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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 11 9 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Contract jobs citing Cisco 55 34 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.00% 10.03% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 21.91% 20.99% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 5
Average daily rate £286 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £221 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £315 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
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
251 162 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.20% 47.79% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 90 67
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.71 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 48 £300 +15.38% 5
Doncaster - 5 £150 - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (49.45%) CheckPoint
2 37 (40.66%) Firewall
3 36 (39.56%) F5
4 30 (32.97%) LAN
5 27 (29.67%) WAN
5 27 (29.67%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (28.57%) Blue Coat
7 19 (20.88%) CCNP
7 19 (20.88%) CCNA
8 18 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (17.58%) Network Security
10 14 (15.38%) Load Balancing
10 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 14 (15.38%) VPN
10 14 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
11 12 (13.19%) MPLS
11 12 (13.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 11 (12.09%) VoIP
12 11 (12.09%) ITIL
12 11 (12.09%) Windows
12 11 (12.09%) VLAN
12 11 (12.09%) Windows Server
13 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
13 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
13 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (10.99%) CAD
14 9 (9.89%) MS Visio
14 9 (9.89%) SIEM
14 9 (9.89%) QRadar

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (13.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
2 3 (3.30%) JBoss
2 3 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (40.66%) Firewall
2 30 (32.97%) LAN
3 27 (29.67%) WAN
4 18 (19.78%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (17.58%) Network Security
6 14 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 14 (15.38%) VPN
7 12 (13.19%) MPLS
8 11 (12.09%) VLAN
8 11 (12.09%) VoIP
9 10 (10.99%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (7.69%) Wireless
11 6 (6.59%) BGP
11 6 (6.59%) EIGRP
11 6 (6.59%) SSL
12 5 (5.49%) Internet
12 5 (5.49%) IP Telephony
13 4 (4.40%) OSPF
14 3 (3.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (3.30%) Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (49.45%) Network Engineer
2 21 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Network Specialist
5 9 (9.89%) Blue Coat Specialist
6 7 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Tester
8 4 (4.40%) Blue Coat Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Check Point Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Cisco Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (4.40%) Consultant
8 4 (4.40%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
1 3 (3.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) CESG
5 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Windows
1 11 (12.09%) Windows Server
2 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Unix
5 3 (3.30%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 11 (12.09%) ITIL
3 10 (10.99%) CAD
4 9 (9.89%) SIEM
5 8 (8.79%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 6 (6.59%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
8 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.30%) Migration
9 3 (3.30%) Network Design
9 3 (3.30%) Project Management
9 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.20%) Data Privacy
10 2 (2.20%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.20%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.20%) Process Management
10 2 (2.20%) Service Management
11 1 (1.10%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
2 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.30%) VB
3 1 (1.10%) C
3 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (29.67%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (20.88%) CCNA
2 19 (20.88%) CCNP
3 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
4 8 (8.79%) Check Point Certification
5 7 (7.69%) CCSA
6 4 (4.40%) CCSE
6 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.20%) CCDP
7 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.10%) vSphere
3 1 (1.10%) XenApp
3 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) QRadar
2 3 (3.30%) Foglight
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 45 (49.45%) CheckPoint
2 36 (39.56%) F5
3 26 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 12 (13.19%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.49%) HP
6 4 (4.40%) NetApp
7 3 (3.30%) Citrix
7 3 (3.30%) EMC
7 3 (3.30%) Juniper
7 3 (3.30%) New Relic
7 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.30%) VMware
8 2 (2.20%) Dell
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle
8 2 (2.20%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.10%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.10%) Meraki
9 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
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