The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Nexus skills 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 Nexus over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 69 66 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 1.02% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 7.96% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £443 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.55% +42.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £20.09
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 113 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.01% 12.75% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 75
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco Nexus also 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 that cited Cisco Nexus.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Lisp
2 6 (75.00%) OPNET
2 6 (75.00%) BMC
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) DMZ
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (75.00%) WLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (37.50%) DMVPN
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) CCDP
4 3 (37.50%) Motorola
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco Nexus also 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 that cited Cisco Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) DMZ
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (75.00%) WLAN
3 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (37.50%) DMVPN
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) TACACS
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCDP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) CCSE
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) OPNET
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) TippingPoint
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) BMC
3 3 (37.50%) Motorola
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Radware
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ArcSight