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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 46 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.93% 5.52% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 5.70% 13.29% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £335 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -27.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £154 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £490 £587
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+41.42% -12.50%
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
298 143 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.29% 41.57% 52.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 85 125
Average daily rate £393 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £185 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 27
Average hourly rate £15.63 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £24.60 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -6 5 £370 -22.10% 2
Worthing - 2 £213 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £320 -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) Firewall
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (21.21%) Lync
6 7 (21.21%) SCCM
6 7 (21.21%) Migration
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) CCNA
8 5 (15.15%) CCNP
8 5 (15.15%) IIS
8 5 (15.15%) Linux
8 5 (15.15%) LAN
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
9 4 (12.12%) VLAN
9 4 (12.12%) Riverbed

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.21%) Lync
4 5 (15.15%) IIS
5 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.03%) Apache
6 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Firewall
2 8 (24.24%) VPN
2 8 (24.24%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.12%) VLAN
5 4 (12.12%) SAN
6 3 (9.09%) RTP
6 3 (9.09%) H.323
6 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 3 (9.09%) MPLS
6 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.09%) VoIP
7 2 (6.06%) ADSL
7 2 (6.06%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.03%) ISDN
8 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.03%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Avaya Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
2 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Analytics
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Line Management
4 1 (3.03%) Web Development
4 1 (3.03%) WFM
4 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.09%) MCSE
5 3 (9.09%) MCDST
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.03%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Riverbed
3 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
3 4 (12.12%) Meraki
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
4 3 (9.09%) McAfee
4 3 (9.09%) Sophos
4 3 (9.09%) Avaya
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Dell
4 3 (9.09%) Rackspace
4 3 (9.09%) Panasonic
5 2 (6.06%) Mitel
5 2 (6.06%) Nortel
5 2 (6.06%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) Genesys
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) BT
6 1 (3.03%) AppSense