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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 3 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 40 37 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 31.75% 22.56% -
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 41.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.01 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -2.30%
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
72 90 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 57.14% 54.88% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 8
Median daily rate £350 £300 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 30 September 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 44 (83.02%) SC Cleared
1 44 (83.02%) Security Cleared
2 27 (50.94%) Juniper
3 20 (37.74%) VoIP
4 19 (35.85%) Wireless
5 15 (28.30%) NetScaler
6 14 (26.42%) LAN
6 14 (26.42%) WAN
7 12 (22.64%) Brocade
7 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (20.75%) Citrix
9 10 (18.87%) CCNA
9 10 (18.87%) Network Design
9 10 (18.87%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (16.98%) Aruba
10 9 (16.98%) VPN
10 9 (16.98%) WLAN
10 9 (16.98%) ITIL
10 9 (16.98%) DAB
11 8 (15.09%) MPLS
11 8 (15.09%) EMC
11 8 (15.09%) CA
11 8 (15.09%) Ethernet
11 8 (15.09%) BT
11 8 (15.09%) Service Management
11 8 (15.09%) ITSM
11 8 (15.09%) FCAPS
11 8 (15.09%) VLAN
11 8 (15.09%) SevOne
11 8 (15.09%) Presales

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 (5.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) VoIP
2 19 (35.85%) Wireless
3 15 (28.30%) NetScaler
4 14 (26.42%) LAN
4 14 (26.42%) WAN
5 9 (16.98%) DAB
5 9 (16.98%) VPN
5 9 (16.98%) WLAN
6 8 (15.09%) Ethernet
6 8 (15.09%) FCAPS
6 8 (15.09%) MPLS
6 8 (15.09%) VLAN
7 5 (9.43%) 802.11
7 5 (9.43%) Unified Communications
7 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.66%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (5.66%) Skype
9 2 (3.77%) ATM
9 2 (3.77%) Frame Relay
10 1 (1.89%) SNMP
General
1 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Architect
2 23 (43.40%) Network Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Cisco Architect
3 13 (24.53%) Designer
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco Network Architect
4 10 (18.87%) Network Designer
5 5 (9.43%) Citrix Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Designer
8 2 (3.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Design Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Wireless Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Coordinator
9 1 (1.89%) Firewall Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Firewall Support
9 1 (1.89%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) CMDB
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Customer Engagement
1 10 (18.87%) Network Design
2 9 (16.98%) ITIL
3 8 (15.09%) ITSM
3 8 (15.09%) Presales
3 8 (15.09%) Service Management
3 8 (15.09%) SFIA
4 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.21%) ITIL V3
4 7 (13.21%) Migration
4 7 (13.21%) Network Management
5 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.89%) High Availability
7 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (1.89%) Project Management
7 1 (1.89%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 44 (83.02%) SC Cleared
1 44 (83.02%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.87%) CCNA
4 7 (13.21%) CCNP
5 5 (9.43%) CCDA
6 3 (5.66%) CCIE
6 3 (5.66%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.89%) CCA
8 1 (1.89%) CCDP
8 1 (1.89%) CCSE
8 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.89%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Juniper
2 12 (22.64%) Brocade
3 11 (20.75%) Citrix
4 9 (16.98%) Aruba
5 8 (15.09%) BT
5 8 (15.09%) CA
5 8 (15.09%) EMC
5 8 (15.09%) SevOne
6 7 (13.21%) ServiceNow
7 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.55%) F5
8 4 (7.55%) Mitel
9 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.89%) HP
10 1 (1.89%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.89%) Splunk