The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification 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 Qualifications for the Staffordshire 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 Certification
Rank - 19 24
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 3.16% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category - 15.79% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +9.89%
Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.94% 20.00% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 18
Average daily rate £275 £330 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £43.15 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +115.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Cisco Certification
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Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Staffordshire 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
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Job
Vacancies
Cannock - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Tamworth - - - -
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 5 (83.33%) CCENT
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCENT
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco