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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 3 20
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.32% 21.90% 3.33%
As % of the Vendors category 7.00% 33.82% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 2
Average daily rate
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£281 £328 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.35% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £273 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £420 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.42% -11.83%
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
100 68 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 61.73% 64.76% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 39
Average daily rate £425 £332 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.01% -8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -23 5 £450 +37.03% 3
Oswestry - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (56.76%) CCNA
2 21 (56.76%) Network Management
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (51.35%) BGP
3 19 (51.35%) OSPF
3 19 (51.35%) Firewall
4 18 (48.65%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (45.95%) F5
5 17 (45.95%) Load Balancing
6 16 (43.24%) SolarWinds
6 16 (43.24%) ITIL
7 15 (40.54%) BMC
7 15 (40.54%) CCNP
7 15 (40.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 14 (37.84%) User Experience
8 14 (37.84%) OPNET
9 13 (35.14%) CheckPoint
10 12 (32.43%) Network Design
10 12 (32.43%) BIG-IP
11 11 (29.73%) Riverbed
11 11 (29.73%) Nokia
12 10 (27.03%) Middleware
12 10 (27.03%) CCDP
12 10 (27.03%) CSS
12 10 (27.03%) LAN
12 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
12 10 (27.03%) Visualisation
12 10 (27.03%) Fortinet
13 9 (24.32%) WAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) OSPF
1 19 (51.35%) BGP
1 19 (51.35%) Firewall
1 19 (51.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 15 (40.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (32.43%) BIG-IP
4 10 (27.03%) LAN
5 9 (24.32%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) Network Security
7 5 (13.51%) MPLS
8 2 (5.41%) DNS
8 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.70%) PABX
9 1 (2.70%) DMVPN
9 1 (2.70%) BT 21CN
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.70%) DHCP
9 1 (2.70%) VoIP
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Network Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Design Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Network Specialist
3 8 (21.62%) Monitoring Specialist
4 7 (18.92%) Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Network Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.70%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) CSS
1 10 (27.03%) Middleware
2 5 (13.51%) JSP
3 1 (2.70%) VXML
3 1 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) User Experience
2 10 (27.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Network Management
2 18 (48.65%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (45.95%) Load Balancing
4 16 (43.24%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) Network Design
6 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
7 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
8 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.11%) CAD
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.70%) Cisco ICM Scripting
10 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
10 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.70%) Service Management
10 1 (2.70%) Change Management
10 1 (2.70%) Migration
10 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (56.76%) CCNA
3 15 (40.54%) CCNP
4 10 (27.03%) CCDP
5 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
6 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) OPNET
2 7 (18.92%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (10.81%) OpenView
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) F5
2 16 (43.24%) SolarWinds
3 15 (40.54%) BMC
4 13 (35.14%) CheckPoint
5 11 (29.73%) Nokia
5 11 (29.73%) Riverbed
6 10 (27.03%) Fortinet
7 9 (24.32%) Juniper
8 7 (18.92%) HP
9 3 (8.11%) McAfee
9 3 (8.11%) BT
10 2 (5.41%) VMware
10 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.41%) Fujitsu
11 1 (2.70%) Panasonic
11 1 (2.70%) Spiceworks
11 1 (2.70%) Meraki
11 1 (2.70%) IBM
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago