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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 4 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 30 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 22.06% 4.95% 1.59%
As % of the Vendors category 42.25% 11.36% 3.33%
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 £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £20.80 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.78% -3.25%
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
71 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 52.21% 43.56% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 8
Median daily rate £350 £300 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 26 August 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 33 (82.50%) SC Cleared
1 33 (82.50%) Security Cleared
2 18 (45.00%) Juniper
2 18 (45.00%) Wireless
3 15 (37.50%) NetScaler
4 14 (35.00%) VoIP
5 13 (32.50%) Citrix
6 11 (27.50%) WAN
7 10 (25.00%) LAN
7 10 (25.00%) DAB
7 10 (25.00%) Aruba
8 9 (22.50%) Brocade
9 8 (20.00%) Presales
9 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (17.50%) CCNP
10 7 (17.50%) SFIA
11 6 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (15.00%) Network Design
11 6 (15.00%) CCNA
11 6 (15.00%) VPN
11 6 (15.00%) ITIL
11 6 (15.00%) WLAN
12 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
12 5 (12.50%) EMC
12 5 (12.50%) CA
12 5 (12.50%) MPLS
12 5 (12.50%) BT
12 5 (12.50%) FCAPS
12 5 (12.50%) Service Management
12 5 (12.50%) ITSM

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 (7.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) Wireless
2 15 (37.50%) NetScaler
3 14 (35.00%) VoIP
4 11 (27.50%) WAN
5 10 (25.00%) DAB
5 10 (25.00%) LAN
6 6 (15.00%) VPN
6 6 (15.00%) WLAN
7 5 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 5 (12.50%) FCAPS
7 5 (12.50%) MPLS
7 5 (12.50%) VLAN
8 4 (10.00%) 802.11
8 4 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 4 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (7.50%) Skype
10 1 (2.50%) BGP
10 1 (2.50%) Firewall
10 1 (2.50%) OSPF
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Architect
2 16 (40.00%) Network Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco Network Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Designer
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Network Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Citrix Designer
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Consultant
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Wireless Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Juniper Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Juniper Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) CMDB
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Presales
2 7 (17.50%) SFIA
3 6 (15.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Network Design
4 5 (12.50%) ITSM
4 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Network Management
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.50%) High Availability
7 1 (2.50%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) SC Cleared
1 33 (82.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.50%) CCNP
4 6 (15.00%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) CCIE
6 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.50%) CCA
7 1 (2.50%) CCDA
7 1 (2.50%) CCDP
7 1 (2.50%) CCSE
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.50%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Juniper
2 13 (32.50%) Citrix
3 10 (25.00%) Aruba
4 9 (22.50%) Brocade
5 5 (12.50%) BT
5 5 (12.50%) CA
5 5 (12.50%) EMC
5 5 (12.50%) SevOne
6 4 (10.00%) F5
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.50%) Mitel
8 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.50%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.50%) HP
9 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.50%) Splunk
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