The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certification
Rank 19 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.38% 0.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 3.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.25 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 53 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.14% 23.98% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 9
Average daily rate £375 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £450 -
Cannock -2 2 £375 +36.36%
Cisco Certification
West Midlands

Cisco Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) NGN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) IOS XR
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) SIEM
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (50.00%) IOS XR
1 3 (50.00%) MPLS
1 3 (50.00%) NGN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds