The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 19 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.07% 6.09% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 10.87% 13.46% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Average daily rate
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- £213 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46 52 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 37.40% 45.22% 50.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 53
Average daily rate £275 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £455 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £23.00 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Cisco
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 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(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
Burton-upon-Trent +1 3 - - 1
Cannock - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - - 1
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
5 1 (14.29%) PDA
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (14.29%) ODBC
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (42.86%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
Staffordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25000.00 - £29500.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago