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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 16 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 42 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.75% 5.30% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% 10.95% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 4
Median daily rate £448 £275 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.72% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £152 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £300 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -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
196 201 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.83% 48.43% 41.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 112 69
Median daily rate £500 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £194 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 16
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.50 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +7 34 £500 +100.00% 4
Doncaster - 2 £231 -
Rotherham -1 1 - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 36 (45.57%) F5
2 32 (40.51%) CheckPoint
3 31 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (31.65%) Firewall
5 24 (30.38%) Network Security
6 23 (29.11%) CCNA
7 22 (27.85%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (24.05%) LAN
9 18 (22.78%) WAN
10 17 (21.52%) CCNP
11 16 (20.25%) Windows
11 16 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (18.99%) SAN
13 14 (17.72%) SQL
13 14 (17.72%) VMware
14 13 (16.46%) Linux
15 11 (13.92%) Oracle
15 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
15 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
15 11 (13.92%) Multicast
15 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (12.66%) FCoE
16 10 (12.66%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (12.66%) KVM
16 10 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
16 10 (12.66%) NAS
16 10 (12.66%) SRDF
16 10 (12.66%) iSCSI
16 10 (12.66%) Xen

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 7 (8.86%) Apache
1 7 (8.86%) IIS
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle Coherence
1 7 (8.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
1 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) Firewall
2 24 (30.38%) Network Security
3 22 (27.85%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (24.05%) LAN
5 18 (22.78%) WAN
6 16 (20.25%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (18.99%) SAN
8 11 (13.92%) Multicast
9 10 (12.66%) FCoE
9 10 (12.66%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (12.66%) iSCSI
9 10 (12.66%) NAS
10 9 (11.39%) HTTP
11 8 (10.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (10.13%) Internet
12 7 (8.86%) Ethernet
13 5 (6.33%) DMZ
13 5 (6.33%) VoIP
14 4 (5.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 3 (3.80%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.86%) HBase
3 2 (2.53%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.53%) Informix
3 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) DB2
General
1 10 (12.66%) Banking
2 8 (10.13%) Finance
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Games
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (40.51%) Network Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (20.25%) Security Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) Architect
4 14 (17.72%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (12.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.33%) Junior
10 4 (5.06%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Junior Network Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Firewall Specialist
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Security Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Video Conferencing Technician
11 3 (3.80%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) XML
2 8 (10.13%) Middleware
3 7 (8.86%) HTML
3 7 (8.86%) Rendezvous
3 7 (8.86%) XSLT
4 4 (5.06%) Web Services
5 2 (2.53%) Dropwizard
5 2 (2.53%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (2.53%) REST
6 1 (1.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.06%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.53%) Clustering
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) RIA
3 2 (2.53%) Statistics
4 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.25%) Windows
2 13 (16.46%) Linux
3 10 (12.66%) Solaris
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) AIX
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) SUSE
6 1 (1.27%) Unix
6 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) Benchmarking
1 10 (12.66%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (10.13%) ITIL
4 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.59%) Service Management
6 5 (6.33%) Workflow
7 4 (5.06%) Change Control
7 4 (5.06%) Network Design
8 3 (3.80%) Project Management
8 3 (3.80%) Software Delivery
9 2 (2.53%) DevOps
9 2 (2.53%) High Availability
9 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.53%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.53%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.53%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (2.53%) Threat Detection
9 2 (2.53%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.72%) SQL
2 9 (11.39%) Java
2 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (29.11%) CCNA
3 17 (21.52%) CCNP
4 10 (12.66%) CCSA
5 9 (11.39%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (8.86%) CCSE
7 5 (6.33%) CCDA
7 5 (6.33%) CCDP
8 3 (3.80%) MCSA
8 3 (3.80%) MCSE
8 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.53%) Degree
9 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.27%) CCIE
10 1 (1.27%) CNE
10 1 (1.27%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.27%) Novell Certification
10 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.66%) Hyper-V
2 10 (12.66%) KVM
2 10 (12.66%) NFS
2 10 (12.66%) SRDF
2 10 (12.66%) Xen
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.80%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.53%) SCCM
3 2 (2.53%) SCOM
3 2 (2.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) F5
2 32 (40.51%) CheckPoint
3 14 (17.72%) VMware
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.92%) Oracle
5 10 (12.66%) EMC
5 10 (12.66%) Intel
5 10 (12.66%) NetApp
6 7 (8.86%) DataSynapse
6 7 (8.86%) IBM
6 7 (8.86%) Sybase
6 7 (8.86%) TIBCO
7 6 (7.59%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.06%) Cramer
9 3 (3.80%) Polycom
9 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.80%) Verint
10 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
10 2 (2.53%) Siemens
10 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds