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 19 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.

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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 21 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.00% 4.79% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 10.50% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 9
Average daily rate
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£315 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.55% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £18.61 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% -22.00%
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
161 181 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 46.00% 45.59% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 104 115
Average daily rate £310 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.43 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £26.75 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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
Crawley +16 12 £375 +12.78% 2
Gatwick -4 2 - -
Horsham 0 1 £203 - 1
Worthing -7 1 £325 -6.47%
East Grinstead - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Chichester - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
3 16 (42.11%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (31.58%) Firewall
5 11 (28.95%) VMware
6 10 (26.32%) MCSE
7 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
7 9 (23.68%) CCNA
7 9 (23.68%) VPN
7 9 (23.68%) MPLS
8 8 (21.05%) VoIP
9 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (18.42%) Lync
9 7 (18.42%) WAN
10 6 (15.79%) CCNP
10 6 (15.79%) HP
10 6 (15.79%) Project Management
10 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
11 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
11 5 (13.16%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (13.16%) Avaya
11 5 (13.16%) Juniper
11 5 (13.16%) SAN
11 5 (13.16%) Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (18.42%) Lync
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) VPN
2 9 (23.68%) MPLS
3 8 (21.05%) VoIP
4 7 (18.42%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (13.16%) SAN
5 5 (13.16%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) ADSL
6 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.53%) Wireless
6 4 (10.53%) VLAN
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (5.26%) Network Security
8 2 (5.26%) OSPF
8 2 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Support Engineer
1 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
1 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Cabling Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Systems Support
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.63%) Junior
5 1 (2.63%) Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) IVR
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Network Management
3 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security Management
5 1 (2.63%) Security Management
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Information Security
5 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Logistics
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (26.32%) MCSE
3 9 (23.68%) CCNA
4 6 (15.79%) CCNP
5 4 (10.53%) MCSA
5 4 (10.53%) MCITP
6 3 (7.89%) MCTS
7 1 (2.63%) CCIE
7 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
2 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) Avaya
4 5 (13.16%) Juniper
5 4 (10.53%) Symantec
5 4 (10.53%) Riverbed
5 4 (10.53%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) EMC
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) BT
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat