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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 36 34 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Cisco 79 76 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.45% 4.90% 2.91%
As % of the Vendors category 15.67% 11.52% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 45 20
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £420 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £18.38
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +3.40%
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
504 660 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.76% 42.58% 40.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 439 315
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 12
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £9.74 £9.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.75 £17.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 61 (50.83%) Firewall
2 54 (45.00%) VMware
3 41 (34.17%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (29.17%) CCNP
5 31 (25.83%) VPN
5 31 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (25.00%) Windows
7 29 (24.17%) WAN
7 29 (24.17%) BGP
7 29 (24.17%) Network Security
8 27 (22.50%) Linux
9 26 (21.67%) LAN
10 25 (20.83%) OSPF
11 24 (20.00%) Palo Alto
12 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
13 21 (17.50%) CCNA
13 21 (17.50%) MPLS
13 21 (17.50%) CheckPoint
13 21 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (16.67%) Citrix
15 19 (15.83%) Data Centre
15 19 (15.83%) Windows Server
16 18 (15.00%) F5
17 16 (13.33%) Red Hat
18 15 (12.50%) Juniper
18 15 (12.50%) Fortinet
18 15 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (11.67%) HP
20 13 (10.83%) Internet
20 13 (10.83%) Games

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 9 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.33%) IIS
4 3 (2.50%) Apache
4 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.17%) Office 365
4 3 (2.50%) IaaS
5 2 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (50.83%) Firewall
2 31 (25.83%) VPN
3 29 (24.17%) BGP
3 29 (24.17%) Network Security
3 29 (24.17%) WAN
4 26 (21.67%) LAN
5 25 (20.83%) OSPF
6 21 (17.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (17.50%) MPLS
7 15 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (10.83%) Internet
9 12 (10.00%) SAN
10 11 (9.17%) Reverse Proxy
11 9 (7.50%) DNS
11 9 (7.50%) EIGRP
11 9 (7.50%) FTP
11 9 (7.50%) VoIP
12 8 (6.67%) IPv6
13 6 (5.00%) FWSM
14 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) MySQL
2 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.17%) Informix
4 4 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.83%) Big Data
7 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) QlikView
7 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.50%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.67%) Hudson
3 2 (1.67%) JIRA
3 2 (1.67%) Subversion
4 1 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (10.83%) Games
2 12 (10.00%) Finance
3 11 (9.17%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.67%) Electronics
4 8 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.67%) Marketing
5 3 (2.50%) Law
6 2 (1.67%) iGaming
6 2 (1.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (39.17%) Network Engineer
2 15 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 10 (8.33%) Architect
4 10 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 9 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Cisco Architect
7 7 (5.83%) Design Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) VMware Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Security Analyst
10 4 (3.33%) IP Engineer
10 4 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.50%) Node.js
1 3 (2.50%) React
2 2 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.67%) LAMP
2 2 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.67%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (4.17%) Clustering
3 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.50%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.67%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.83%) DataPower
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) PKI
7 1 (0.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.83%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.00%) Windows
2 27 (22.50%) Linux
3 19 (15.83%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.17%) Unix
6 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 9 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (6.67%) High Availability
3 8 (6.67%) Information Assurance
3 8 (6.67%) ITIL
3 8 (6.67%) Network Design
3 8 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 6 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (5.00%) Migration
5 5 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (4.17%) DevOps
5 5 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.17%) Project Management
5 5 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (3.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 10 (8.33%) SQL
2 7 (5.83%) Bash Shell
2 7 (5.83%) Perl
3 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.33%) Ruby
6 3 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) C
7 1 (0.83%) Java
7 1 (0.83%) Lisp
7 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (34.17%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (29.17%) CCNP
3 21 (17.50%) CCNA
4 9 (7.50%) CCIE
4 9 (7.50%) JNCIS
5 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.33%) Degree
7 3 (2.50%) CISSP
7 3 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.67%) CCDA
8 2 (1.67%) CCDE
8 2 (1.67%) CCDP
8 2 (1.67%) CCSP
9 1 (0.83%) CISA
9 1 (0.83%) CISM
9 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MCITP
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (25.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (6.67%) vCloud
3 8 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.50%) VMware Server
6 3 (2.50%) vSphere
7 2 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.83%) Docker
8 1 (0.83%) Squid
8 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.83%) XenApp
8 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) Puppet
2 6 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.17%) Opsview
3 5 (4.17%) SCCM
4 4 (3.33%) Nagios
4 4 (3.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (2.50%) Cacti
5 3 (2.50%) Graphite
5 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.67%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (1.67%) OPNET
6 2 (1.67%) Salt
6 2 (1.67%) SCOM
6 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (45.00%) VMware
2 24 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (17.50%) CheckPoint
5 20 (16.67%) Citrix
6 18 (15.00%) F5
7 16 (13.33%) Red Hat
8 15 (12.50%) Fortinet
8 15 (12.50%) Juniper
9 14 (11.67%) HP
10 12 (10.00%) EMC
11 10 (8.33%) Intel Security
12 9 (7.50%) NetApp
12 9 (7.50%) Sourcefire
13 8 (6.67%) SAP
14 6 (5.00%) BMC
15 5 (4.17%) IBM
15 5 (4.17%) Symantec
16 4 (3.33%) Dell
17 3 (2.50%) Veritas
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