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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 17 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.73% 2.80% 3.62%
As % of the Vendors category 11.67% 5.00% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
Median daily rate £275 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £425 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £445 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
Cisco
Hertfordshire

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
120 80 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 66.30% 55.94% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 33
Median daily rate £300 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £331 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 27 September 2016, 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 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
2 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (33.33%) Local Government
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) CCNP
8 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (14.29%) BGP
9 3 (14.29%) Network Security
10 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
10 2 (9.52%) Aruba
10 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
10 2 (9.52%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
10 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (9.52%) OSPF
10 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
10 2 (9.52%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) VPN
3 10 (47.62%) DNS
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (9.52%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.76%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) DMZ
8 1 (4.76%) DWDM
8 1 (4.76%) Intranet
8 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
8 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 7 (33.33%) Local Government
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Network Support
3 4 (19.05%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Mac Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNA
3 6 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCSA
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Casper Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) CheckPoint
1 16 (76.19%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) Aruba
2 2 (9.52%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Brocade
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
3 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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