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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 46 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Cisco 56 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.20% 2.49% 3.11%
As % of the Vendors category 9.66% 5.54% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £281 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £167 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £428 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -10.00%
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
580 523 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.54% 44.85% 39.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 349 147
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £496 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 13
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £10.90 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.80 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco 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.

1 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (43.82%) Firewall
3 29 (32.58%) CCNP
4 25 (28.09%) ITIL
5 24 (26.97%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (25.84%) CCNA
7 20 (22.47%) BGP
8 19 (21.35%) Windows
8 19 (21.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (19.10%) LAN
9 17 (19.10%) VMware
9 17 (19.10%) F5
10 16 (17.98%) Splunk
10 16 (17.98%) Workflow
10 16 (17.98%) Service Management
10 16 (17.98%) Smartcard
10 16 (17.98%) WAN
11 15 (16.85%) EIGRP
11 15 (16.85%) CentOS
11 15 (16.85%) Network Design
12 14 (15.73%) MPLS
12 14 (15.73%) HP
13 13 (14.61%) CCDP
13 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
13 13 (14.61%) SSL
13 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
13 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
14 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
14 12 (13.48%) LDAP
14 12 (13.48%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.74%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (4.49%) Apache
3 4 (4.49%) Lync
4 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.12%) Node.js
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 39 (43.82%) Firewall
2 24 (26.97%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (22.47%) BGP
4 19 (21.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (19.10%) LAN
6 16 (17.98%) WAN
7 15 (16.85%) EIGRP
8 14 (15.73%) MPLS
9 13 (14.61%) SSL
10 12 (13.48%) LDAP
11 10 (11.24%) WLAN
11 10 (11.24%) SAN
11 10 (11.24%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 9 (10.11%) OSPF
13 7 (7.87%) DMVPN
13 7 (7.87%) VPN
13 7 (7.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (6.74%) VoIP
15 5 (5.62%) Junos
15 5 (5.62%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (6.74%) Pentaho
1 6 (6.74%) NoSQL
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.49%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.37%) Informix
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.74%) JUnit
2 6 (6.74%) JMeter
2 6 (6.74%) Subversion
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) QUnit
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.62%) Retail
2 4 (4.49%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Billing
3 3 (3.37%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Law
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Network Engineer
2 8 (8.99%) Designer
3 7 (7.87%) Network Design Engineer
3 7 (7.87%) Design Engineer
4 6 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
4 6 (6.74%) Technical Support
4 6 (6.74%) Developer
4 6 (6.74%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Network Designer
6 4 (4.49%) Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Architect
7 3 (3.37%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.37%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.25%) Support Technician
8 2 (2.25%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) JSON
1 8 (8.99%) REST
2 6 (6.74%) Apache Camel
2 6 (6.74%) J2EE
2 6 (6.74%) XML
2 6 (6.74%) Hibernate
2 6 (6.74%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (6.74%) JRules
2 6 (6.74%) Ajax
2 6 (6.74%) jQuery
2 6 (6.74%) JPA
2 6 (6.74%) Mustache
2 6 (6.74%) Drools
3 3 (3.37%) .NET
4 2 (2.25%) HTML
4 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.25%) CSS
4 2 (2.25%) SOAP
4 2 (2.25%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Smartcard
2 6 (6.74%) PKI
2 6 (6.74%) Open Source
3 4 (4.49%) IBM XIV
3 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
5 2 (2.25%) PDA
5 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.25%) Wiki
6 1 (1.12%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Windows
2 15 (16.85%) CentOS
3 11 (12.36%) UNIX
4 10 (11.24%) Linux
5 9 (10.11%) Ubuntu
6 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.09%) ITIL
2 16 (17.98%) Workflow
2 16 (17.98%) Service Management
3 15 (16.85%) Network Design
4 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.87%) Migration
6 6 (6.74%) MVC
6 6 (6.74%) TDD
7 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.49%) Change Management
7 4 (4.49%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.49%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.37%) Change Control
8 3 (3.37%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.37%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.37%) Project Management
8 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.25%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.48%) SQL
2 10 (11.24%) PHP
2 10 (11.24%) Lisp
3 8 (8.99%) C#
4 6 (6.74%) Python
4 6 (6.74%) Java
4 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (44.94%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (32.58%) CCNP
3 23 (25.84%) CCNA
4 13 (14.61%) CCDP
4 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
5 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
6 7 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (7.87%) CCIE
7 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.62%) CCSA
8 5 (5.62%) MCSE
9 4 (4.49%) CCDA
9 4 (4.49%) MCSA
10 3 (3.37%) BC Cleared
10 3 (3.37%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.37%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.25%) CISSP
11 2 (2.25%) CCSE
11 2 (2.25%) VCAP
11 2 (2.25%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) OPNET
2 6 (6.74%) OpenIDM
2 6 (6.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.49%) Nagios
4 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.12%) Cacti
5 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.12%) Graphite
5 1 (1.12%) Opsview
5 1 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) VMware
1 17 (19.10%) F5
2 16 (17.98%) Splunk
3 14 (15.73%) HP
4 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
5 10 (11.24%) TippingPoint
6 9 (10.11%) Blue Coat
6 9 (10.11%) BMC
7 8 (8.99%) CheckPoint
8 6 (6.74%) Juniper
9 5 (5.62%) Motorola
10 4 (4.49%) IBM
10 4 (4.49%) Citrix
11 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.37%) Remedy
11 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow
12 2 (2.25%) Nortel
12 2 (2.25%) Oracle
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