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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 35 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 8 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.13% 4.59% 6.54%
As % of the Vendors category 8.08% 12.20% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +65.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £92.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +2.32%
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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
99 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 26.40% 37.61% 46.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 48 27
Average daily rate £475 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £100 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £623 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 8 (61.54%) LAN
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) BT
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) XenServer
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) TippingPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (15.38%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) Broadband
6 1 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Biometrics
1 1 (7.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenServer
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) BT
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Nokia
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 2 (15.38%) TippingPoint
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) ArcSight
4 2 (15.38%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 2 (15.38%) Toshiba
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Mercator