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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 22 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.93% 12.86% 13.11%
As % of the Vendors category 11.29% 21.43% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £420 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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
124 84 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 61.39% 60.00% 62.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 46 44
Average daily rate £450 £390 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £231 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £490 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.06 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -12 11 £363 +3.57% 2
Oswestry - - - -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (45.83%) OSPF
3 11 (45.83%) BGP
4 10 (41.67%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 9 (37.50%) Network Design
5 9 (37.50%) Network Security
6 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 8 (33.33%) F5
6 8 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 8 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
6 8 (33.33%) CCNA
6 8 (33.33%) CCDP
7 7 (29.17%) CCNP
7 7 (29.17%) BMC
7 7 (29.17%) CSS
7 7 (29.17%) Fortinet
7 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (25.00%) Network Management
8 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
9 5 (20.83%) Nokia
9 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (16.67%) User Experience
10 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
10 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (45.83%) OSPF
2 11 (45.83%) BGP
3 10 (41.67%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) Network Security
5 8 (33.33%) BIG-IP
6 7 (29.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) MPLS
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
9 3 (12.50%) VoIP
9 3 (12.50%) WLAN
9 3 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (12.50%) DMVPN
10 2 (8.33%) VPN
10 2 (8.33%) PABX
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Network Specialist
3 4 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) VXML
3 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Load Balancing
2 9 (37.50%) Network Design
3 6 (25.00%) Network Management
4 5 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (16.67%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (4.17%) CAD
8 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Speech Recognition
8 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNA
2 8 (33.33%) CCDP
3 7 (29.17%) CCNP
4 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (16.67%) OPNET
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 8 (33.33%) F5
3 7 (29.17%) Fortinet
3 7 (29.17%) BMC
4 5 (20.83%) Nokia
4 5 (20.83%) Blue Coat
5 4 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 4 (16.67%) McAfee
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (4.17%) BT
8 1 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Fujitsu
8 1 (4.17%) Panasonic
8 1 (4.17%) Spiceworks
8 1 (4.17%) Meraki
Telford
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