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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 19 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.52% 4.38% 2.30%
As % of the Vendors category 12.33% 6.90% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £273 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.61% -
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 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
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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
73 87 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 52.90% 63.50% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 12
Average daily rate £381 £381 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £202 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £433 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £55.68 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.16% +406.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Watford region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 (38.10%) NetApp
2 7 (33.33%) HP
2 7 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 5 (23.81%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
4 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) CLARiiON
4 4 (19.05%) Symmetrix
4 4 (19.05%) EMC Centera
4 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
4 4 (19.05%) Brocade
4 4 (19.05%) Celerra
4 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) F5
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) NAS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (4.76%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (19.05%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 1 (4.76%) DWDM
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.76%) ICMP
5 1 (4.76%) TACACS
5 1 (4.76%) Telnet
5 1 (4.76%) VRRP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Cabling Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CGI
1 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) CLARiiON
1 4 (19.05%) Symmetrix
1 4 (19.05%) EMC Centera
1 4 (19.05%) Celerra
1 4 (19.05%) Symmetrix DMX
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) NetApp
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) EMC
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
3 4 (19.05%) Brocade
3 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
3 4 (19.05%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (9.52%) Juniper
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Mitel
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
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