The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 6 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 44 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing Cisco 15 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.88% 6.12% 4.90%
As % of the Vendors category 6.28% 12.14% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £268 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -19.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £160 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £393 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £27.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.04%
Cisco
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
239 173 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 45.96% 50.44% 52.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 117
Average daily rate £375 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £203 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £453 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% -31.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £14.90 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
Crawley -8 8 £406 +23.10% 2
Worthing - 3 £120 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cisco 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.

1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) WAN
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (29.73%) LAN
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
4 11 (29.73%) ITIL
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (24.32%) SQL
7 8 (21.62%) DNS
7 8 (21.62%) Firewall
7 8 (21.62%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) Migration
8 7 (18.92%) SCCM
8 7 (18.92%) VPN
8 7 (18.92%) CCNP
8 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
8 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
9 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (13.51%) McAfee
10 5 (13.51%) Sophos
10 5 (13.51%) MCSE
10 5 (13.51%) IIS
10 5 (13.51%) Dell
10 5 (13.51%) Time Management
10 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.51%) Lync
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) WAN
2 11 (29.73%) LAN
3 8 (21.62%) DNS
3 8 (21.62%) Firewall
4 7 (18.92%) VPN
5 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.81%) SAN
5 4 (10.81%) MPLS
6 3 (8.11%) RTP
6 3 (8.11%) H.323
6 3 (8.11%) Internet
6 3 (8.11%) VoIP
7 2 (5.41%) ADSL
7 2 (5.41%) DHCP
7 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
8 1 (2.70%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Rollout Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Network Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Network Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) iSeries
3 2 (5.41%) BYOD
3 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.11%) UNIX
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
3 5 (13.51%) Time Management
4 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) CCNP
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.51%) MCDST
4 5 (13.51%) MCSE
4 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.81%) CCDP
6 3 (8.11%) CCNA
7 2 (5.41%) CCIE
8 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.41%) PMBOK
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 5 (13.51%) McAfee
3 5 (13.51%) Sophos
3 5 (13.51%) Dell
3 5 (13.51%) Panasonic
4 4 (10.81%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 3 (8.11%) Avaya
5 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) Meraki
6 2 (5.41%) Juniper
6 2 (5.41%) Nortel
6 2 (5.41%) Mitel
7 1 (2.70%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.70%) AppSense
7 1 (2.70%) BT
7 1 (2.70%) 3Com