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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 30 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs citing Cisco 27 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.33% 4.21% 2.01%
As % of the Vendors category 13.50% 9.55% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 9
Median daily rate £350 £363 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £215 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £341
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.54%
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
200 398 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.05% 44.12% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 270 162
Median daily rate £363 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.86 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.18% +5.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.66 £11.78 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £21.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 23 £350 -3.44% 4
West Wales +1 2 £565 +28.40%
Mid Wales +3 1 £225 -18.18% 2
North Wales - 1 £338 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 38 (55.88%) Firewall
2 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
2 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
3 25 (36.76%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (33.82%) Windows
5 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
6 19 (27.94%) CCNP
7 18 (26.47%) WAN
8 17 (25.00%) CCNA
9 16 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (22.06%) LAN
11 13 (19.12%) Windows Server
12 12 (17.65%) VMware
12 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
12 12 (17.65%) Juniper
13 11 (16.18%) Avaya
13 11 (16.18%) VPN
13 11 (16.18%) Linux
13 11 (16.18%) Wireless
14 10 (14.71%) VoIP
14 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.71%) F5
15 9 (13.24%) ITIL
16 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
16 8 (11.76%) CCVP
16 8 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
16 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (11.76%) Polycom
17 7 (10.29%) Telecoms

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 2 (2.94%) IIS
1 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.47%) Mule
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) assyst
1 2 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (55.88%) Firewall
2 18 (26.47%) WAN
3 16 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (22.06%) LAN
5 11 (16.18%) VPN
5 11 (16.18%) Wireless
6 10 (14.71%) VoIP
7 6 (8.82%) DNS
7 6 (8.82%) NetScaler
7 6 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco IPT
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (7.35%) DHCP
8 5 (7.35%) TACACS
9 4 (5.88%) Network Security
9 4 (5.88%) OSPF
9 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
10 3 (4.41%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.47%) IntelliJ
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) JUnit
1 1 (1.47%) Maven
1 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.47%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 21 (30.88%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (20.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (10.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (4.41%) Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Rollout Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) VoIP Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) WAN Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (2.94%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 2 (2.94%) Avaya Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) LAN Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) Java EE
2 1 (1.47%) LAMP
2 1 (1.47%) SAML
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Windows
2 13 (19.12%) Windows Server
3 11 (16.18%) Linux
4 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL
2 3 (4.41%) Load Balancing
2 3 (4.41%) Project Management
3 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (2.94%) Change Control
3 2 (2.94%) ITSM
3 2 (2.94%) Scrum
4 1 (1.47%) DevOps
4 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (1.47%) Migration
4 1 (1.47%) Network Architecture
4 1 (1.47%) Network Design
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.47%) Security Hardening
4 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.47%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) Perl
2 1 (1.47%) PHP
2 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.47%) Python
2 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
1 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 25 (36.76%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (27.94%) CCNP
4 17 (25.00%) CCNA
5 8 (11.76%) CCVP
6 3 (4.41%) CCIE
7 2 (2.94%) CCDP
7 2 (2.94%) CCENT
7 2 (2.94%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.47%) CCIP
8 1 (1.47%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.47%) CISSP
8 1 (1.47%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.94%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.94%) XenApp
5 1 (1.47%) NFS
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (10.29%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.41%) SCCM
4 2 (2.94%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.94%) SCOM
4 2 (2.94%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.47%) Netcool
5 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.47%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.47%) yum
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) CheckPoint
2 12 (17.65%) Juniper
2 12 (17.65%) VMware
3 11 (16.18%) Avaya
4 10 (14.71%) F5
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.76%) Polycom
5 8 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.88%) CA
6 4 (5.88%) Citrix
7 3 (4.41%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.41%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.94%) HP
8 2 (2.94%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.94%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.94%) Meraki
8 2 (2.94%) Nortel
8 2 (2.94%) Remedy
8 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
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