The first table below looks at the demand for the Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Engineer
Rank 138 115 134
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 6 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 12
Average daily rate £350 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -6.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £283 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.23% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -43.39%
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3057 2195 3363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.30% 94.37% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1307 1959
Average daily rate £350 £340 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 147 243
Average hourly rate £19.66 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -16 3 £205 -26.78% 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £350 -
Somerset - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - -
Cisco Engineer
England

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (66.67%) Firewall
4 9 (60.00%) CCNP
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
8 5 (33.33%) Network Design
9 4 (26.67%) Network Security
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (20.00%) VPN
10 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (20.00%) BGP
11 2 (13.33%) Nortel
11 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
11 2 (13.33%) Internet
11 2 (13.33%) MPLS
11 2 (13.33%) VoIP
11 2 (13.33%) Windows
11 2 (13.33%) CCSP
11 2 (13.33%) CCDP
11 2 (13.33%) Avaya
11 2 (13.33%) Lync
11 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
11 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (13.33%) UAG
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing

Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) CCSP
4 2 (13.33%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) CCDE
5 1 (6.67%) CCDA
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (13.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) HP
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Austin Fraser
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