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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 5 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.71% 4.76% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 9.09% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £208 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
13 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 46.43% 52.38% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £210 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £390 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.30 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.77% -6.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) MCDST
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) NHS
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Remedy
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Database Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) MCDST
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy