The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Engineer
Rank 94 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Cisco Engineer 1 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.067% 0.79% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.84% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Average daily rate £125 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £318 £295
% change year-on-year
-3.54% +7.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £23.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+131.57% +13.09%
Cisco Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1407 1070 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.68% 93.94% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 761 570
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.34 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Cisco Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (81.25%) CCNA
3 13 (81.25%) Firewall
4 12 (75.00%) Network Security
5 10 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (50.00%) FCoE
6 8 (50.00%) BGP
6 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
6 8 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
7 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (18.75%) DMVPN
8 3 (18.75%) F5
8 3 (18.75%) OSPF
8 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
8 3 (18.75%) Internet
8 3 (18.75%) Lisp
8 3 (18.75%) WLAN
8 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 2 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (12.50%) WAN
9 2 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (12.50%) VoIP
9 2 (12.50%) MPLS
9 2 (12.50%) iSCSI

Cisco Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited Cisco Engineer in their job title 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 with Cisco Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Network Security
4 10 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (50.00%) BGP
5 8 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 8 (50.00%) FCoE
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
7 3 (18.75%) DMVPN
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) OSPF
7 3 (18.75%) WLAN
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 2 (12.50%) LAN
8 2 (12.50%) MPLS
8 2 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (12.50%) VoIP
8 2 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Lisp
2 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCSP
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) Graphite
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Opsview
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
2 3 (18.75%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Aruba
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
3 1 (6.25%) VMware