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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Nexus
Rank 105 98 97
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 20 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.64% 4.56% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 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 £305 £374 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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
431 285 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.20% 12.19% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 115 104
Average daily rate £340 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +15.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £182 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 34
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.00 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -6.97%

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 6 May 2015.

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 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 -3 10 £313 -24.69%
Worcestershire +1 3 £500 - 3
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
3 17 (62.96%) F5
4 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (59.26%) BIG-IP
5 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 15 (55.56%) CSS
6 14 (51.85%) OSPF
6 14 (51.85%) Fortinet
6 14 (51.85%) SolarWinds
7 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
7 13 (48.15%) CiscoWorks
7 13 (48.15%) WAN
7 13 (48.15%) BMC
8 12 (44.44%) BGP
8 12 (44.44%) Network Design
8 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (40.74%) CCNA
10 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
10 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 9 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
11 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
11 9 (33.33%) Juniper
11 9 (33.33%) McAfee
11 9 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (25.93%) MPLS
12 7 (25.93%) CCDP
12 7 (25.93%) Nokia

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

For the 6 months to 6 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) BIG-IP
2 16 (59.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 14 (51.85%) OSPF
4 13 (48.15%) WAN
5 12 (44.44%) BGP
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (25.93%) DMVPN
7 7 (25.93%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) MPLS
7 7 (25.93%) VoIP
7 7 (25.93%) WLAN
8 6 (22.22%) LAN
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Design Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Network Support
3 4 (14.81%) Network Specialist
3 4 (14.81%) Monitoring Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Load Balancing
2 12 (44.44%) Network Design
3 9 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 9 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (25.93%) Network Management
5 6 (22.22%) Service Management
5 6 (22.22%) Network Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (55.56%) CCNP
3 11 (40.74%) CCNA
4 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) CCDP
6 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (22.22%) OPNET
3 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
2 17 (62.96%) F5
3 14 (51.85%) Fortinet
3 14 (51.85%) SolarWinds
4 13 (48.15%) BMC
5 9 (33.33%) McAfee
5 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 9 (33.33%) Juniper
6 7 (25.93%) Nokia
6 7 (25.93%) IBM
7 6 (22.22%) Riverbed
8 2 (7.41%) Remedy
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