The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.68% 1.03% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 2.13% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.88 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +4.65%

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 47 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 40.18% 48.45% 59.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 23
Median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £238 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) Brocade
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Brocade
1 2 (28.57%) EMC
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
1 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto