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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 14 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 30 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.88% 10.21% 8.14%
As % of the Vendors category 17.34% 21.59% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 32
Median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £305 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
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
173 227 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 51.18% 47.29% 40.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 137 129
Median daily rate £396 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 34 (57.63%) Firewall
2 30 (50.85%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (44.07%) Juniper
3 26 (44.07%) CCNP
4 25 (42.37%) VPN
5 21 (35.59%) CheckPoint
6 20 (33.90%) WAN
6 20 (33.90%) Security Cleared
7 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (27.12%) BGP
8 16 (27.12%) EIGRP
9 15 (25.42%) DHCP
9 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
10 14 (23.73%) DNS
11 12 (20.34%) Windows
11 12 (20.34%) LAN
11 12 (20.34%) OSPF
12 11 (18.64%) MPLS
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
12 11 (18.64%) IPsec
12 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
13 10 (16.95%) Junos
13 10 (16.95%) Wireshark
13 10 (16.95%) MS Visio
14 9 (15.25%) MS Office
14 9 (15.25%) JNCIP
14 9 (15.25%) F5
14 9 (15.25%) tcpdump
15 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
16 7 (11.86%) Degree

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:

Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Visio
2 9 (15.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (57.63%) Firewall
2 25 (42.37%) VPN
3 20 (33.90%) WAN
4 17 (28.81%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (27.12%) BGP
5 16 (27.12%) EIGRP
6 15 (25.42%) DHCP
7 14 (23.73%) DNS
8 12 (20.34%) LAN
8 12 (20.34%) OSPF
9 11 (18.64%) IPsec
9 11 (18.64%) MPLS
10 10 (16.95%) Junos
10 10 (16.95%) Wireshark
11 9 (15.25%) tcpdump
12 6 (10.17%) Network Security
13 5 (8.47%) Internet
14 4 (6.78%) Ethernet
14 4 (6.78%) TACACS
14 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (10.17%) Banking
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Billing
3 2 (3.39%) Military
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Designer
2 10 (16.95%) Network Designer
2 10 (16.95%) Network Support
2 10 (16.95%) Network Support Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) IP Designer
4 7 (11.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Network Support
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Security Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Juniper Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) OCX
2 1 (1.69%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.69%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.69%) IVR
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.17%) Migration
2 4 (6.78%) ITIL
2 4 (6.78%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (6.78%) Presales
3 3 (5.08%) Change Control
3 3 (5.08%) Network Optimisation
3 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
3 3 (5.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.39%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.39%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (3.39%) Network Design
4 2 (3.39%) Network Management
4 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.39%) Project Management
4 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.39%) Use Case
4 2 (3.39%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 30 (50.85%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (44.07%) CCNP
3 20 (33.90%) Security Cleared
4 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
5 9 (15.25%) JNCIP
6 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
7 7 (11.86%) Degree
8 6 (10.17%) CCNA
9 4 (6.78%) CCIE
10 2 (3.39%) CCSP
10 2 (3.39%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (3.39%) HND
10 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
10 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.69%) CCSA
11 1 (1.69%) CCSE
11 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Firmware
1 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.08%) Endace
1 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Juniper
2 21 (35.59%) CheckPoint
3 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.25%) F5
5 5 (8.47%) VMware
6 3 (5.08%) Palo Alto
6 3 (5.08%) Splunk
7 2 (3.39%) BT
7 2 (3.39%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (3.39%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) Infoblox
7 2 (3.39%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.69%) Aruba
8 1 (1.69%) Avaya
8 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.69%) Brocade
8 1 (1.69%) EMC
8 1 (1.69%) Genesys
8 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
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