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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 48 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.97% 7.46% 8.53%
As % of the Vendors category 6.32% 12.61% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Median daily rate £342 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.43% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £430 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.63 £24.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.58% +41.42%
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
253 119 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 62.78% 59.20% 59.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 59 39
Median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £524 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.28 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -30 15 £350 -3.58% 1
Market Drayton - 1 £325 -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
5 6 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 6 (33.33%) Network Design
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 6 (33.33%) F5
5 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (27.78%) CiscoWorks
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Nokia
7 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) CCNA
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 3 (16.67%) CCSP
8 3 (16.67%) BMC
8 3 (16.67%) BGP
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (16.67%) SUSE
8 3 (16.67%) VMware

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (22.22%) OSPF
4 3 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Design Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Implementation Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Support
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Network Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (5.56%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Network Management
6 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Network Optimisation
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (33.33%) CCNP
4 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 3 (16.67%) CCSP
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.56%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
2 1 (5.56%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Fortinet
3 6 (33.33%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) Nokia
5 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 3 (16.67%) BMC
5 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Brocade
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
7 1 (5.56%) BT
7 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
7 1 (5.56%) Remedy
7 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) TOWER Software