The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 17 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 88 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.39% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 2.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £481 £353 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 222 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.60% 17.28% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 99 119
Average daily rate £361 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Cisco Nexus
South East

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) MPLS
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) NetScreen
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
6 1 (12.50%) JMeter

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) NetScreen
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) TestNG
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Network Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (37.50%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) Crossbeam
5 1 (12.50%) Aruba