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 15 April 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Consultant
Rank 574 528 553
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Consultant 23 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.029% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.031% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 14
Average daily rate £425 £438 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £281 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52312 44522 56141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.24% 92.52% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31727 25522 30906
Average daily rate £393 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2086 2215 2625
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%

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 15 April 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 30 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 15 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -72 21 £438 - 13
South East -8 7 £463 - 6
London -39 7 £475 - 5
Surrey - 2 £469 - 1
South West - 2 £450 -
East of England - 2 £308 - 1
West Midlands -10 1 £325 +13.04%
Scotland - 1 £350 -
West Sussex - 1 £225 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
Hereford - - - -
Kidderminster - - - -
Ledbury - - - -
Leominster - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Dartford - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Evesham - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oxford - - - -

Cisco Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (26.09%) Firewall
4 10 (21.74%) CCNP
4 10 (21.74%) LAN
5 9 (19.57%) WAN
5 9 (19.57%) MPLS
6 8 (17.39%) Wireless
6 8 (17.39%) CCIE
7 7 (15.22%) VPN
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (13.04%) Unified Communications
8 6 (13.04%) VoIP
8 6 (13.04%) OSPF
9 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.70%) BGP
9 4 (8.70%) WLAN
9 4 (8.70%) Avaya
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (6.52%) CCVP
10 3 (6.52%) Network Design
10 3 (6.52%) VLAN
10 3 (6.52%) F5
10 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
10 3 (6.52%) Network Architecture
10 3 (6.52%) CCNA

Cisco Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.09%) Firewall
2 10 (21.74%) LAN
3 9 (19.57%) WAN
3 9 (19.57%) MPLS
4 8 (17.39%) Wireless
5 7 (15.22%) VPN
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (13.04%) Unified Communications
6 6 (13.04%) VoIP
6 6 (13.04%) OSPF
7 4 (8.70%) BGP
7 4 (8.70%) WLAN
8 3 (6.52%) VLAN
8 3 (6.52%) Frame Relay
8 3 (6.52%) IPsec
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (4.35%) EIGRP
9 2 (4.35%) ISDN
9 2 (4.35%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.17%) Billing
2 1 (2.17%) Local Government
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) XMPP
1 1 (2.17%) XML
1 1 (2.17%) JTAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Solaris
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.52%) Network Design
1 3 (6.52%) Network Architecture
2 2 (4.35%) Network Management
2 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.17%) Logistics
3 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL
3 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.17%) Security Management
3 1 (2.17%) Validation
3 1 (2.17%) Migration
3 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) CCNP
3 8 (17.39%) CCIE
4 3 (6.52%) CCVP
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
5 2 (4.35%) CCDP
5 2 (4.35%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) CCDE
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) CCDA
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (4.35%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (2.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.70%) Avaya
3 3 (6.52%) F5
3 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.35%) Polycom
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.17%) IronPort
5 1 (2.17%) Verint
5 1 (2.17%) Tandberg
5 1 (2.17%) Aruba
5 1 (2.17%) EMC
5 1 (2.17%) Juniper
5 1 (2.17%) BMC
5 1 (2.17%) Nokia
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) AlgoSec