The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 129 107 102
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.073% 0.12% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.56% 1.33% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£398 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +25.98%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
358 225 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.06% 9.20% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 107 115
Average daily rate £340 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £158 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.13 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.15% -6.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.20 £13.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £32.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Cisco Nexus
UK

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 August 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
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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 - 2 £398 -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Cisco Nexus
UK

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) SAP CCM
4 1 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) MGCP
3 1 (16.67%) H.323
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security Management
1 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) F5
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft