The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Taunton region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 37 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.16% 1.82% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 44.77% 50.91% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 12 12
Average daily rate £351 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.07% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £408 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
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Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) VRRP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Siemens

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) RIP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) VPLS
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCT
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Brocade
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) Trustwave