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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Nexus
Rank 117 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 17 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.64% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 3.97% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
Average daily rate £380 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £335 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
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
366 428 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.71% 15.99% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 228 120
Average daily rate £375 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £25.66 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.49% +60.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
Birmingham - 7 £400 -
Worcestershire -3 3 £380 -24.03% 2
Shropshire -34 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £208 -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 9 (45.00%) OSPF
5 9 (45.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) Juniper
6 8 (40.00%) CCNP
6 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (35.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) VoIP
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) EIGRP
9 5 (25.00%) Wireless
9 5 (25.00%) CCNA
9 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (25.00%) VLAN
9 5 (25.00%) F5
10 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) Change Management
11 3 (15.00%) MPLS
11 3 (15.00%) VMware
11 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (15.00%) H.323

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (45.00%) BGP
3 9 (45.00%) OSPF
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
4 7 (35.00%) LAN
5 6 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (30.00%) VoIP
5 6 (30.00%) VPN
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (25.00%) VLAN
6 5 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) H.323
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 3 (15.00%) SAN
7 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
8 2 (10.00%) IPv6
8 2 (10.00%) NX-OS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) CentOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Change Management
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNP
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CCDP
4 2 (10.00%) CCIE
4 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
5 1 (5.00%) CCVP
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) Avaya
6 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.00%) Nokia
6 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (5.00%) BT
7 1 (5.00%) Fujitsu
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Trustwave
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