The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 10 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 52 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 13.39% 27.66% -
As % of the Vendors category 18.28% 45.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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 Solihull region.

Vendors Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 114 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 73.23% 60.64% 62.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 20
Median daily rate £306 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 37 (78.72%) SC Cleared
1 37 (78.72%) Security Cleared
2 27 (57.45%) Juniper
3 18 (38.30%) VoIP
4 17 (36.17%) LAN
5 15 (31.91%) WAN
6 14 (29.79%) Wireless
7 12 (25.53%) Brocade
8 10 (21.28%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (19.15%) BT
9 9 (19.15%) WLAN
9 9 (19.15%) ITIL
9 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (17.02%) CCNA
10 8 (17.02%) EMC
10 8 (17.02%) CA
10 8 (17.02%) VPN
10 8 (17.02%) ITSM
10 8 (17.02%) Service Management
10 8 (17.02%) Network Design
10 8 (17.02%) FCAPS
10 8 (17.02%) VLAN
10 8 (17.02%) SevOne
10 8 (17.02%) SFIA
11 7 (14.89%) ServiceNow
11 7 (14.89%) Aruba
11 7 (14.89%) Network Management
11 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
11 7 (14.89%) CMDB
11 7 (14.89%) Migration

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (38.30%) VoIP
2 17 (36.17%) LAN
3 15 (31.91%) WAN
4 14 (29.79%) Wireless
5 9 (19.15%) WLAN
6 8 (17.02%) FCAPS
6 8 (17.02%) VLAN
6 8 (17.02%) VPN
7 7 (14.89%) Ethernet
7 7 (14.89%) MPLS
8 6 (12.77%) 802.11
8 6 (12.77%) NetScaler
8 6 (12.77%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications
10 3 (6.38%) ATM
10 3 (6.38%) Frame Relay
10 3 (6.38%) Skype
11 1 (2.13%) GSM
11 1 (2.13%) PSTN
11 1 (2.13%) SDH
General
1 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Architect
2 20 (42.55%) Network Architect
3 12 (25.53%) Cisco Architect
4 10 (21.28%) Designer
4 10 (21.28%) Network Designer
5 8 (17.02%) Cisco Network Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Wireless Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.13%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.13%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) CMDB
2 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Customer Engagement
2 9 (19.15%) ITIL
3 8 (17.02%) ITSM
3 8 (17.02%) Network Design
3 8 (17.02%) Service Management
3 8 (17.02%) SFIA
4 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL V3
4 7 (14.89%) Migration
4 7 (14.89%) Network Management
5 5 (10.64%) Presales
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.13%) High Availability
7 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) Project Management
7 1 (2.13%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 37 (78.72%) SC Cleared
1 37 (78.72%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (17.02%) CCNA
4 7 (14.89%) CCDA
5 4 (8.51%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.26%) CCIE
6 2 (4.26%) CCNP
7 1 (2.13%) CCA
7 1 (2.13%) CCDP
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Juniper
2 12 (25.53%) Brocade
3 9 (19.15%) BT
4 8 (17.02%) CA
4 8 (17.02%) EMC
4 8 (17.02%) SevOne
5 7 (14.89%) Aruba
5 7 (14.89%) ServiceNow
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.51%) F5
7 4 (8.51%) Mitel
8 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) Nortel
8 1 (2.13%) Riverbed