The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Support role 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Support
Rank 128 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Support 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.036% 0.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£285 £120 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.92% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -10.25%
Cisco Support
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2580 2298 2477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.31% 93.72% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1111 1139
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 83 106
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Cisco Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Support in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco Support
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Support Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Support Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Cisco Support
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Cisco Support in their job title 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 with Cisco Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Legato
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint

Cisco Support
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited Cisco Support in their job title 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 with Cisco Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCSP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (50.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint