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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 51 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 23 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.96% 0.80% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 2.94% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £383 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.10% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £346 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £444 £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £293
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +19.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
Cisco Certification
UK

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
299 204 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 38.53% 27.06% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 116 66
Average daily rate £408 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.46% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% +36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £16.08 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £25.00 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 5 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 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
South Wales +6 12 £175 -54.24% 9
West Wales - 9 £333 -
North Wales - 2 £413 -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 22 (66.67%) CCNA
3 19 (57.58%) CCNP
4 14 (42.42%) Firewall
5 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
5 13 (39.39%) LAN
6 12 (36.36%) WAN
6 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
9 6 (18.18%) VMware
9 6 (18.18%) HP
9 6 (18.18%) Citrix
9 6 (18.18%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.15%) Wireless
10 5 (15.15%) Network Design
10 5 (15.15%) ITIL
10 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
10 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
10 5 (15.15%) Nortel
10 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (15.15%) Avaya
11 4 (12.12%) MS Office
11 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
12 3 (9.09%) F5
12 3 (9.09%) Linux

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 12 (36.36%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) BGP
6 2 (6.06%) MPLS
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) IPsec
6 2 (6.06%) SNMP
6 2 (6.06%) Multicast
6 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
6 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.03%) Softswitch
7 1 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MS Access
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Communications Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Support
4 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) CESG
2 2 (6.06%) e-Health
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
2 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Network Design
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) Service Management
2 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
2 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
2 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.06%) Coaching
2 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
2 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) CCNA
2 19 (57.58%) CCNP
3 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
4 12 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (6.06%) HNC
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (6.06%) CCENT
7 1 (3.03%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.03%) MCTS
7 1 (3.03%) CCSE
7 1 (3.03%) MCSE
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) HP
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) Nortel
5 5 (15.15%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 3 (9.09%) F5
6 3 (9.09%) McAfee
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.06%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.03%) Aruba
8 1 (3.03%) Ciena
8 1 (3.03%) Lumension
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Websense