The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 54 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.46% 1.62% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.39% 5.56% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.81% -30.15%
Cisco Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
228 144 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.28% 29.21% 30.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 66 60
Average daily rate £450 £356 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.40% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £520 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 17
Average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.35 £16.16 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 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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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
South Wales -14 5 £325 -20.73% 8
West Wales - 5 £413 -
North Wales - - - -
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Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CCNP
3 12 (60.00%) LAN
4 10 (50.00%) WAN
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (35.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Juniper
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) F5
8 5 (25.00%) Network Design
9 4 (20.00%) CCSE
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (20.00%) CCIE
10 3 (15.00%) CCSP
10 3 (15.00%) Radware
10 3 (15.00%) Nortel
10 3 (15.00%) Avaya
10 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.00%) Riverbed
10 3 (15.00%) Network Security
10 3 (15.00%) Change Control
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
11 2 (10.00%) Brocade
11 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) LAN
2 10 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.00%) WAAS
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) WLAN
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) RIP
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Communications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CCSE
4 4 (20.00%) CCIE
5 3 (15.00%) CCSP
6 2 (10.00%) CCDP
7 1 (5.00%) HNC
7 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
3 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Radware
5 3 (15.00%) Nortel
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya
5 3 (15.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.00%) Brocade
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Websense
7 1 (5.00%) Aruba
7 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.00%) Lumension