The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 12 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 26 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.42% 5.41% 4.97%
As % of the Vendors category 22.61% 10.00% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +61.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.96% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -21.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
115 140 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.67% 54.05% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 69 34
Average daily rate £325 £408 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.24% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £205 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.69% -9.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £37.20 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Slough region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (48.65%) Telecoms
3 17 (45.95%) CCNA
4 15 (40.54%) DNS
5 14 (37.84%) Java
6 13 (35.14%) UNIX
6 13 (35.14%) Windows
7 12 (32.43%) HP
7 12 (32.43%) Citrix
7 12 (32.43%) Juniper
7 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
8 11 (29.73%) Finance
9 10 (27.03%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) Solaris
10 9 (24.32%) Perl
10 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
10 9 (24.32%) NFS
10 9 (24.32%) Sun
10 9 (24.32%) VMware
10 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (21.62%) Banking
11 8 (21.62%) Redknee
11 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
11 8 (21.62%) Firewall
11 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
11 8 (21.62%) Oracle
11 8 (21.62%) SOAP
12 7 (18.92%) LAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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%) Lync
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) Firewall
3 7 (18.92%) LAN
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (16.22%) DHCP
4 6 (16.22%) WAN
5 5 (13.51%) ISDN
5 5 (13.51%) VoIP
5 5 (13.51%) SAN
5 5 (13.51%) RTP
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
6 4 (10.81%) BIG-IP
6 4 (10.81%) Nortel Alteon
6 4 (10.81%) tcpdump
6 4 (10.81%) TACACS
6 4 (10.81%) SMS
6 4 (10.81%) HTTP
7 3 (8.11%) IPv6
7 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.70%) Ant
1 1 (2.70%) Gradle
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 18 (48.65%) Telecoms
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Electronics
4 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.11%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Project Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Data Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) SOAP
2 7 (18.92%) WAP
3 5 (13.51%) .NET
4 3 (8.11%) WML
4 3 (8.11%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) CPAN
5 1 (2.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
3 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) DTV
4 3 (8.11%) Smart Meter
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) SecurID
6 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) UNIX
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Solaris
3 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
1 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.81%) Fault Management
2 4 (10.81%) Network Management
2 4 (10.81%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.11%) Change Management
3 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
3 3 (8.11%) Programme Management
3 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) Release Management
3 3 (8.11%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Coaching
4 2 (5.41%) Benchmarking
4 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) Perl
3 5 (13.51%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) C++
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C-shell
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
5 1 (2.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (45.95%) CCNA
3 8 (21.62%) JNCIA
4 6 (16.22%) Degree
4 6 (16.22%) RHCE
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (13.51%) CCNP
5 5 (13.51%) MCSE
5 5 (13.51%) CCVP
5 5 (13.51%) MCTS
6 4 (10.81%) CCSE
6 4 (10.81%) CCSA
6 4 (10.81%) CCSP
7 3 (8.11%) ISEB
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCIP
8 1 (2.70%) CISSP
8 1 (2.70%) CNE
8 1 (2.70%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) BS25999
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
1 9 (24.32%) NFS
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) Sendmail
4 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Netcool
1 4 (10.81%) OpenView
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Nagios
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) YUM
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) HP
1 12 (32.43%) Citrix
1 12 (32.43%) Juniper
2 9 (24.32%) Sun
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
3 8 (21.62%) Redknee
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.51%) NetApp
5 5 (13.51%) F5
6 4 (10.81%) Crossbeam
6 4 (10.81%) Radware
6 4 (10.81%) Nortel
7 3 (8.11%) SAP
8 2 (5.41%) Ericsson
8 2 (5.41%) Dell
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) IBM
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