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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 21 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.80% 2.26% 4.73%
As % of the Vendors category 8.22% 5.26% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £423 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% -6.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
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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
73 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 46.20% 42.86% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 6
Average daily rate £400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £52.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.38% +169.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) SAN
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) vSphere
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (46.67%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Brocade
4 6 (40.00%) NAS
4 6 (40.00%) XenApp
4 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
4 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) Veeam
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (13.33%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) VMS
8 2 (13.33%) DHCP
8 2 (13.33%) DNS
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) UNIX
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) MPLS
8 2 (13.33%) HP
8 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) NAS
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) MPLS
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
1 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Open Source
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNA
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) vSphere
2 6 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) XenServer
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) Brocade
3 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (33.33%) Veeam
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft