The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 14 13 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.48% 7.37% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 25.00% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £388 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.65%

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.40% 29.47% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 24
Median daily rate £440 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% -6.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed