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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 26 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.85% 12.77% 5.61%
As % of the Vendors category 14.89% 26.09% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 19
Median daily rate £325 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £418 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +14.28%

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
141 184 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 39.28% 48.94% 40.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 140 119
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -37.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £12.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £15.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) vSphere
3 15 (39.47%) Firewall
4 9 (23.68%) Project Management
4 9 (23.68%) Unix
4 9 (23.68%) Windows
5 7 (18.42%) C
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (18.42%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 6 (15.79%) HP
6 6 (15.79%) Solaris
6 6 (15.79%) LAN
6 6 (15.79%) WAN
7 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
7 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (13.16%) CCNP
7 5 (13.16%) Juniper
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
8 4 (10.53%) CCNA
8 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.53%) Internet
8 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) F5
8 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (7.89%) Defect Management

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 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) LAN
2 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 4 (10.53%) Network Security
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
4 3 (7.89%) VPN
4 3 (7.89%) Wireless
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (2.63%) DWDM
6 1 (2.63%) SMS
6 1 (2.63%) SMTP
6 1 (2.63%) SNMP
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (13.16%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Integration Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) PKI
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Solaris
3 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Defect Management
4 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.89%) SIEM
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.89%) Use Case
4 3 (7.89%) User Stories
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) C
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCNP
4 4 (10.53%) CCNA
5 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
5 3 (7.89%) PMP
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE
6 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) ISEB
6 2 (5.26%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.63%) CCVP
7 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) vSphere
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (5.26%) Endace
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
2 2 (5.26%) Stealthwatch
2 2 (5.26%) vRealize
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) VMware
2 6 (15.79%) HP
2 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.16%) Juniper
4 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) F5
5 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
5 3 (7.89%) Brocade
5 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
6 2 (5.26%) BT
6 2 (5.26%) CA
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.26%) Splunk
6 2 (5.26%) Sun
6 2 (5.26%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.63%) Ciena
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.63%) Verint