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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 36 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.56% 1.75% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.84% 4.29% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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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
137 70 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 60.89% 40.94% 54.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 26 41
Average daily rate £600 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £189 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £457 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £26.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 17 April 2015, 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 12 (63.16%) F5
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Juniper
3 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (42.11%) PMP
4 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 8 (42.11%) McAfee
4 8 (42.11%) Nokia
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Information Security
4 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
4 8 (42.11%) Cyber-Ark
4 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
4 8 (42.11%) Business Development
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Solaris
7 4 (21.05%) IIS
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) HP
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Documentum
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
4 1 (5.26%) TACACS
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Broadband
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) BODI
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Information Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Security Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) HPUX
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Information Security
2 8 (42.11%) Business Development
3 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) CAFM
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (42.11%) PMP
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) GCIA
2 1 (5.26%) GCIH
2 1 (5.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) F5
2 9 (47.37%) Juniper
2 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
3 8 (42.11%) McAfee
3 8 (42.11%) Nokia
3 8 (42.11%) ArcSight
3 8 (42.11%) Cyber-Ark
3 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
3 8 (42.11%) Blue Coat
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Compuware
5 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
6 2 (10.53%) LANDesk
7 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 1 (5.26%) IBM