The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 14 18 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.28% 4.80% 16.24%
As % of the Vendors category 13.59% 8.33% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 17
Average daily rate
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£356 £420 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £413 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £441 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
Cisco
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
103 72 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 60.95% 57.60% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 31 47
Average daily rate £400 £420 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £501 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £34.32 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Telford 0 9 £275 -34.52% 3
Shrewsbury - 1 £150 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing Cisco 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.

1 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (50.00%) F5
3 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
3 10 (45.45%) BIG-IP
3 10 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (45.45%) BMC
3 10 (45.45%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) Fortinet
5 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 8 (36.36%) Blue Coat
5 8 (36.36%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) CCNP
6 7 (31.82%) CiscoWorks
6 7 (31.82%) MPLS
6 7 (31.82%) McAfee
7 6 (27.27%) IBM
7 6 (27.27%) VoIP
7 6 (27.27%) WLAN
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
7 6 (27.27%) DMVPN
8 5 (22.73%) Network Security
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) OSPF
8 5 (22.73%) BGP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (45.45%) BIG-IP
2 10 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 7 (31.82%) MPLS
5 6 (27.27%) VoIP
5 6 (27.27%) WLAN
5 6 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (27.27%) DMVPN
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (22.73%) OSPF
6 5 (22.73%) BGP
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
7 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
8 2 (9.09%) Wireless
8 2 (9.09%) DHCP
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 4 (18.18%) Monitoring Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) XMPP
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 6 (27.27%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 4 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) CCNA
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (18.18%) OPNET
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 11 (50.00%) F5
3 10 (45.45%) SolarWinds
3 10 (45.45%) BMC
4 9 (40.91%) Fortinet
5 8 (36.36%) Blue Coat
6 7 (31.82%) McAfee
7 6 (27.27%) IBM
8 4 (18.18%) Nokia
8 4 (18.18%) Juniper
8 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.64%) VMware
10 2 (9.09%) Spiceworks
10 2 (9.09%) Panasonic
10 2 (9.09%) Meraki
11 1 (4.55%) Veeam
11 1 (4.55%) HP
11 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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