The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Prime skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Prime over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Prime (formerly Cisco Works)
Rank 133 111 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Prime 10 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.42% 0.085%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.26% 7.69% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £313 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -
Cisco Prime
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
307 130 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.79% 5.44% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 71 45
Median daily rate £391 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £486 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +59.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.87 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +9.09%

Cisco Prime
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Cisco Prime as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Cisco Prime Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Prime
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 Prime across the West Midlands region.

Cisco Prime Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Prime
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco Prime across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Cisco Prime Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco Prime
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 Prime across the West Midlands region.

Cisco Prime Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco Prime
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Prime within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 4 £325 -
Shropshire -34 3 £380 +21.60%
Birmingham -15 1 £325 +8.33%
Solihull - 1 - -
Cisco Prime
England

Cisco Prime
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Prime also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco Prime.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) BGP
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 8 (50.00%) CCNA
4 8 (50.00%) OSPF
4 8 (50.00%) Network Design
5 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (37.50%) Nokia
7 5 (31.25%) MPLS
7 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (31.25%) F5
7 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (25.00%) IOS XR
8 4 (25.00%) Change Management
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) NGN
8 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
9 3 (18.75%) CCNP
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
9 3 (18.75%) Network Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) BGP
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) OSPF
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (31.25%) BIG-IP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (31.25%) MPLS
5 4 (25.00%) IOS XR
5 4 (25.00%) NGN
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) SNMP
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Design Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
3 3 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (18.75%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCDP
6 1 (6.25%) CCIE
6 1 (6.25%) CCSE
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OpenView
1 1 (6.25%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (37.50%) Nokia
4 5 (31.25%) F5
5 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (12.50%) BT
6 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
6 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Splunk