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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 38 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.51% 2.99% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 8.21% 7.49% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £188 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £470 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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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
207 227 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 42.77% 39.89% 49.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 139 86
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Average hourly rate £18.00 £90.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +542.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £29.60 £10.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £90.00 £16.60
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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 +13 11 £275 -29.03% 3
Newport -15 3 £300 +53.84% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £165 - 2
Bridgend - - - - 3
Glamorgan - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - -
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Wales

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) LAN
3 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (28.26%) WAN
5 12 (26.09%) CCNA
5 12 (26.09%) Windows
5 12 (26.09%) Firewall
5 12 (26.09%) Migration
6 10 (21.74%) Cisco Prime
7 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (17.39%) VMware
8 8 (17.39%) Wireless
8 8 (17.39%) CCNP
9 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
9 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
10 6 (13.04%) HP
10 6 (13.04%) Juniper
10 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.87%) Blue Coat
11 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (10.87%) Citrix
11 5 (10.87%) SLA
11 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
11 5 (10.87%) ITIL
12 4 (8.70%) SQL
12 4 (8.70%) MS Office
12 4 (8.70%) McAfee
12 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.52%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.52%) Lync
2 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) LAN
2 13 (28.26%) WAN
3 12 (26.09%) Firewall
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (17.39%) Wireless
6 4 (8.70%) Network Security
7 3 (6.52%) NAS
7 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
7 3 (6.52%) SAN
7 3 (6.52%) Internet
7 3 (6.52%) MPLS
7 3 (6.52%) VoIP
8 2 (4.35%) VLAN
8 2 (4.35%) BGP
9 1 (2.17%) VRRP
9 1 (2.17%) Softswitch
9 1 (2.17%) HSRP
9 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 10 (21.74%) Voice Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Voice Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) MSMQ
1 1 (2.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) CESG
3 1 (2.17%) CCTV
3 1 (2.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Migration
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL
3 3 (6.52%) CRM
3 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.52%) Network Design
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.35%) Project Management
4 2 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (2.17%) Service Management
5 1 (2.17%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) Analytics
5 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.17%) System Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.09%) CCNA
3 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
4 8 (17.39%) CCNP
5 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.35%) HNC
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CCSE
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.17%) MCTS
7 1 (2.17%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
2 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Intune
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.04%) HP
4 6 (13.04%) Juniper
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.70%) McAfee
6 4 (8.70%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) Sun
8 1 (2.17%) BMC
8 1 (2.17%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Websense
8 1 (2.17%) BT
8 1 (2.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gwent
CPS Group
Rate: Flexible upon Experience
Posted: 8 days ago