The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 27 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.69% 2.40% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 8.04% 5.29% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
Median daily rate £286 £434 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +85.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £588 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +34.32%
Cisco
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
112 170 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 45.90% 45.33% 51.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 83 186
Median daily rate £325 £388 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +18.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £650 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +34.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.00 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £47.80 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -2 4 £263 -32.25%
Taunton +16 1 £310 -40.95%
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Avaya
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) IPTV
3 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (16.67%) Aruba
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Motorola
3 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (16.67%) Nagios
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Support
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) IPTV
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Network Management
1 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Avaya
3 2 (16.67%) Aruba
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Motorola
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) NICE Systems
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed