The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IPT skills 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 IPT over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco IP Telephony (CIPT)
Rank 141 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing Cisco IPT 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.100% 0.16% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.71% 1.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £257 £438
% change year-on-year
+26.45% -41.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cisco IPT
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
421 431 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 14.00% 13.49% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 221 159
Average daily rate £351 £375 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +14.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Cisco IPT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IPT across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IPT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cisco IPT
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 IPT across the South West region.

Cisco IPT Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco IPT
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 IPT across the South West region.

Cisco IPT Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Cisco IPT
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 IPT within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -4 3 £375 +3.44%
Cisco IPT
England

Cisco IPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
1 5 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 5 (100.00%) Network Management
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 5 (100.00%) FWSM
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) IronPort
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Cisco IPT 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 IPT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) FWSM
1 5 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (100.00%) MPLS
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Nokia
1 5 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat