The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills 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 Nexus over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 125 124 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.27% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 1.12% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Average daily rate £380 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £18.00 £180.00
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -90.00%
Cisco Nexus
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
362 356 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.21% 13.10% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 167 84
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £29.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.06% +40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.40 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Glasgow +8 3 £380 -15.55% 3
Edinburgh - 2 £375 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) CCNP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) OSPF
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) ERP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) MPLS
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) IPsec
4 2 (18.18%) SSL
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) WLAN
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Network Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Voice Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) CCIP
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) Genesys