The table below looks at the statistics for CiscoWorks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CiscoWorks over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco CiscoWorks
Rank 569 592 543
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -49
Contract jobs citing CiscoWorks 27 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.006% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.073% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £312 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+30.18% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4148 4110 3488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.78% 7.76% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 2426 1958
Average daily rate £400 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 147 176
Average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

CiscoWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CiscoWorks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CiscoWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Trend

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

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CiscoWorks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CiscoWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

CiscoWorks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CiscoWorks
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CiscoWorks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CiscoWorks
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CiscoWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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 +2 27 £350 -30.00% 5
London +14 13 £356 -28.75% 1
South West - 5 £360 -
West Midlands - 5 £316 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £313 -
Exeter - 3 £300 -
Telford - 3 - -
Devon - 3 £300 -
South East -2 2 £400 +50.94% 3
City of London - 2 £338 - 1
Bristol - 2 £360 -
Cobham - 1 £400 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 £345 -
North West - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £345 -

CiscoWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 32 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 28 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
5 26 (59.09%) MPLS
6 23 (52.27%) Firewall
7 20 (45.45%) BGP
7 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (43.18%) Wireless
8 19 (43.18%) IBM
9 18 (40.91%) HP
9 18 (40.91%) OSPF
9 18 (40.91%) Blue Coat
10 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
11 15 (34.09%) OpenView
12 14 (31.82%) CCNP
12 14 (31.82%) DNS
12 14 (31.82%) WAN
12 14 (31.82%) DHCP
13 13 (29.55%) EIGRP
14 12 (27.27%) Windows
14 12 (27.27%) VoIP
14 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
14 12 (27.27%) Aruba
14 12 (27.27%) F5
15 11 (25.00%) VMware
15 11 (25.00%) Websense
16 10 (22.73%) VRRP
16 10 (22.73%) DSL

CiscoWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CiscoWorks 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 CiscoWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (59.09%) MPLS
3 23 (52.27%) Firewall
4 20 (45.45%) BGP
4 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (43.18%) Wireless
6 18 (40.91%) OSPF
7 14 (31.82%) DNS
7 14 (31.82%) WAN
7 14 (31.82%) DHCP
8 13 (29.55%) EIGRP
9 12 (27.27%) VoIP
10 10 (22.73%) VRRP
10 10 (22.73%) DSL
10 10 (22.73%) Network Security
10 10 (22.73%) HSRP
11 9 (20.45%) VPN
12 8 (18.18%) WLAN
12 8 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (18.18%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Network Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Network Support
7 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Storage Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.27%) Solaris
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Network Management
1 8 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
2 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (13.64%) Information Security
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Network Design
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.55%) People Management
8 1 (2.27%) SIEM
8 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.27%) Change Control
8 1 (2.27%) Migration
8 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (31.82%) CCNP
3 12 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) CCNA
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.82%) CCSA
6 3 (6.82%) CCIE
7 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (34.09%) OpenView
2 10 (22.73%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.82%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.82%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 32 (72.73%) CheckPoint
4 19 (43.18%) IBM
5 18 (40.91%) HP
5 18 (40.91%) Blue Coat
6 12 (27.27%) Aruba
6 12 (27.27%) F5
7 11 (25.00%) VMware
7 11 (25.00%) Websense
8 8 (18.18%) McAfee
8 8 (18.18%) BMC
9 7 (15.91%) Fortinet
10 6 (13.64%) CA
10 6 (13.64%) Nokia
10 6 (13.64%) IronPort
11 2 (4.55%) Citrix
11 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.27%) Splunk
12 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
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