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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 25 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 16 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.37% 6.02% -
As % of the Vendors category 12.12% 14.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 0
Average daily rate
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£429 £305 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.19%
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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
132 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 52.59% 40.36% 55.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 28
Average daily rate £400 £305 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £32.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.84% +71.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Juniper
2 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (30.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Solaris
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) IIS
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 4 (20.00%) IPsec
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (20.00%) Documentum
4 4 (20.00%) HPUX
4 4 (20.00%) Compuware
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) VPN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Documentum
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (20.00%) VLAN
3 4 (20.00%) IPsec
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (20.00%) OSPF
3 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (15.00%) TACACS
4 3 (15.00%) NetScreen
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) Intranet
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) BODI
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Transition Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Solaris
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) HPUX
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (20.00%) Time Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) CAFM
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CISSP
3 2 (10.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (5.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) GCIA
4 1 (5.00%) GCIH
4 1 (5.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) Juniper
1 6 (30.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (30.00%) F5
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (20.00%) Compuware
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) Brocade
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint