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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 5.36% - -
As % of the Vendors category 12.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.60 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.32%
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
50 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 44.64% 43.10% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
Average daily rate £300 £270 £204
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +32.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £319 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Frame Relay
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (25.00%) PBX
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) ATM
5 2 (25.00%) ISDN
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) CCDA
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
6 1 (12.50%) SecurID
6 1 (12.50%) Statistics
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Frame Relay
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) PBX
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) ATM
5 2 (25.00%) ISDN
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) WLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (12.50%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) SecurID
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) CCDA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
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