The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco PIX 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 PIX over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco PIX
Rank 119 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco PIX 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.095% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.63% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £294 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £290 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.00
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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
448 315 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.46% 14.89% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 153 143
Average daily rate £325 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 45
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -41.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Cisco PIX
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco PIX Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco PIX
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 PIX across the West Midlands region.

Cisco PIX Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco PIX
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 PIX across the West Midlands region.

Cisco PIX Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco PIX
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 PIX within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
Warwickshire -5 2 - - 2
Coventry - - - -
Cisco PIX
England

Cisco PIX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco PIX 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 PIX.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Packet Switching
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Splunk
4 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (33.33%) Netezza
4 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Informatica
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco PIX 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 PIX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Packet Switching
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCVP
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CITP
2 1 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Informatica
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Netezza
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) RightScale
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
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