The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
Wales / South Wales
Rank 53 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £320 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £381 £401
% change year-on-year
-14.75% -4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £44.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +91.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 96 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.75% 16.61% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 44
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £194 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +41.50%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco IOS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Snort
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) pfSense
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) IPv6
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (25.00%) VMware

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) pfSense
1 1 (25.00%) Snort
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware