The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Consultant
Rank 598 558 538
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Consultant 21 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.085% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.090% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 25
Average daily rate £450 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 22 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 5 February 2016. 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 -23 18 £450 +12.50% 11
London -18 7 £475 +11.76% 3
East of England +4 5 - - 1
South East 0 5 £400 -11.11% 5
Hampshire +8 4 - -
Scotland -6 3 £375 -14.28%
Essex - 3 - -
Edinburgh -13 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Waterlooville - 2 - -
City of London +36 1 £388 +19.23% 1
Berkshire -1 1 £400 -11.11% 3
West Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -12 1 - - 1
Reading -16 1 £400 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -17 1 £450 +28.57% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 £375 -
Wembley - 1 £450 -
Tamworth - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1

Cisco Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (43.75%) CCNP
4 19 (39.58%) Firewall
5 14 (29.17%) Finance
6 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 11 (22.92%) BGP
7 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
8 10 (20.83%) OSPF
8 10 (20.83%) LAN
8 10 (20.83%) WAN
9 9 (18.75%) Network Security
9 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
9 9 (18.75%) F5
10 8 (16.67%) CCNA
10 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 7 (14.58%) CCIE
11 7 (14.58%) VLAN
12 6 (12.50%) Migration
12 6 (12.50%) Network Design
13 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
13 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (10.42%) CISSP
13 5 (10.42%) ITIL
13 5 (10.42%) ISDN
13 5 (10.42%) Palo Alto
13 5 (10.42%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (10.42%) Cisco UCCE

Cisco Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (2.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
1 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) Firewall
2 11 (22.92%) BGP
2 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (20.83%) LAN
3 10 (20.83%) OSPF
3 10 (20.83%) WAN
4 9 (18.75%) Network Security
5 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (14.58%) VLAN
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (10.42%) HSRP
7 5 (10.42%) ISDN
8 4 (8.33%) ATM
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (8.33%) H.323
8 4 (8.33%) MPLS
8 4 (8.33%) PPP
8 4 (8.33%) Wireless
9 3 (6.25%) IPsec
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) XMPP
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 6 (12.50%) Migration
2 6 (12.50%) Network Design
3 5 (10.42%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Presales
4 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.08%) Information Security
6 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.08%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.08%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (2.08%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.08%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
1 1 (2.08%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (43.75%) CCNP
3 8 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) CCIE
5 5 (10.42%) CISSP
6 3 (6.25%) CCSE
7 2 (4.17%) CCDP
7 2 (4.17%) CCSA
8 1 (2.08%) CISA
8 1 (2.08%) CISM
8 1 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
1 1 (2.08%) Snort
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.08%) Iperf
3 1 (2.08%) Proventia
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 9 (18.75%) F5
4 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
4 5 (10.42%) Palo Alto
5 4 (8.33%) Juniper
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.17%) McAfee
7 2 (4.17%) Verint
7 2 (4.17%) VMware
8 1 (2.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.08%) Avaya
8 1 (2.08%) CA
8 1 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) NetWitness
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec