The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 19 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 5.26% - 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 10.64% - 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £344 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £20.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+32.09% -4.70%

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

Vendors Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 49.47% 38.89% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 8
Median daily rate £449 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% +29.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swansea region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Snort
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) pfSense
4 3 (37.50%) HAProxy
4 3 (37.50%) Vyatta
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Intranet
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) RTP
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) pfSense
1 4 (50.00%) Snort
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Vyatta
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow