The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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.

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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 22 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.55% 5.63% 7.37%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 11.43% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Vendors Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 70 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 34.88% 49.30% 62.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 15
Average daily rate £425 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £52.50 £19.50 £13.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% +45.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) DMZ
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom
3 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) DMZ
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Multicast
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (20.00%) Polycom
2 1 (20.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) 3Com