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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 15 42 20
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.74% 0.33% 7.59%
As % of the Vendors category 15.84% 0.60% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 10
Median daily rate £406 £550 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% +62.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £550 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £550 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +60.00%

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
101 166 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 55.19% 55.52% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 45 53
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £365 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Median hourly rate £10.62 £13.90 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +0.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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
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 16 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 - 13 £425 - 7
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 29 (58.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (54.00%) Firewall
3 26 (52.00%) CheckPoint
4 25 (50.00%) CCNA
4 25 (50.00%) LAN
5 24 (48.00%) OSPF
6 23 (46.00%) Network Management
7 21 (42.00%) CCNP
8 20 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
9 19 (38.00%) WAN
10 18 (36.00%) Network Design
10 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
11 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
12 15 (30.00%) Fortinet
13 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
14 11 (22.00%) ITIL
14 11 (22.00%) BMC
15 10 (20.00%) Remedy
15 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
15 10 (20.00%) Aruba
16 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (18.00%) BGP
17 8 (16.00%) Service Management
17 8 (16.00%) User Experience
18 7 (14.00%) CCDP
18 7 (14.00%) Oracle
18 7 (14.00%) Blue Coat
19 6 (12.00%) Network Security
19 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
19 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing

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 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) assyst
2 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (54.00%) Firewall
2 25 (50.00%) LAN
3 24 (48.00%) OSPF
4 19 (38.00%) WAN
5 9 (18.00%) BGP
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (12.00%) Network Security
6 6 (12.00%) Wireless
7 5 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 5 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (8.00%) SNMP
9 2 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.00%) Converged Networks
10 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.00%) HSRP
10 1 (2.00%) TACACS
10 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Design Engineer
2 11 (22.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Network Support
4 9 (18.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Monitoring Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Network Specialist
7 4 (8.00%) Check Point Support
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support
7 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Middleware
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
2 3 (6.00%) SOAP
2 3 (6.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) User Experience
3 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
4 2 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) SUSE
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Network Management
2 20 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 18 (36.00%) Network Design
4 11 (22.00%) ITIL
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (16.00%) Service Management
7 6 (12.00%) ITIL V3
7 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.00%) People Management
8 5 (10.00%) Process Improvement
9 4 (8.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
11 2 (4.00%) Change Management
11 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
11 2 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.00%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 29 (58.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (50.00%) CCNA
3 21 (42.00%) CCNP
4 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (14.00%) CCDP
7 2 (4.00%) CCIE
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) OPNET
2 1 (2.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) CheckPoint
2 15 (30.00%) Fortinet
3 11 (22.00%) BMC
4 10 (20.00%) Aruba
4 10 (20.00%) Remedy
4 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 7 (14.00%) Blue Coat
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle
6 6 (12.00%) BT
6 6 (12.00%) F5
6 6 (12.00%) Fujitsu
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.00%) Intel Security
7 5 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.00%) HP
8 4 (8.00%) VMware
9 3 (6.00%) AppDynamics
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) Juniper
9 3 (6.00%) Nokia
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £372.00 - £418.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago