIGRP
8 3 (16.67%) DHCP
8 3 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) Network Security
8 3 (16.67%) VLAN
9 2 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (11.11%) VXLAN
10 1 (5.56%) DMVPN
10 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (5.56%) Spanning Tree
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) CatOS
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Network Design
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 9 (50.00%) Release Management
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) QMS
4 5 (27.78%) Quality Management
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Escalation Management
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 3 (16.67%) Network Management
5 3 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CCNP
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas File System
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) HP
3 6 (33.33%) BT
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (33.33%) Siemens
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) CommVault
5 2 (11.11%) Sophos
5 2 (11.11%) Veritas
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) VMware