The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Sussex region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 25 23 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Cisco 20 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.75% 5.38% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 11.36% 10.82% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £283 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.21 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 194 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.57% 49.74% 36.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 117 110
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £579 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 5
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.44 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £36.78 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +10 14 £375 +20.96% 3
Horsham +1 1 £203 -
Worthing - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 1
Bognor Regis - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Chichester - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) Firewall
3 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
5 13 (31.71%) VMware
6 12 (29.27%) CCNP
6 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
8 10 (24.39%) MCSE
8 10 (24.39%) ITIL
8 10 (24.39%) VPN
8 10 (24.39%) MPLS
8 10 (24.39%) VLAN
9 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (21.95%) CCNA
10 8 (19.51%) VoIP
10 8 (19.51%) Linux
10 8 (19.51%) LAN
10 8 (19.51%) Lync
10 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (17.07%) Wireless
11 7 (17.07%) OSPF
11 7 (17.07%) Project Management
11 7 (17.07%) Avaya
11 7 (17.07%) Juniper
11 7 (17.07%) WAN
12 6 (14.63%) HP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (19.51%) Lync
2 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) Firewall
2 10 (24.39%) VLAN
2 10 (24.39%) VPN
2 10 (24.39%) MPLS
3 8 (19.51%) LAN
3 8 (19.51%) VoIP
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (17.07%) Wireless
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.07%) WAN
4 7 (17.07%) OSPF
5 6 (14.63%) BGP
5 6 (14.63%) SAN
6 5 (12.20%) DMZ
7 4 (9.76%) WLAN
7 4 (9.76%) ADSL
7 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Network Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Support
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (2.44%) VoIP Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Lead Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) Network Design
3 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
4 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.76%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security Management
7 1 (2.44%) Security Management
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Logistics
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (29.27%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) MCSE
4 9 (21.95%) CCNA
5 4 (9.76%) MCSA
5 4 (9.76%) CCIE
5 4 (9.76%) MCITP
6 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) MCTS
7 1 (2.44%) DCSE
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) Dell Certification
7 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Avaya
3 7 (17.07%) Juniper
4 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Symantec
5 4 (9.76%) ProCurve
5 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
6 3 (7.32%) BT
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Aruba
8 1 (2.44%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat