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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 22 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 25 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.21% 1.43% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 10.46% 3.50% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £405 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.42% -11.83%
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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
239 200 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 49.79% 40.73% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 115 91
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 14
Average hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £11.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +34.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £14.60 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £75.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
Cardiff +18 21 £419 +3.39% 3
Newport - 1 - - 3
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 2
Caerphilly - - - - 1
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cisco 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.

1 16 (37.21%) LAN
1 16 (37.21%) WAN
2 13 (30.23%) Migration
3 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Firewall
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (20.93%) Windows
6 8 (18.60%) Juniper
6 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
7 7 (16.28%) Wireless
7 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (16.28%) SLA
7 7 (16.28%) ITIL
8 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
9 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.63%) CCNP
9 5 (11.63%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (11.63%) F5
10 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.30%) SQL
10 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
10 4 (9.30%) VMware
10 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
10 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
10 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) Lync
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) LAN
1 16 (37.21%) WAN
2 10 (23.26%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (16.28%) Wireless
5 4 (9.30%) Network Security
6 3 (6.98%) NAS
6 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
6 3 (6.98%) LLU
6 3 (6.98%) DNS
6 3 (6.98%) SAN
6 3 (6.98%) Internet
6 3 (6.98%) MPLS
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) ADSL
7 2 (4.65%) ISDN
7 2 (4.65%) PBX
7 2 (4.65%) H.323
8 1 (2.33%) WAAS
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) MS Access
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Voice Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Voice Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.33%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) CESG
1 1 (2.33%) iPhone
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Migration
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.98%) Service Management
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Network Design
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) UML
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Analytics
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.63%) CCNP
5 3 (6.98%) CCNA
6 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (4.65%) CCENT
7 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) CCSE
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.33%) CCDP
7 1 (2.33%) HNC
7 1 (2.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (11.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Intune
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Juniper
3 6 (13.95%) CheckPoint
4 5 (11.63%) F5
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
5 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.98%) Avaya
6 3 (6.98%) Remedy
6 3 (6.98%) McAfee
7 2 (4.65%) Siemens
7 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.33%) Aruba
8 1 (2.33%) Brocade
8 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.33%) Websense
8 1 (2.33%) BT
8 1 (2.33%) BMC
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp
8 1 (2.33%) HP
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