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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 19 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.38% 4.69% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 15.44% 11.18% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 11
Median daily rate £300 £353 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £396 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £23.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +67.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.11%
Cisco
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
136 161 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.34% 41.93% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 117 130
Median daily rate £350 £340 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £253 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% +13.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £41.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 22 (43.14%) Firewall
2 17 (33.33%) Windows
3 16 (31.37%) Juniper
3 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
4 15 (29.41%) VPN
5 14 (27.45%) DNS
5 14 (27.45%) DHCP
5 14 (27.45%) CheckPoint
5 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
6 13 (25.49%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (23.53%) VMware
7 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
8 11 (21.57%) vSphere
8 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
9 10 (19.61%) Junos
9 10 (19.61%) MS Office
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (17.65%) Wireshark
10 9 (17.65%) Banking
10 9 (17.65%) WAN
10 9 (17.65%) tcpdump
11 8 (15.69%) Unix
12 7 (13.73%) LAN
12 7 (13.73%) C
12 7 (13.73%) CCNP
12 7 (13.73%) VCE vBlock
13 5 (9.80%) Network Security
13 5 (9.80%) Migration
13 5 (9.80%) Solaris

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
2 10 (19.61%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (43.14%) Firewall
2 15 (29.41%) VPN
3 14 (27.45%) DHCP
3 14 (27.45%) DNS
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (19.61%) Junos
6 9 (17.65%) tcpdump
6 9 (17.65%) WAN
6 9 (17.65%) Wireshark
7 7 (13.73%) LAN
8 5 (9.80%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (9.80%) Network Security
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (7.84%) Internet
10 3 (5.88%) SMS
10 3 (5.88%) SMTP
10 3 (5.88%) SNMP
10 3 (5.88%) TACACS
11 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (17.65%) Banking
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Network Support
2 10 (19.61%) Network Support Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Support Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Support
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Designer
9 2 (3.92%) Juniper Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) Juniper Support
9 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
9 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.96%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) IVR
3 1 (1.96%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (21.57%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.69%) Unix
4 5 (9.80%) Solaris
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.80%) Migration
1 5 (9.80%) Presales
2 3 (5.88%) Change Management
2 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 3 (5.88%) Project Management
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL
3 2 (3.92%) Manual Testing
3 2 (3.92%) Network Optimisation
3 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
3 2 (3.92%) Service Management
3 2 (3.92%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (3.92%) Workflow
4 1 (1.96%) CAD
4 1 (1.96%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.96%) Network Design
4 1 (1.96%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.73%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (19.61%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.73%) CCNP
5 3 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.88%) PMP
6 2 (3.92%) CCIE
6 2 (3.92%) CCSP
6 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.96%) CCVP
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.92%) QA
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) vSphere
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Endace
1 4 (7.84%) Nagios
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.92%) vRealize
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Juniper
2 14 (27.45%) CheckPoint
3 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) VMware
4 5 (9.80%) F5
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.84%) Splunk
6 3 (5.88%) Brocade
6 3 (5.88%) HP
6 3 (5.88%) Intel Security
6 3 (5.88%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.92%) BT
7 2 (3.92%) CA
7 2 (3.92%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (3.92%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) Sun
8 1 (1.96%) Aruba
8 1 (1.96%) Ciena