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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 45 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 26 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.86% 1.75% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 4.95% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £193 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £15.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.60 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.32%
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
312 202 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 46.36% 35.31% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 128 132
Average daily rate £363 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £13.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £52.25 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +10 18 £275 +103.70% 6
Newport -1 8 £475 +90.00%
Cisco
Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 33 (67.35%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (57.14%) CCNA
3 20 (40.82%) CCNP
4 16 (32.65%) Firewall
5 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
6 13 (26.53%) LAN
6 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
7 12 (24.49%) HP
7 12 (24.49%) WAN
8 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL
9 10 (20.41%) Windows
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (16.33%) SLA
11 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
12 7 (14.29%) Citrix
12 7 (14.29%) Wireless
12 7 (14.29%) VMware
12 7 (14.29%) Network Design
13 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
13 6 (12.24%) CCTV
13 6 (12.24%) VLAN
13 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
13 6 (12.24%) Internet
13 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
13 6 (12.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 6 (12.24%) McAfee
13 6 (12.24%) AIX
13 6 (12.24%) Linux
13 6 (12.24%) HP Data Protector

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.04%) FileNet
4 1 (2.04%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Firewall
2 13 (26.53%) LAN
3 12 (24.49%) WAN
4 7 (14.29%) Wireless
5 6 (12.24%) VLAN
5 6 (12.24%) Internet
6 5 (10.20%) VoIP
6 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.12%) Network Security
7 3 (6.12%) SAN
8 2 (4.08%) DNS
8 2 (4.08%) OSPF
8 2 (4.08%) BGP
8 2 (4.08%) VRRP
8 2 (4.08%) HSRP
8 2 (4.08%) NAS
9 1 (2.04%) Softswitch
9 1 (2.04%) PABX
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.04%) JMeter
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
1 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.04%) Gradle
1 1 (2.04%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.20%) Back Office
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Network Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Support
6 2 (4.08%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Network Design Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) Spring
1 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.04%) Java SE
1 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
1 1 (2.04%) Drools
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.04%) HTML5
1 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.04%) CSS3
1 1 (2.04%) JAX-RS
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) CCTV
2 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.04%) CESG
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (12.24%) AIX
3 6 (12.24%) Linux
4 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Network Design
3 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.08%) UML
5 2 (4.08%) CRM
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.08%) ETL
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) BPMN
6 1 (2.04%) Change Control
6 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.04%) SOA
6 1 (2.04%) MVC
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (67.35%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (57.14%) CCNA
3 20 (40.82%) CCNP
4 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (10.20%) CCIE
8 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
9 3 (6.12%) CCDP
9 3 (6.12%) CCIP
10 2 (4.08%) CCENT
11 1 (2.04%) HNC
11 1 (2.04%) MCSE
11 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (2.04%) CCVP
11 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Tivoli
1 6 (12.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (12.24%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.04%) Nagios
2 1 (2.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
3 12 (24.49%) HP
4 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
5 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
5 6 (12.24%) McAfee
6 4 (8.16%) Juniper
6 4 (8.16%) F5
7 3 (6.12%) Avaya
7 3 (6.12%) Dell
8 2 (4.08%) ESRI
9 1 (2.04%) BT
9 1 (2.04%) Websense
9 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) Polycom
9 1 (2.04%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.04%) Nortel
9 1 (2.04%) Sun
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Rate: £150 - 200 per day
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