The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 49 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 35 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.89% 1.98% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 8.58% 5.22% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £341 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +36.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £216 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £15.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.60 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.32%
Cisco
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
408 268 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 45.33% 37.85% 47.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 159 150
Average daily rate £363 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 15
Average hourly rate £15.86 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.87% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.35 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £22.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Cisco
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +5 26 £300 -4.00% 8
West Wales +2 6 £440 +43.08%
Mid Wales - 3 £275 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Cisco 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.

1 46 (63.89%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (48.61%) CCNA
3 29 (40.28%) Firewall
4 28 (38.89%) CCNP
5 25 (34.72%) Security Cleared
6 21 (29.17%) WAN
7 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
8 19 (26.39%) LAN
9 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (23.61%) SC Cleared
11 13 (18.06%) ITIL
11 13 (18.06%) Windows
12 12 (16.67%) HP
13 10 (13.89%) Linux
13 10 (13.89%) VMware
14 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (12.50%) SAN
14 9 (12.50%) Tivoli
14 9 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (12.50%) Network Design
15 8 (11.11%) SLA
16 7 (9.72%) Juniper
16 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
16 7 (9.72%) Nortel
16 7 (9.72%) Citrix
16 7 (9.72%) Wireless
16 7 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
17 6 (8.33%) CCTV
17 6 (8.33%) VLAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.78%) ArcGIS
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) FileNet
4 1 (1.39%) nginx
4 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Office 365
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) Firewall
2 21 (29.17%) WAN
3 19 (26.39%) LAN
4 9 (12.50%) SAN
5 7 (9.72%) Wireless
5 7 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.33%) VLAN
6 6 (8.33%) Internet
7 5 (6.94%) DNS
7 5 (6.94%) BGP
7 5 (6.94%) VoIP
7 5 (6.94%) NAS
8 4 (5.56%) VRRP
8 4 (5.56%) MPLS
8 4 (5.56%) OSPF
8 4 (5.56%) HSRP
9 3 (4.17%) ISDN
9 3 (4.17%) VPN
9 3 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.39%) JMeter
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.39%) Selenium
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.39%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.39%) Gradle
2 1 (1.39%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (6.94%) Back Office
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Network Engineer
2 6 (8.33%) Architect
2 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (6.94%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (5.56%) Network Architect
5 3 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) Network Support
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.17%) Analyst
5 3 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 3 (4.17%) Consultant
5 3 (4.17%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (2.78%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) HTML
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
1 1 (1.39%) Spring
1 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.39%) Java SE
1 1 (1.39%) Spring MVC
1 1 (1.39%) jQuery
1 1 (1.39%) Drools
1 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.39%) HTML5
1 1 (1.39%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.39%) CSS3
1 1 (1.39%) JAX-RS
1 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) CCTV
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.78%) e-Health
4 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.78%) DataPower
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Windows
2 10 (13.89%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.33%) AIX
5 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Network Design
3 4 (5.56%) Migration
3 4 (5.56%) Service Management
3 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 3 (4.17%) Project Management
4 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.78%) TOGAF
5 2 (2.78%) ETL
5 2 (2.78%) UML
5 2 (2.78%) CRM
5 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.39%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.39%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) Python
2 1 (1.39%) Ruby
2 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.39%) C#
2 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 46 (63.89%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (48.61%) CCNA
3 28 (38.89%) CCNP
4 25 (34.72%) Security Cleared
5 17 (23.61%) SC Cleared
6 6 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (6.94%) CCIE
7 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.17%) CCDP
8 3 (4.17%) CCIP
8 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.78%) OCP
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.78%) MCITP
9 2 (2.78%) Degree
9 2 (2.78%) CCENT
10 1 (1.39%) BC Cleared
10 1 (1.39%) MCTS
10 1 (1.39%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) ISA Server
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
4 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 9 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.39%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 18 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.67%) HP
4 10 (13.89%) VMware
5 7 (9.72%) Nortel
5 7 (9.72%) Citrix
5 7 (9.72%) Juniper
6 6 (8.33%) EMC
6 6 (8.33%) McAfee
6 6 (8.33%) Avaya
6 6 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 5 (6.94%) F5
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle
9 3 (4.17%) Dell
9 3 (4.17%) Websense
10 2 (2.78%) Symantec
10 2 (2.78%) Nokia
10 2 (2.78%) BMC
10 2 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.78%) ESRI
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