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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 23 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 36 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.95% 10.62% 11.46%
As % of the Vendors category 22.36% 21.57% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 27
Median daily rate £295 £289 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +11.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £167 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.38 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.89% +33.52%

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
161 255 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 31.08% 49.23% 49.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 162 91
Median daily rate £350 £378 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £9.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.07 £8.90 £9.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £16.30 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -14 24 £300 +1.69% 3
Doncaster +1 4 £225 +36.36% 1
Rotherham - 3 £273 - 1
Barnsley - 2 £300 -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 32 (45.07%) F5
2 31 (43.66%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (39.44%) CheckPoint
4 23 (32.39%) Firewall
5 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (26.76%) Brocade
7 18 (25.35%) CCNA
7 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
7 18 (25.35%) Migration
8 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
9 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (21.13%) VMware
10 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
11 14 (19.72%) CCNP
12 11 (15.49%) NetScaler
13 10 (14.08%) Blue Coat
13 10 (14.08%) Oracle
13 10 (14.08%) MS Office
14 9 (12.68%) Acme Packet
15 8 (11.27%) FCoE
15 8 (11.27%) NX-OS
15 8 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (11.27%) Windows
15 8 (11.27%) LAN
16 7 (9.86%) WAN
16 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Storage
17 6 (8.45%) Change Control
17 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (8.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (43.66%) Cisco ASA
2 23 (32.39%) Firewall
3 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (15.49%) NetScaler
5 8 (11.27%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (11.27%) FCoE
5 8 (11.27%) LAN
5 8 (11.27%) NX-OS
6 7 (9.86%) WAN
7 6 (8.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (8.45%) SAN
8 5 (7.04%) DHCP
8 5 (7.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (7.04%) Wireless
9 4 (5.63%) BGP
9 4 (5.63%) Network Security
9 4 (5.63%) WLAN
10 3 (4.23%) Ethernet
10 3 (4.23%) NAS
10 3 (4.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.82%) Couchbase
3 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.82%) Informix
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) HBase
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Network Engineer
2 18 (25.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (18.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Network Specialist
4 5 (7.04%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Architect
5 4 (5.63%) Designer
5 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (5.63%) Network Designer
5 4 (5.63%) Security Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) Telecoms Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Administrator
6 3 (4.23%) Network Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (4.23%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) XMPP
2 3 (4.23%) Velocity
2 3 (4.23%) XML
3 2 (2.82%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.82%) Dropwizard
3 2 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (2.82%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) LAMP
4 1 (1.41%) Middleware
4 1 (1.41%) Rendezvous
4 1 (1.41%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.41%) WAP
4 1 (1.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.23%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.82%) RIA
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.04%) Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.23%) Unix
5 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.41%) Solaris
6 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Migration
2 6 (8.45%) Change Control
2 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.04%) Facilities Management
3 5 (7.04%) High Availability
4 4 (5.63%) Network Design
4 4 (5.63%) Network Management
5 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.82%) CRM
5 2 (2.82%) Load Testing
5 2 (2.82%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (2.82%) Security Architecture
5 2 (2.82%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (1.41%) DevOps
6 1 (1.41%) Fault Analysis
6 1 (1.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (1.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.41%) SIEM
6 1 (1.41%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.41%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.23%) Java
1 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
1 3 (4.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (25.35%) CCNA
3 14 (19.72%) CCNP
4 3 (4.23%) CCIE
4 3 (4.23%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.82%) CCDP
6 1 (1.41%) CCDA
6 1 (1.41%) CCVP
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) vSphere
4 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.41%) Docker
5 1 (1.41%) KVM
5 1 (1.41%) NFS
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.41%) Squid
5 1 (1.41%) SRDF
5 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.41%) Xen
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) OpenView
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.41%) DameWare
4 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.41%) SCOM
4 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) F5
2 28 (39.44%) CheckPoint
3 19 (26.76%) Brocade
4 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
5 15 (21.13%) VMware
6 10 (14.08%) Blue Coat
6 10 (14.08%) Oracle
7 9 (12.68%) Acme Packet
8 6 (8.45%) NetApp
9 5 (7.04%) Citrix
9 5 (7.04%) HP
10 3 (4.23%) Infoblox
11 2 (2.82%) EMC
11 2 (2.82%) Meraki
11 2 (2.82%) SAP
11 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
11 2 (2.82%) Symantec
12 1 (1.41%) Mitel
12 1 (1.41%) Sophos
12 1 (1.41%) TIBCO