The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 12 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 28 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.02% 3.44% 4.70%
As % of the Vendors category 16.87% 6.95% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 2
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£288 £223 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.21% -32.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £203 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £438 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £44.30 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.13% +205.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £32.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.58 £44.79 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+2.32% -3.37%
Cisco
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
166 187 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.56% 49.47% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 94 64
Average daily rate £315 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +91.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £10.46 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.64 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +16 18 £275 +34.14% 3
Doncaster +4 7 £335 +42.55%
Rotherham - 1 - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 12 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Wireless
3 10 (30.30%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (24.24%) IP Telephony
4 8 (24.24%) Internet
4 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix
5 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 5 (15.15%) XenApp
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (12.12%) MPLS
6 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
6 4 (12.12%) WAN
6 4 (12.12%) MS Office
6 4 (12.12%) VPN
6 4 (12.12%) DNS
7 3 (9.09%) SLA
7 3 (9.09%) IBM
7 3 (9.09%) DHCP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (30.30%) Wireless
3 8 (24.24%) IP Telephony
3 8 (24.24%) Internet
3 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 4 (12.12%) VPN
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
5 4 (12.12%) MPLS
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.09%) DWDM
6 3 (9.09%) GSM
6 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 3 (9.09%) SDH
7 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.03%) SNMP
8 1 (3.03%) OSPF
8 1 (3.03%) TACACS
General
1 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Back Office
2 3 (9.09%) German Language
3 2 (6.06%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Network Support
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 3 (9.09%) Server Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Support
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) CESG
2 3 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 3 (9.09%) Network Design
2 3 (9.09%) Change Control
2 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.06%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (6.06%) Network Management
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Logistics
4 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.03%) SIEM
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNP
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CIPD
4 1 (3.03%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (9.09%) MetaFrame
3 3 (9.09%) ISA Server
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.06%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
3 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) Cramer
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) NetApp
5 2 (6.06%) Nokia
5 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 2 (6.06%) Avaya
5 2 (6.06%) SonicWALL
5 2 (6.06%) Aruba
6 1 (3.03%) MobileIron
6 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.03%) Computacenter
6 1 (3.03%) BT
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