The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 27 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.57% 5.95% 4.08%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 14.53% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £273 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.26% -24.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
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Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 172 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.16% 40.95% 53.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 143 123
Average daily rate £400 £395 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £211 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 9
Average hourly rate £20.19 £30.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +103.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.55 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 22 (68.75%) Juniper
2 15 (46.88%) Firewall
3 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 12 (37.50%) WAN
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
6 10 (31.25%) LAN
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (28.13%) MPLS
7 9 (28.13%) ITIL
7 9 (28.13%) Network Security
8 8 (25.00%) VPN
8 8 (25.00%) CCNP
8 8 (25.00%) OSPF
8 8 (25.00%) BGP
9 7 (21.88%) PRINCE
9 7 (21.88%) Nokia
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) VMware
10 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (15.63%) Tandberg
11 5 (15.63%) JNCIS
11 5 (15.63%) H.323
11 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.50%) IPv4
12 4 (12.50%) IPv6
12 4 (12.50%) CCNA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Firewall
2 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 10 (31.25%) LAN
4 9 (28.13%) MPLS
4 9 (28.13%) Network Security
5 8 (25.00%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) OSPF
5 8 (25.00%) BGP
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (15.63%) H.323
7 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
8 4 (12.50%) IPv4
8 4 (12.50%) IPv6
8 4 (12.50%) IPsec
9 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (9.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
9 3 (9.38%) Wireless
9 3 (9.38%) VoIP
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Billing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Designer
1 10 (31.25%) Architect
1 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Support
3 5 (15.63%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Security Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) PRINCE
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Data Security
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) Process Management
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) SIEM
5 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.13%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (25.00%) CCNP
5 5 (15.63%) JNCIS
6 4 (12.50%) CCNA
6 4 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (3.13%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) CCIE
8 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Juniper
2 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 7 (21.88%) Nokia
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 5 (15.63%) Tandberg
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) McAfee
6 4 (12.50%) F5
7 2 (6.25%) Unisys
7 2 (6.25%) SAP
7 2 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) Avaya
7 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) Computacenter
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