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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 11 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 51 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.86% 7.87% 3.43%
As % of the Vendors category 19.77% 17.39% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £288 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +29.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £240 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 6
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £44.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.65%
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
258 161 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.90% 45.22% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 86 91
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 26
Average hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.02 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +2 43 £275 - 6
Rotherham +2 3 £300 -
Barnsley - 3 £225 -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 40 (55.56%) Firewall
2 30 (41.67%) LAN
3 27 (37.50%) Windows
4 25 (34.72%) WAN
5 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (25.00%) Linux
8 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 16 (22.22%) Windows 2000
9 16 (22.22%) ITIL
9 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 16 (22.22%) VB
9 16 (22.22%) IIS
9 16 (22.22%) NetApp
9 16 (22.22%) Red Hat
10 15 (20.83%) EMC
10 15 (20.83%) CCNA
10 15 (20.83%) .NET
10 15 (20.83%) JBoss
10 15 (20.83%) VoIP
10 15 (20.83%) Migration
10 15 (20.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 14 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
12 13 (18.06%) VPN
13 12 (16.67%) MPLS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 16 (22.22%) IIS
2 15 (20.83%) JBoss
3 9 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 9 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.94%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (55.56%) Firewall
2 30 (41.67%) LAN
3 25 (34.72%) WAN
4 15 (20.83%) VoIP
5 14 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
6 13 (18.06%) VPN
7 12 (16.67%) MPLS
8 10 (13.89%) VLAN
9 9 (12.50%) Wireless
10 6 (8.33%) SSL
10 6 (8.33%) SAN
10 6 (8.33%) Network Security
11 5 (6.94%) DHCP
12 3 (4.17%) DNS
12 3 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (1.39%) Internet
13 1 (1.39%) FirePass
13 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server
1 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 14 (19.44%) Migration Engineer
3 11 (15.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
6 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) IT Support
8 3 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Security Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.78%) Network Manager
10 1 (1.39%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Clustering
1 4 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.78%) Life Science
2 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
3 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Windows
2 19 (26.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.00%) Linux
3 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (22.22%) Windows 2000
5 16 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (20.83%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.94%) UNIX
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.22%) ITIL
2 15 (20.83%) Migration
3 10 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (13.89%) CAD
4 8 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.72%) Project Management
5 7 (9.72%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.17%) Network Design
9 3 (4.17%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.78%) Data Security
10 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (1.39%) Supplier Management
11 1 (1.39%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 16 (22.22%) VB
1 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.28%) SQL
3 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (20.83%) CCNA
3 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.33%) CCNP
5 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) CCDP
6 2 (2.78%) MCSE
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.78%) MCTS
6 2 (2.78%) MCITP
7 1 (1.39%) Degree
7 1 (1.39%) MCSA
7 1 (1.39%) CCIE
7 1 (1.39%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) XenServer
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
4 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Foglight
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.22%) NetApp
2 16 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 15 (20.83%) EMC
4 9 (12.50%) New Relic
5 8 (11.11%) Oracle
6 7 (9.72%) HP
6 7 (9.72%) CheckPoint
6 7 (9.72%) F5
7 3 (4.17%) VMware
7 3 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.39%) Dell
8 1 (1.39%) IBM
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
8 1 (1.39%) Juniper
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