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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 26 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Contract jobs citing Cisco 43 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.93% 4.29% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 17.13% 10.78% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 11
Median daily rate £325 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £149 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +38.23%
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
251 306 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 46.31% 39.79% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 181 182
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.70 £11.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.73% +23.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £18.00 £13.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +14 32 £325 +44.44% 2
West Wales +3 4 £550 +29.41%
North Wales - 1 £425 -
Mid Wales - 1 £140 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 39 (49.37%) Firewall
2 36 (45.57%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (35.44%) VMware
4 26 (32.91%) CCNA
5 25 (31.65%) Windows
6 23 (29.11%) WAN
7 20 (25.32%) LAN
8 19 (24.05%) Linux
8 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
8 19 (24.05%) CCNP
9 17 (21.52%) VPN
10 16 (20.25%) Citrix
10 16 (20.25%) ITIL
10 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
10 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
11 15 (18.99%) Windows Server
11 15 (18.99%) Internet
11 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
12 13 (16.46%) HP
12 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
13 12 (15.19%) SQL
14 11 (13.92%) VoIP
14 11 (13.92%) Wireless
15 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
15 10 (12.66%) Avaya
15 10 (12.66%) Juniper
15 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
16 9 (11.39%) HP Data Protector
16 9 (11.39%) Polycom

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.06%) Apache
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (16.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.39%) MS Office
3 4 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (49.37%) Firewall
2 23 (29.11%) WAN
3 20 (25.32%) LAN
4 17 (21.52%) VPN
5 15 (18.99%) Internet
6 11 (13.92%) VoIP
6 11 (13.92%) Wireless
7 10 (12.66%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (11.39%) DNS
8 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
9 6 (7.59%) DHCP
10 5 (6.33%) VLAN
11 4 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (5.06%) HTTPS
11 4 (5.06%) MPLS
11 4 (5.06%) SSH
11 4 (5.06%) Wireshark
12 3 (3.80%) BGP
12 3 (3.80%) IP Telephony
12 3 (3.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) MySQL
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.06%) IntelliJ
1 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.06%) JUnit
1 4 (5.06%) Maven
1 4 (5.06%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (12.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Front Office
3 1 (1.27%) Local Government
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Support Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Network Support
5 8 (10.13%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (6.33%) Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) Java EE
1 4 (5.06%) LAMP
1 4 (5.06%) SAML
1 4 (5.06%) Web Services
1 4 (5.06%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) Middleware
3 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Cryptography
1 4 (5.06%) PKI
2 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) CMDB
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) PDA
3 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
2 19 (24.05%) Linux
3 15 (18.99%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.13%) AIX
4 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) ITIL
2 10 (12.66%) Incident Management
3 8 (10.13%) Logistics
4 5 (6.33%) Migration
4 5 (6.33%) Resource Management
5 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.53%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (2.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.53%) Project Management
6 2 (2.53%) SDLC
6 2 (2.53%) Security Hardening
6 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.53%) Service Management
6 2 (2.53%) Test Planning
6 2 (2.53%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.27%) Change Management
7 1 (1.27%) Information Security
7 1 (1.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Java
2 4 (5.06%) Perl
2 4 (5.06%) PHP
2 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.06%) Python
2 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (45.57%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (32.91%) CCNA
3 19 (24.05%) CCNP
4 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
4 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
5 9 (11.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 8 (10.13%) CCVP
7 3 (3.80%) CCIE
8 2 (2.53%) CCDP
8 2 (2.53%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.53%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.27%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.27%) ISEB
9 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.27%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.53%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) HP Data Protector
1 9 (11.39%) Tivoli
1 9 (11.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (10.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (5.06%) Ansible
3 4 (5.06%) yum
4 2 (2.53%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.53%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.53%) SCCM
4 2 (2.53%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) VMware
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 16 (20.25%) Citrix
4 13 (16.46%) HP
5 10 (12.66%) Avaya
5 10 (12.66%) Juniper
6 9 (11.39%) Polycom
7 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
7 8 (10.13%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.33%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.06%) CA
9 4 (5.06%) F5
9 4 (5.06%) Oracle
10 2 (2.53%) BMC
10 2 (2.53%) PlateSpin
10 2 (2.53%) Remedy
10 2 (2.53%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.53%) Veeam
11 1 (1.27%) Aruba
11 1 (1.27%) Lumension
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