The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 25 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.12% 5.71% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% 11.54% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £284 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.40% +8.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £92.50 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 52 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 41.98% 49.52% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 25 37
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £280 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £431 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.25 £11.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (40.00%) VLAN
2 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) TACACS
3 3 (30.00%) Websense
3 3 (30.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) CEH
5 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) GCIA
5 1 (10.00%) GCIH
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Windows

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
1 4 (40.00%) IPsec
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) OSPF
1 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 3 (30.00%) TACACS
2 3 (30.00%) NetScreen
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Transition Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CEH
2 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) GCIA
2 1 (10.00%) GCIH
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (40.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Websense
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft