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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 41 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.65% 4.24% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 11.17% 10.34% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 9
Median daily rate £313 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £145 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £325 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £17.48 £14.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +37.85%
Cisco
Wales

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
206 203 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.62% 41.01% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 134 140
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -6.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 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
Cardiff -21 9 £350 +27.27% 5
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £240 -
Monmouthshire - 2 £140 -
Caerphilly 0 1 £380 +130.30%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 - -
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 32 (47.76%) Firewall
2 31 (46.27%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (35.82%) VMware
3 24 (35.82%) CCNA
4 22 (32.84%) Windows
5 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
6 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
7 19 (28.36%) Citrix
8 18 (26.87%) Linux
8 18 (26.87%) LAN
8 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
9 17 (25.37%) WAN
10 16 (23.88%) ITIL
10 16 (23.88%) VPN
11 15 (22.39%) HP
12 14 (20.90%) Windows Server
13 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
13 13 (19.40%) Internet
14 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
15 11 (16.42%) CCNP
15 11 (16.42%) DNS
15 11 (16.42%) Incident Management
16 10 (14.93%) SLA
16 10 (14.93%) VoIP
16 10 (14.93%) SQL
17 9 (13.43%) Tivoli
17 9 (13.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 9 (13.43%) HP Data Protector
17 9 (13.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 8 (11.94%) Logistics

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 3 (4.48%) Apache
1 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.76%) Firewall
2 18 (26.87%) LAN
3 17 (25.37%) WAN
4 16 (23.88%) VPN
5 13 (19.40%) Internet
6 11 (16.42%) DNS
7 10 (14.93%) VoIP
8 8 (11.94%) DHCP
8 8 (11.94%) Wireless
9 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
10 6 (8.96%) VLAN
11 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (5.97%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (5.97%) DMZ
13 3 (4.48%) HTTPS
13 3 (4.48%) NetScaler
13 3 (4.48%) SSH
13 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
14 2 (2.99%) Network Security
14 2 (2.99%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
1 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
1 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.48%) JUnit
1 3 (4.48%) Maven
1 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (10.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Front Office
3 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (11.94%) Network Support
4 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.46%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.48%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
9 3 (4.48%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Java EE
1 3 (4.48%) LAMP
1 3 (4.48%) SAML
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
1 3 (4.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.48%) Cryptography
2 3 (4.48%) PKI
3 2 (2.99%) PDA
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) AS400
4 1 (1.49%) CESG
4 1 (1.49%) CMDB
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
3 14 (20.90%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.94%) AIX
5 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (7.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.94%) Logistics
4 5 (7.46%) Migration
4 5 (7.46%) Network Architecture
4 5 (7.46%) Resource Management
4 5 (7.46%) Security Hardening
5 3 (4.48%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.99%) Network Design
6 2 (2.99%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (2.99%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) SDLC
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.99%) Service Management
6 2 (2.99%) Test Planning
6 2 (2.99%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.49%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.49%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) Java
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
2 3 (4.48%) PHP
2 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
2 3 (4.48%) Python
2 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (35.82%) CCNA
3 21 (31.34%) Security Cleared
4 20 (29.85%) SC Cleared
5 11 (16.42%) CCNP
6 9 (13.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (8.96%) CCVP
8 2 (2.99%) CCDP
9 1 (1.49%) CCIE
9 1 (1.49%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.49%) HNC
9 1 (1.49%) ISEB
9 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.49%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.49%) MCP
9 1 (1.49%) MCSE
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.49%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) ProxySG
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.99%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (13.43%) Tivoli
1 9 (13.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.48%) Ansible
3 3 (4.48%) yum
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 2 (2.99%) SCOM
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) VMware
2 19 (28.36%) Citrix
3 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.39%) HP
5 8 (11.94%) Blue Coat
6 7 (10.45%) Avaya
6 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.45%) F5
6 7 (10.45%) Juniper
6 7 (10.45%) Polycom
6 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle
8 2 (2.99%) CA
8 2 (2.99%) Dell
8 2 (2.99%) IBM
8 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.99%) PlateSpin
8 2 (2.99%) Riverbed
8 2 (2.99%) Sun
9 1 (1.49%) Lumension
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