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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
UK / Scotland
Rank 88 125 112
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 14 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.84% 0.078% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.73% 0.55% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £390 £353 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £353 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £353 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-25.16% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.50 £43.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.06% -14.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+104.44% -2.17%

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
296 365 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.75% 14.32% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 179 155
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 11
Median hourly rate £46.00 £27.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.80% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £15.55 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £43.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -1 12 £390 +10.63%
Edinburgh - 2 £425 -
Cisco IOS
UK

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (90.91%) LAN
2 20 (90.91%) WAN
3 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
3 15 (68.18%) OSPF
4 14 (63.64%) BGP
4 14 (63.64%) Wireless
5 12 (54.55%) MPLS
5 12 (54.55%) CatOS
6 11 (50.00%) Multicast
6 11 (50.00%) MS Visio
6 11 (50.00%) Project Management
6 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (50.00%) ITIL
6 11 (50.00%) Network Design
6 11 (50.00%) CMDB
6 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
6 11 (50.00%) Release Management
6 11 (50.00%) QMS
7 10 (45.45%) Finance
8 9 (40.91%) Quality Management
9 8 (36.36%) BT
9 8 (36.36%) C
9 8 (36.36%) CCNP
9 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (36.36%) Siemens
10 7 (31.82%) Firewall
11 6 (27.27%) VMware
11 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (27.27%) HP

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:

Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) LAN
1 20 (90.91%) WAN
2 15 (68.18%) OSPF
2 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
3 14 (63.64%) BGP
3 14 (63.64%) Wireless
4 12 (54.55%) MPLS
5 11 (50.00%) Multicast
6 7 (31.82%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (18.18%) VLAN
7 4 (18.18%) VoIP
8 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
8 3 (13.64%) VXLAN
9 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (9.09%) DHCP
9 2 (9.09%) H.323
9 2 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (9.09%) VPN
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) CMDB
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
1 11 (50.00%) Network Design
1 11 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 11 (50.00%) Project Management
1 11 (50.00%) QMS
1 11 (50.00%) Release Management
2 9 (40.91%) Quality Management
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNP
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) VCP6
5 1 (4.55%) CCIE
5 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) BT
2 8 (36.36%) Siemens
3 6 (27.27%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds