The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Wales / South Wales
Rank 18 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 36 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.56% 8.50% 5.76%
As % of the Vendors category 17.73% 20.00% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 22
Median daily rate £369 £290 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.15% -30.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £356 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.38 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +33.52%

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
203 215 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.65% 42.49% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 149 184
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £138 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 9
Median hourly rate £15.10 £25.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.60% +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £18.07 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £26.00 £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +5 14 £375 +50.00% 1
Caerphilly +1 4 £150 -57.14%
Bridgend 0 4 £450 -5.26%
Newport -17 4 £188 -31.81% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £313 -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 62 (72.94%) Firewall
2 47 (55.29%) Security Cleared
3 46 (54.12%) SC Cleared
4 45 (52.94%) LAN
5 42 (49.41%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (36.47%) CCNP
7 27 (31.76%) WAN
7 27 (31.76%) Windows
8 26 (30.59%) Intel Security
9 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
10 21 (24.71%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (23.53%) Fortinet
11 20 (23.53%) CCNA
11 20 (23.53%) CheckPoint
12 17 (20.00%) Change Control
13 16 (18.82%) F5
13 16 (18.82%) Windows Server
13 16 (18.82%) Active Directory
14 15 (17.65%) ITIL
15 11 (12.94%) VMware
16 10 (11.76%) Wireless
16 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
16 10 (11.76%) Juniper
17 9 (10.59%) Blue Coat
18 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
19 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
19 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
19 7 (8.24%) HP
20 6 (7.06%) Linux
20 6 (7.06%) MS Office

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 62 (72.94%) Firewall
2 45 (52.94%) LAN
3 27 (31.76%) WAN
4 21 (24.71%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (11.76%) Wireless
6 6 (7.06%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (5.88%) Internet
7 5 (5.88%) Network Security
7 5 (5.88%) VPN
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (4.71%) SAN
8 4 (4.71%) VLAN
9 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (3.53%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.53%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.18%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
1 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 29 (34.12%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 22 (25.88%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (22.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Juniper Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.71%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Network Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Security Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.53%) PKI
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.35%) CESG
3 2 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (31.76%) Windows
2 16 (18.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.06%) Linux
5 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Change Control
2 15 (17.65%) ITIL
3 7 (8.24%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.06%) Information Security
4 6 (7.06%) Process Improvement
4 6 (7.06%) SIEM
5 4 (4.71%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (4.71%) Line Management
5 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.53%) Business Development
6 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.53%) Digital Forensics
6 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.53%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (3.53%) Project Governance
6 3 (3.53%) Software Licensing
6 3 (3.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (55.29%) Security Cleared
2 46 (54.12%) SC Cleared
3 42 (49.41%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (36.47%) CCNP
5 20 (23.53%) CCNA
6 5 (5.88%) CCIP
6 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.71%) CCDP
8 3 (3.53%) CISSP
8 3 (3.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.35%) CCENT
9 2 (2.35%) CCIE
9 2 (2.35%) CISM
9 2 (2.35%) Degree
9 2 (2.35%) GIAC
9 2 (2.35%) HNC
9 2 (2.35%) MCITP
9 2 (2.35%) MCSE
9 2 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.88%) SLA
3 3 (3.53%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (18.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.06%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.18%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.71%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (4.71%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.53%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (3.53%) Nessus
2 3 (3.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (3.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.35%) Zenoss
4 1 (1.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.18%) Netcool
4 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.18%) SCCM
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Intel Security
2 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
3 20 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 20 (23.53%) Fortinet
4 16 (18.82%) F5
5 11 (12.94%) VMware
6 10 (11.76%) Juniper
7 9 (10.59%) Blue Coat
8 7 (8.24%) HP
9 6 (7.06%) Avaya
10 3 (3.53%) Genesys
10 3 (3.53%) NICE Systems
10 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.53%) Riverbed
10 3 (3.53%) ScanSafe
10 3 (3.53%) Sourcefire
10 3 (3.53%) Splunk
10 3 (3.53%) Symantec
11 2 (2.35%) LogRhythm
11 2 (2.35%) Lumension
South Wales
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago