The table below looks at the statistics for CiscoWorks skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 243 263 235
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.032% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.70% 0.29% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £375 £295
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +27.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - £17.50
CiscoWorks
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
822 1018 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.73% 10.82% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 494 384
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 31 50
Average hourly rate £46.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.12 £55.65 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CiscoWorks across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CiscoWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CiscoWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CiscoWorks
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CiscoWorks within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +3 7 £275 -
Berkshire - 5 £354 -
Kent - 2 £263 -
CiscoWorks
England

CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks.

1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
1 15 (93.75%) Wireless
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) CCNP
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) Juniper
6 7 (43.75%) MPLS
6 7 (43.75%) WAN
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) OSPF
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) F5
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (25.00%) Information Management
9 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (25.00%) IPsec
9 4 (25.00%) DDNS
9 4 (25.00%) DSL
9 4 (25.00%) TACACS
9 4 (25.00%) SSL

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Wireless
2 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) DHCP
6 7 (43.75%) MPLS
6 7 (43.75%) WAN
7 6 (37.50%) BGP
7 6 (37.50%) OSPF
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) DDNS
9 4 (25.00%) DSL
9 4 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (25.00%) IPsec
9 4 (25.00%) SSL
9 4 (25.00%) TACACS
9 4 (25.00%) Unified Communications
9 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Network Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Network Support
2 7 (43.75%) Network Support Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Support
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) LAN Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) e-Health
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Information Management
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Operations Management
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (18.75%) CCIE
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (18.75%) OpenView
3 1 (6.25%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
4 6 (37.50%) F5
4 6 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (18.75%) NetQoS
6 2 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) CA
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
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