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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 26 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 36 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.74% 9.34% 8.70%
As % of the Vendors category 15.52% 20.00% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 39 21
Median daily rate £400 £275 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.44%
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
232 255 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.00% 46.70% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 167 86
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 £250 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 23
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 32 £394 +43.18% 1
Doncaster - 1 £225 - 2
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 29 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (31.51%) F5
3 22 (30.14%) CCNA
4 21 (28.77%) Firewall
5 20 (27.40%) LAN
6 19 (26.03%) WAN
6 19 (26.03%) CheckPoint
7 18 (24.66%) Windows
8 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (20.55%) Linux
9 15 (20.55%) SAN
9 15 (20.55%) VMware
10 14 (19.18%) SQL
10 14 (19.18%) Oracle
11 13 (17.81%) CCNP
12 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
13 11 (15.07%) NetApp
13 11 (15.07%) Finance
13 11 (15.07%) Multicast
13 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
14 10 (13.70%) NAS
14 10 (13.70%) FCoE
14 10 (13.70%) Fibre Channel
14 10 (13.70%) SRDF
14 10 (13.70%) KVM
14 10 (13.70%) iSCSI

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 8 (10.96%) IIS
2 7 (9.59%) Apache
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.59%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.37%) nginx
4 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) Firewall
2 20 (27.40%) LAN
3 19 (26.03%) WAN
4 16 (21.92%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (20.55%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (20.55%) SAN
6 11 (15.07%) Multicast
7 10 (13.70%) FCoE
7 10 (13.70%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (13.70%) HTTP
7 10 (13.70%) iSCSI
7 10 (13.70%) NAS
8 9 (12.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (10.96%) Ethernet
10 6 (8.22%) Internet
10 6 (8.22%) Network Security
11 5 (6.85%) DMZ
11 5 (6.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 4 (5.48%) DNS
12 4 (5.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) Hadoop
3 7 (9.59%) HBase
4 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.11%) Couchbase
5 3 (4.11%) Informix
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) DB2
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.33%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Games
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.55%) Architect
2 15 (20.55%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (13.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Junior
7 5 (6.85%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Junior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Firewall Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Junior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.70%) XML
2 8 (10.96%) Middleware
3 7 (9.59%) HTML
3 7 (9.59%) Rendezvous
3 7 (9.59%) XSLT
4 4 (5.48%) Web Services
5 3 (4.11%) Dropwizard
5 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.11%) REST
6 2 (2.74%) Velocity
7 1 (1.37%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.48%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.11%) Clustering
3 3 (4.11%) RIA
4 2 (2.74%) Statistics
5 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 15 (20.55%) Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Solaris
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) AIX
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.37%) SUSE
7 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.37%) Unix
7 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.70%) Benchmarking
1 10 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.96%) Change Control
3 8 (10.96%) ITIL
4 6 (8.22%) Service Management
5 5 (6.85%) Workflow
6 3 (4.11%) Facilities Management
6 3 (4.11%) High Availability
6 3 (4.11%) Load Testing
6 3 (4.11%) Migration
6 3 (4.11%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
7 2 (2.74%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.74%) DevOps
7 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.74%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.74%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (2.74%) Network Management
7 2 (2.74%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) Java
2 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (39.73%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (30.14%) CCNA
3 13 (17.81%) CCNP
4 3 (4.11%) CCIE
4 3 (4.11%) MCSA
4 3 (4.11%) MCSE
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.37%) CNE
6 1 (1.37%) Degree
6 1 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.37%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
1 11 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (13.70%) KVM
2 10 (13.70%) NFS
2 10 (13.70%) SRDF
2 10 (13.70%) Xen
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.37%) Docker
5 1 (1.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (4.11%) OpenView
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) SCOM
3 2 (2.74%) SCSM
4 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) F5
2 19 (26.03%) CheckPoint
3 15 (20.55%) VMware
4 14 (19.18%) Oracle
5 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.07%) NetApp
7 10 (13.70%) EMC
7 10 (13.70%) Intel
8 7 (9.59%) DataSynapse
8 7 (9.59%) IBM
8 7 (9.59%) Sybase
8 7 (9.59%) TIBCO
9 5 (6.85%) HP
10 4 (5.48%) Brocade
10 4 (5.48%) Citrix
11 3 (4.11%) Acme Packet
11 3 (4.11%) Blue Coat
11 3 (4.11%) Polycom
11 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.11%) Verint