The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 22 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.29% 3.46% 1.62%
As % of the Vendors category 10.87% 6.29% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £360 - £186
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.36 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
Cisco
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 143 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 48.68% 55.00% 49.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 63 36
Median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £244 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.36 £9.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +70.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £11.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Load Balancing
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) Security Management
5 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (36.36%) Information Security
5 4 (36.36%) CISM
5 4 (36.36%) Avaya
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) CISSP
5 4 (36.36%) ISMS
5 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
5 4 (36.36%) Network Management
5 4 (36.36%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Service Continuity Management
6 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
6 3 (27.27%) Brocade

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Information Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security
3 4 (36.36%) ISMS
3 4 (36.36%) Network Management
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Continuity Management
3 4 (36.36%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCNA
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 3 (27.27%) CCDP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 2 (18.18%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Avaya
3 3 (27.27%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) Genesys
4 2 (18.18%) Verint
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL