The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank - 13 10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 5.56% 6.90%
As % of the Vendors category - 15.79% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £155 £155
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
Cisco
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 42.03% 35.19% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 28
Median daily rate £375 £170 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £155 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.20 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Avaya
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) 3Com
4 3 (42.86%) SUSE
4 3 (42.86%) PDA
4 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
4 3 (42.86%) Terminal Server
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) NAS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) NAS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) BGP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) HSRP
6 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 1 (14.29%) ISDN
6 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
6 1 (14.29%) OSPF
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Server Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Network Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) PDA
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) SIEM
1 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Avaya
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) 3Com
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds