The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 22 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 40 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.66% 5.77% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 13.56% 13.31% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £270 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £408 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.81
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.67%
Cisco
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
295 278 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.73% 43.37% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 172 144
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £52.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Swindon -3 13 £350 +28.44% 8
Corsham - 3 £275 - 1
Trowbridge 0 2 £453 +39.23% 2
Chippenham -2 1 £350 +59.09% 2
Malmesbury - - - -
Salisbury - - - - 2
Cisco
South West

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 42 (48.28%) Firewall
2 40 (45.98%) Security Cleared
3 36 (41.38%) Juniper
4 34 (39.08%) Windows
5 30 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 28 (32.18%) WAN
6 28 (32.18%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (29.89%) LAN
8 24 (27.59%) CheckPoint
9 23 (26.44%) VMware
10 21 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (21.84%) VoIP
12 19 (21.84%) Active Directory
13 17 (19.54%) ITIL
14 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
14 16 (18.39%) VPN
14 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
15 15 (17.24%) VLAN
15 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
15 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (16.09%) MPLS
16 14 (16.09%) McAfee
16 14 (16.09%) Wireless
16 14 (16.09%) DHCP
16 14 (16.09%) DNS
16 14 (16.09%) Finance
17 13 (14.94%) Video Conferencing
17 13 (14.94%) CCNA
17 13 (14.94%) Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
3 7 (8.05%) IIS
3 7 (8.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.15%) Apache
7 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
1 2 (2.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (48.28%) Firewall
2 28 (32.18%) WAN
3 26 (29.89%) LAN
4 19 (21.84%) VoIP
5 16 (18.39%) TCP/IP
5 16 (18.39%) VPN
6 15 (17.24%) VLAN
7 14 (16.09%) MPLS
7 14 (16.09%) Wireless
7 14 (16.09%) DHCP
7 14 (16.09%) DNS
8 11 (12.64%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (12.64%) IP Telephony
9 10 (11.49%) Network Security
10 8 (9.20%) WLAN
11 6 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (6.90%) SAN
12 5 (5.75%) Internet
12 5 (5.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (5.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.30%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Metasploit
General
1 14 (16.09%) Finance
2 11 (12.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.05%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 4 (4.60%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.45%) Military
6 1 (1.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.39%) Designer
3 14 (16.09%) Architect
4 11 (12.64%) Network Support
5 8 (9.20%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (9.20%) Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Designer
6 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Security Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Network Support Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) JSP
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
2 3 (3.45%) J2EE
3 2 (2.30%) Java EE
3 2 (2.30%) JSON
3 2 (2.30%) REST
3 2 (2.30%) Middleware
3 2 (2.30%) SOAP
3 2 (2.30%) XSD
3 2 (2.30%) WSDL
4 1 (1.15%) XML
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (12.64%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.60%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Open Source
4 3 (3.45%) Handset
4 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.30%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.30%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.08%) Windows
2 21 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.94%) Linux
5 9 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.20%) Windows XP
7 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (6.90%) Solaris
9 5 (5.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (4.60%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.30%) UNIX
12 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.05%) PRINCE
3 7 (8.05%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 6 (6.90%) Data Security
5 5 (5.75%) Network Management
5 5 (5.75%) Network Load Balancing
5 5 (5.75%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.60%) Project Management
6 4 (4.60%) Process Management
7 3 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.45%) Service Management
7 3 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.45%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.45%) Migration
8 2 (2.30%) Build Automation
8 2 (2.30%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) Perl
3 5 (5.75%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (45.98%) Security Cleared
2 30 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 28 (32.18%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (14.94%) CCNA
6 11 (12.64%) MCSE
6 11 (12.64%) CCNP
6 11 (12.64%) DV Cleared
7 6 (6.90%) RHCE
8 4 (4.60%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.45%) CCSE
10 2 (2.30%) CCSA
10 2 (2.30%) Degree
11 1 (1.15%) CCA
11 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.15%) CISSP
11 1 (1.15%) CCIE
11 1 (1.15%) MCSA
11 1 (1.15%) HNC
11 1 (1.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) JSP 440
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) COBIT
3 2 (2.30%) QA
3 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (21.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) Samba
4 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.30%) vSphere
7 1 (1.15%) NFS
7 1 (1.15%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.15%) XenServer
7 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.15%) Xen
7 1 (1.15%) Snort
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) SCCM
1 3 (3.45%) WSUS
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (41.38%) Juniper
2 24 (27.59%) CheckPoint
3 23 (26.44%) VMware
4 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.09%) McAfee
6 12 (13.79%) Oracle
7 10 (11.49%) Avaya
8 9 (10.34%) Nokia
9 8 (9.20%) Polycom
10 7 (8.05%) Citrix
11 6 (6.90%) F5
11 6 (6.90%) EMC
11 6 (6.90%) Sun
11 6 (6.90%) IBM
12 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
12 5 (5.75%) SonicWALL
13 4 (4.60%) Tandberg
13 4 (4.60%) Dell
13 4 (4.60%) SAP
13 4 (4.60%) Unisys
Wiltshire
X4 Group
Rate: £275 - 300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Corsham
Orgtel
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago