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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 13 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.77% 15.38% 8.22%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 30.19% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Median daily rate £300 £485 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.14% +212.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
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
42 53 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 64.62% 50.96% 69.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 29
Median daily rate £300 £383 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £210 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.18 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £24.20 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -2 5 £325 +14.03% 1
Malvern +1 2 £225 -53.72%
Cisco
West Midlands

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) VLAN
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 8 (44.44%) CCNP
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Juniper
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) VMware
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix
8 5 (27.78%) DHCP
8 5 (27.78%) VPN
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) Unix
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) Network Security
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (22.22%) JNCIP
9 4 (22.22%) System Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (22.22%) HSRP

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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) VLAN
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (27.78%) DHCP
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) HSRP
7 4 (22.22%) NX-OS
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) NAS
9 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.56%) HTTP
10 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
10 1 (5.56%) SNMP
10 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 3 (16.67%) PDA
1 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) SUSE
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) System Testing
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 14 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 2 (11.11%) CCIE
4 2 (11.11%) CCVP
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 6 (33.33%) Juniper
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Avaya
6 3 (16.67%) 3Com
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Dell
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Trustwave
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat