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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 6 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 43 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.84% 4.50% 5.62%
As % of the Vendors category 26.38% 9.93% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 8
Average daily rate
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£260 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £422 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.05 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.76%
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
163 141 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.66% 45.34% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 59 53
Average daily rate £375 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 19
Average hourly rate £36.00 £23.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.57% +43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.29 £9.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 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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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 37 £260 -20.00% 6
Doncaster - 3 £413 -
Barnsley -2 1 £238 -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 30 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (36.00%) Firewall
3 20 (26.67%) DNS
4 19 (25.33%) ITIL
5 18 (24.00%) Windows
5 18 (24.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
6 17 (22.67%) CCNP
7 15 (20.00%) CCNA
8 13 (17.33%) WAN
8 13 (17.33%) VMware
9 12 (16.00%) Wireless
9 12 (16.00%) Blackberry
9 12 (16.00%) Load Balancing
10 11 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (14.67%) EIGRP
10 11 (14.67%) HP
11 10 (13.33%) LAN
11 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
12 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 9 (12.00%) SAN
12 9 (12.00%) NetApp
13 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (10.67%) Internet
13 8 (10.67%) DHCP
13 8 (10.67%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (10.67%) BGP
13 8 (10.67%) MPLS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (8.00%) Apache
1 6 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.00%) Lync
2 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.33%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (36.00%) Firewall
2 20 (26.67%) DNS
3 13 (17.33%) WAN
4 12 (16.00%) Wireless
5 11 (14.67%) EIGRP
5 11 (14.67%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (13.33%) LAN
7 9 (12.00%) SAN
8 8 (10.67%) Internet
8 8 (10.67%) MPLS
8 8 (10.67%) BGP
8 8 (10.67%) DHCP
8 8 (10.67%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (10.67%) IP Telephony
9 5 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (5.33%) VPN
11 3 (4.00%) OSPF
11 3 (4.00%) DWDM
11 3 (4.00%) SDH
11 3 (4.00%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) DB2
2 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.33%) HBase
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) German Language
3 3 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Network Analyst
4 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Administrator
5 6 (8.00%) Cisco Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Storage Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Network Support
8 3 (4.00%) Server Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) Training Consultant
8 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) HTML
1 2 (2.67%) XML
1 2 (2.67%) XSLT
1 2 (2.67%) Rendezvous
1 2 (2.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.33%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.00%) CESG
4 3 (4.00%) e-Health
4 3 (4.00%) HP StorageWorks
5 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.67%) FMCG
6 1 (1.33%) NHS
6 1 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (9.33%) AIX
3 7 (9.33%) HPUX
4 6 (8.00%) Solaris
5 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.00%) Linux
7 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (9.33%) ITSM
4 5 (6.67%) Network Management
4 5 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (5.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.33%) BCP
5 4 (5.33%) Change Management
5 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.33%) Network Design
6 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.00%) Change Control
6 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.67%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.67%) Fault Management
7 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.67%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNP
3 15 (20.00%) CCNA
4 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) MCP
6 3 (4.00%) CIPD
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) vSphere
3 5 (6.67%) XenApp
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.33%) Firmware
4 4 (5.33%) vCloud
5 3 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.00%) MetaFrame
6 2 (2.67%) Xen
6 2 (2.67%) XenServer
6 2 (2.67%) SRDF
6 2 (2.67%) KVM
6 2 (2.67%) NFS
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) SCOM
2 4 (5.33%) ZABBIX
2 4 (5.33%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (5.33%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (5.33%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.33%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.33%) OpenView
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) CheckPoint
2 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (17.33%) VMware
4 11 (14.67%) HP
5 9 (12.00%) NetApp
6 7 (9.33%) Sun
6 7 (9.33%) Brocade
7 6 (8.00%) Oracle
7 6 (8.00%) EMC
8 5 (6.67%) Citrix
8 5 (6.67%) IBM
9 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.33%) Symantec
9 4 (5.33%) McAfee
10 3 (4.00%) Websense
10 3 (4.00%) BT
10 3 (4.00%) Cramer
10 3 (4.00%) ProCurve
10 3 (4.00%) Riverbed
10 3 (4.00%) F5
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