The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 31 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 10 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.86% 2.92% 2.80%
As % of the Vendors category 5.68% 6.80% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 4
Average daily rate £125 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +10.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 147 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.29% 42.86% 55.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 83 70
Average daily rate £302 £360 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Cisco
Yorkshire

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 3 - - 5
Rotherham - 2 - -
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) NetApp
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) Aruba
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Avaya
6 3 (15.79%) Avaya Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) CCNP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) Wireless
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) PBX
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) SMTP
6 1 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (5.26%) FTP
6 1 (5.26%) PSTN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (10.53%) Data Management
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) B2C
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Avaya Certification
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCVP
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) NCDA
2 1 (5.26%) NCIE
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) VCAP
2 1 (5.26%) CCEE
2 1 (5.26%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Foglight
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) NetApp
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 5 (26.32%) HP
4 5 (26.32%) Aruba
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.79%) Avaya
6 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) NETGEAR
7 2 (10.53%) BMC
8 1 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) F5
8 1 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
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