The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 8 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 15.15% 11.94% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 28.57% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £270 £123
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +120.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +38.23%
Cisco
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 27.27% 41.79% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 13
Median daily rate £388 £275 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston +4 4 £350 +29.62% 1
Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (75.00%) Avaya
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 6 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (50.00%) Squid
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL V2
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) UAG
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) F5

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL V2
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) CCIP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Squid
2 4 (50.00%) UAG
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Avaya
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) VMware