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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 21 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 28 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.01% 2.54% 3.09%
As % of the Vendors category 12.61% 5.14% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 10
Average daily rate
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£275 £125 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -64.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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
222 175 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.64% 49.30% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 100 87
Average daily rate £300 £309 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% -14.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +14 19 £275 - 2
Doncaster - 2 £288 -
Rotherham - - - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (52.24%) Firewall
2 34 (50.75%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (43.28%) CCNP
4 25 (37.31%) CheckPoint
5 24 (35.82%) DNS
5 24 (35.82%) Load Balancing
6 21 (31.34%) CCNA
7 17 (25.37%) WAN
8 16 (23.88%) EIGRP
9 14 (20.90%) F5
10 13 (19.40%) BGP
10 13 (19.40%) Windows
11 10 (14.93%) Banking
12 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
12 9 (13.43%) Linux
13 8 (11.94%) NetApp
13 8 (11.94%) Wireless
14 7 (10.45%) VMware
14 7 (10.45%) HP
14 7 (10.45%) EMC
15 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (8.96%) IIS
15 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
15 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
15 6 (8.96%) Migration
15 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
15 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
16 5 (7.46%) SQL
16 5 (7.46%) Oracle

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (8.96%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.99%) Lync
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (52.24%) Firewall
2 24 (35.82%) DNS
3 17 (25.37%) WAN
4 16 (23.88%) EIGRP
5 13 (19.40%) BGP
6 8 (11.94%) Wireless
7 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (7.46%) LAN
9 4 (5.97%) VoIP
9 4 (5.97%) DHCP
9 4 (5.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (4.48%) MPLS
10 3 (4.48%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.99%) HTTP
11 2 (2.99%) IPv4
11 2 (2.99%) SAN
11 2 (2.99%) Multicast
11 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.99%) NAS
11 2 (2.99%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) HBase
3 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) DB2
General
1 10 (14.93%) Banking
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.88%) Analyst
3 14 (20.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (19.40%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Network Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Data Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Administrator
8 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Rollout Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Project Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Firewall Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Principal Security Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) XSLT
2 2 (2.99%) Rendezvous
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.49%) NHS
1 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 2000
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Load Balancing
2 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.96%) Migration
4 4 (5.97%) ITIL
4 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.99%) Benchmarking
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.49%) Network Management
7 1 (1.49%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.49%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (1.49%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.46%) SQL
3 4 (5.97%) VB
3 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (43.28%) CCNP
3 21 (31.34%) CCNA
4 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) CCIE
6 1 (1.49%) CIPD
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) NFS
3 2 (2.99%) Xen
3 2 (2.99%) SRDF
3 2 (2.99%) KVM
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) XenServer
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.48%) Foglight
3 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (37.31%) CheckPoint
2 14 (20.90%) F5
3 8 (11.94%) NetApp
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) HP
4 7 (10.45%) EMC
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.48%) Websense
7 3 (4.48%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.48%) IBM
7 3 (4.48%) New Relic
8 2 (2.99%) Intel
8 2 (2.99%) DataSynapse
8 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.49%) Citrix
9 1 (1.49%) Sybase