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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 9.30% 9.09% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% 15.38% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £178 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +17.79%
Cisco
West Yorkshire

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
22 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 51.16% 59.09% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.71 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.44% +30.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.24 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.35 £14.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +8.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 December 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) MCDST
5 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) MCP
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) Internet
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (13.33%) Network Design
6 2 (13.33%) SCCM
6 2 (13.33%) SCOM

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 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) IOS XR
5 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) Intranet
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Network Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Expert
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) MCDST
2 3 (20.00%) MCP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Progress
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard