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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 57 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 4 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.57% 0.53% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 2.11% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £410 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +152.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £334 £285
% change year-on-year
-2.54% +17.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.25 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-18.27% -27.90%
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
255 142 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.07% 25.31% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 79 69
Average daily rate £425 £350 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.16 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% -2.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.53 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £21.56 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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
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 6 March 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
South Wales 0 2 £300 -26.82% 7
North Wales - - - -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 14 (70.00%) CCNP
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) CCNA
5 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
5 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) WAN
7 5 (25.00%) Nortel
7 5 (25.00%) Avaya
7 5 (25.00%) Juniper
7 5 (25.00%) Network Design
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) CCSE
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (20.00%) F5
9 3 (15.00%) Change Control
9 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) Radware
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) Network Security
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (15.00%) CCSP
10 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
10 2 (10.00%) Wireless
10 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
10 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
10 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
10 2 (10.00%) McAfee

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Network Security
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) WLAN
6 1 (5.00%) RIP
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) VRRP
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.00%) HSRP
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 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Communications Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Support
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) CCNP
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CCSE
5 3 (15.00%) CCSP
6 2 (10.00%) CCIE
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 9 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) Nortel
3 5 (25.00%) Avaya
3 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) F5
5 3 (15.00%) Radware
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) Websense
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) Aruba
7 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
7 1 (5.00%) Lumension
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