The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Somerset region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.71% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
257 65 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 60.47% 31.71% 41.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 20 34
Average daily rate £338 £285 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -21.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £320 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £13.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Cisco Certification
South West

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £150 - 3
Taunton - 1 £160 -
Cisco Certification
South West

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) IPv4
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) ICMP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) Junos
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (33.33%) Network Management
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) MCP
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) IPv4
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) ICMP
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Junos
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Management
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCP
3 3 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) Mitel