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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 11 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.25% 9.86% -
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 26.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £385 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
26 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 40.63% 36.62% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 6
Average daily rate £385 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Livingston +1 3 £385 +46.66%
Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 4 (57.14%) F5
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam
2 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) CCIP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Network Project Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Network Services Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Lean Six Sigma
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Six Sigma
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCDP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Crossbeam
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper