The first table below looks at the demand for the Cisco Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Consultant in their job title 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Consultant
Rank 565 532 545
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Consultant 24 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.061% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.066% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £326 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -4.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £269 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £494 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £308 £305
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Cisco Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco Consultant within the UK.

Cisco Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Cisco Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Consultant within the UK.

Cisco Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Cisco Consultant
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 23 £450 +33.33% 3
London +3 19 £425 -9.57% 3
City of London +26 4 £450 +12.50% 1
South East -11 4 £450 +53.19%
Surrey -2 1 £513 +24.24%
Birmingham -5 1 - -
West Midlands -17 1 - -
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -

Cisco Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Consultant in their job title 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 with Cisco Consultant in their job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (34.15%) CCNP
4 12 (29.27%) Firewall
5 11 (26.83%) CCIE
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (21.95%) Wireless
8 8 (19.51%) LAN
8 8 (19.51%) VoIP
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (14.63%) F5
10 6 (14.63%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (14.63%) WAN
11 5 (12.20%) VPN
11 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
11 5 (12.20%) OSPF
11 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
12 4 (9.76%) Network Security
12 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCE
12 4 (9.76%) Network Management
12 4 (9.76%) MPLS
12 4 (9.76%) Network Architecture
12 4 (9.76%) Finance
12 4 (9.76%) CCNA
13 3 (7.32%) SNMP
13 3 (7.32%) WLAN
13 3 (7.32%) Linux
13 3 (7.32%) Juniper
13 3 (7.32%) Cisco PIX

Cisco Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Consultant in their job title 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 with Cisco Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (21.95%) Wireless
4 8 (19.51%) LAN
4 8 (19.51%) VoIP
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (14.63%) WAN
7 5 (12.20%) VPN
7 5 (12.20%) OSPF
8 4 (9.76%) Network Security
8 4 (9.76%) MPLS
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (7.32%) BIG-IP
9 3 (7.32%) SNMP
9 3 (7.32%) WLAN
10 2 (4.88%) HTTP
10 2 (4.88%) VLAN
10 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
10 2 (4.88%) IPsec
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco ISE
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) VXML
1 1 (2.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) IVR
1 1 (2.44%) Statistics
1 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Network Architecture
1 4 (9.76%) Network Management
2 3 (7.32%) Network Design
3 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.44%) Test Scripting
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL
3 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.44%) Security Management
3 1 (2.44%) Migration
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (34.15%) CCNP
3 11 (26.83%) CCIE
4 4 (9.76%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) CCDA
5 2 (4.88%) CCDP
5 2 (4.88%) CISSP
5 2 (4.88%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CCVP
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (14.63%) F5
3 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
3 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
4 3 (7.32%) Juniper
5 2 (4.88%) Nokia
5 2 (4.88%) IronPort
5 2 (4.88%) Aruba
6 1 (2.44%) Tandberg
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) HP