The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Lothian region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 14 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.69% 12.50% 11.43%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 25.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 7
Average daily rate £123 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.76% +1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -4.65%
Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 54.24% 50.00% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 20
Average daily rate £355 £380 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cisco
Scotland

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Livingston -7 1 £123 -67.76%
Cisco
Scotland

Cisco
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Avaya
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (80.00%) Squid
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) UAG
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) VPN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Squid
3 3 (60.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
1 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds