The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 48 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 58 62 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.30% 3.80% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 9.63% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 11
Median daily rate £360 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £460 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.20 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
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 Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
464 644 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.37% 39.46% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 398 251
Median daily rate £389 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 11
Median hourly rate £13.38 £14.30 £33.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.77 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £27.50 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 71 (51.82%) Firewall
2 55 (40.15%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (33.58%) VMware
4 44 (32.12%) CCNP
5 36 (26.28%) Network Security
6 31 (22.63%) Citrix
7 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
8 28 (20.44%) BGP
9 27 (19.71%) CCNA
9 27 (19.71%) Windows
10 26 (18.98%) WAN
10 26 (18.98%) F5
11 25 (18.25%) Palo Alto
11 25 (18.25%) Linux
11 25 (18.25%) LAN
12 24 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (17.52%) Cisco Nexus
13 22 (16.06%) VPN
14 21 (15.33%) CheckPoint
15 20 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (14.60%) OSPF
16 19 (13.87%) Reverse Proxy
17 18 (13.14%) Enterprise Architecture
17 18 (13.14%) Intel Security
18 17 (12.41%) Vulnerability Management
19 16 (11.68%) Active Directory
19 16 (11.68%) EMC
19 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
20 15 (10.95%) Fortinet
20 15 (10.95%) Information Assurance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (4.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (2.92%) IIS
3 3 (2.19%) Apache
3 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (11.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.92%) Office 365
4 3 (2.19%) IaaS
5 2 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (51.82%) Firewall
2 36 (26.28%) Network Security
3 28 (20.44%) BGP
4 26 (18.98%) WAN
5 25 (18.25%) LAN
6 24 (17.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (16.06%) VPN
8 20 (14.60%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (14.60%) OSPF
9 19 (13.87%) Reverse Proxy
10 14 (10.22%) DNS
10 14 (10.22%) MPLS
11 13 (9.49%) FTP
12 12 (8.76%) Internet
13 11 (8.03%) EIGRP
13 11 (8.03%) SSL
13 11 (8.03%) VoIP
13 11 (8.03%) WLAN
14 7 (5.11%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (4.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.19%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.46%) MySQL
5 1 (0.73%) Big Data
5 1 (0.73%) Informix
5 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.73%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.65%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.73%) Hudson
3 1 (0.73%) JIRA
3 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 9 (6.57%) Games
2 5 (3.65%) Finance
2 5 (3.65%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.46%) iGaming
4 2 (1.46%) Legal
4 2 (1.46%) Retail
5 1 (0.73%) International Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (38.69%) Network Engineer
2 25 (18.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (15.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (10.95%) Technical Leader
5 11 (8.03%) Architect
6 10 (7.30%) Analyst
6 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Cisco Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) VMware Architect
10 6 (4.38%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Automation Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Network Support
11 5 (3.65%) Network Support Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) Senior Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) AngularJS
1 5 (3.65%) Node.js
1 5 (3.65%) React
2 2 (1.46%) LAMP
2 2 (1.46%) VXML
2 2 (1.46%) Web Services
3 1 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.73%) CCXML
3 1 (0.73%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.73%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.65%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (3.65%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.92%) IVR
3 4 (2.92%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.19%) DataPower
4 3 (2.19%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.46%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.46%) Clustering
5 2 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.46%) IBM XIV
5 2 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.71%) Windows
2 25 (18.25%) Linux
3 15 (10.95%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.57%) Unix
5 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.73%) CentOS
8 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (12.41%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (10.95%) Information Assurance
4 14 (10.22%) Network Design
5 10 (7.30%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.11%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (5.11%) Quality Management
8 6 (4.38%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (4.38%) DevOps
8 6 (4.38%) ITIL
9 5 (3.65%) BDD
9 5 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.65%) Open Source
9 5 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.65%) TDD
9 5 (3.65%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (2.92%) CAD
10 4 (2.92%) Migration
10 4 (2.92%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.49%) SQL
2 10 (7.30%) PowerShell
3 7 (5.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.65%) Ruby
5 3 (2.19%) PHP
6 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.73%) C
6 1 (0.73%) Java
6 1 (0.73%) Lisp
6 1 (0.73%) Perl
6 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (40.15%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (32.12%) CCNP
3 27 (19.71%) CCNA
4 13 (9.49%) CCIE
5 9 (6.57%) JNCIS
6 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.65%) CCDA
8 4 (2.92%) CCDP
8 4 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.19%) CCNP Voice
10 2 (1.46%) CCDE
10 2 (1.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.73%) CCSP
11 1 (0.73%) CCVP
11 1 (0.73%) CISSP
11 1 (0.73%) Degree
11 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.73%) MCSE
11 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (1.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) ISO22301
System Software
1 24 (17.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.68%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.11%) vCloud
4 5 (3.65%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.19%) Firmware
5 3 (2.19%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.73%) Docker
7 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.73%) Squid
7 1 (0.73%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.73%) vSphere
7 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Puppet
2 7 (5.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.38%) NetBackup
3 6 (4.38%) SCCM
4 5 (3.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (3.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (2.92%) OPNET
5 4 (2.92%) SCOM
6 3 (2.19%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.19%) Opsview
6 3 (2.19%) vRealize
7 2 (1.46%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.46%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.46%) Nagios
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.73%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.73%) WMI
Vendors
1 46 (33.58%) VMware
2 31 (22.63%) Citrix
3 29 (21.17%) Microsoft
4 26 (18.98%) F5
5 25 (18.25%) Palo Alto
6 21 (15.33%) CheckPoint
7 18 (13.14%) Intel Security
8 16 (11.68%) EMC
9 15 (10.95%) Fortinet
10 13 (9.49%) HP
10 13 (9.49%) Juniper
11 11 (8.03%) NetApp
12 9 (6.57%) IBM
12 9 (6.57%) Sourcefire
13 8 (5.84%) Symantec
14 6 (4.38%) Motorola
14 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
14 6 (4.38%) TippingPoint
15 4 (2.92%) BMC
16 3 (2.19%) Blue Coat
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