The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 27 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.31% 2.37% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 4.55% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £475 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +75.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
Cisco
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
180 154 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 49.59% 52.20% 44.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 64 47
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 20 15
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £32.50 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick 0 3 £250 -50.73% 2
Stratford-upon-Avon -1 2 £409 -4.94%
Leamington Spa - 2 £188 -
Nuneaton - 1 - -
Atherstone - - - -
Kenilworth - - - -
Studley - - - -
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Juniper
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) F5
7 3 (18.75%) Office 365
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
7 3 (18.75%) WLAN
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 3 (18.75%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) BT
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) ProxySG

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) VLAN
5 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) WLAN
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
7 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 2 (12.50%) BGP
7 2 (12.50%) IPv6
7 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (12.50%) Junos
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
7 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 2 (12.50%) FCoE
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Operations Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) DRM
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCSE
2 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
2 2 (12.50%) HP ASE
2 2 (12.50%) HP MASE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) ProxySG
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) BT
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) CA
5 2 (12.50%) Motorola
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Meraki
5 2 (12.50%) ScanSafe
5 2 (12.50%) Aruba
5 2 (12.50%) AirMagnet
5 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) NetScout