The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the South Wales 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 Nexus
Rank 50 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.89% - 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.94% - 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate £365 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 44 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 12.86% 13.62% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 29
Average daily rate £365 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £151 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -8.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Cisco Nexus
Wales

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the South Wales 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
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Vacancies
Cardiff - 4 £370 - 1
Bridgend - - - -
Cisco Nexus
Wales

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) Juniper
5 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (37.50%) WLAN
6 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 3 (37.50%) BT
6 3 (37.50%) OSPF
6 3 (37.50%) BGP
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (25.00%) SCOM
7 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) VoIP
7 2 (25.00%) SLA
7 2 (25.00%) CCIE
7 2 (25.00%) HP
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

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

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) WLAN
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
5 3 (37.50%) BGP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) BT
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat