The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 110 106 89
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 16 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 3.65% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £404 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.50
Cisco Nexus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
384 301 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.64% 13.01% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 122 105
Average daily rate £340 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 37
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -20.00%

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco Nexus Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Nexus
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Nexus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Shropshire -4 6 £294 -30.05%
Worcestershire +4 4 £500 - 1
Birmingham -6 2 - - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (88.00%) Firewall
3 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (72.00%) CCNP
4 18 (72.00%) F5
5 17 (68.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (68.00%) BIG-IP
6 16 (64.00%) CSS
6 16 (64.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 15 (60.00%) WAN
7 15 (60.00%) Fortinet
7 15 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (56.00%) SolarWinds
8 14 (56.00%) BMC
9 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
10 11 (44.00%) Juniper
10 11 (44.00%) OSPF
11 10 (40.00%) McAfee
11 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
11 10 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
12 9 (36.00%) CiscoWorks
12 9 (36.00%) MPLS
12 9 (36.00%) CCNA
13 8 (32.00%) IBM
13 8 (32.00%) VoIP
13 8 (32.00%) WLAN
13 8 (32.00%) BGP
13 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
13 8 (32.00%) Network Design

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) BIG-IP
3 16 (64.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 15 (60.00%) WAN
4 15 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (44.00%) OSPF
6 10 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 9 (36.00%) MPLS
8 8 (32.00%) VoIP
8 8 (32.00%) WLAN
8 8 (32.00%) BGP
8 8 (32.00%) DMVPN
9 7 (28.00%) LAN
10 3 (12.00%) Network Security
11 2 (8.00%) HSRP
12 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (4.00%) VLAN
12 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (4.00%) VRRP
12 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Network Support
2 5 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (32.00%) Network Design
2 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (28.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Service Management
4 6 (24.00%) Network Management
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
8 1 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) CCNA
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (24.00%) OPNET
3 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) F5
3 17 (68.00%) CheckPoint
4 15 (60.00%) Fortinet
5 14 (56.00%) SolarWinds
5 14 (56.00%) BMC
6 11 (44.00%) Juniper
7 10 (40.00%) McAfee
7 10 (40.00%) Blue Coat
8 8 (32.00%) IBM
9 6 (24.00%) Nokia
9 6 (24.00%) Riverbed
10 2 (8.00%) Remedy
11 1 (4.00%) Brocade
11 1 (4.00%) Sourcefire
Malvern, Worcestershire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £480.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 18 days ago