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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 26 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 9 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.91% 3.59% 5.34%
As % of the Vendors category 6.87% 7.80% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate
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£338 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £263 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £485 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £44.60 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.24% +183.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £43.10 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £44.82 £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 141 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.39% 46.08% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 73 65
Average daily rate £338 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 23
Average hourly rate £15.19 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.25% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.64 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 31 July 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 +1 6 £325 - 10
Rotherham - 1 - - 1
Doncaster - - - - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Aruba
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (16.67%) CentOS
5 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Foglight
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Billing
6 2 (11.11%) Data Management
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) SNMP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) TACACS
3 1 (5.56%) SSH
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Data Management
2 2 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) ITSM
3 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Analytics
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Avaya Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (16.67%) NetApp
4 3 (16.67%) EMC
4 3 (16.67%) Aruba
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Avaya
5 2 (11.11%) BMC
6 1 (5.56%) BT
6 1 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Computacenter
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