The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 5 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 8.89% 14.29% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 23.53% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £298 £208 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.38 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +40.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 55.56% 60.71% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 3
Median daily rate £325 £208 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.62% -24.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +35.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Wakefield region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Wakefield region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) MCP
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) SDH
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) ERP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) ISDN
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) PPP
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SDH
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Switch Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) MCDST
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Progress
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard