The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 108 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.65% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.14% 5.91% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Average daily rate
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£265 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £351 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.88 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +12.82%
Cisco ASA
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
266 186 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.20% 11.06% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 110 126
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £183 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £456 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.75 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £23.88 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+11.10% -21.56%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco ASA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco ASA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Leeds -32 8 £303 -6.92% 4
Huddersfield - 3 £250 -
Cisco ASA
Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cisco ASA 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 ASA.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (65.52%) HP
3 19 (65.52%) CCNP
4 18 (62.07%) Firewall
4 18 (62.07%) F5
4 18 (62.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (55.17%) CCNA
6 13 (44.83%) BGP
6 13 (44.83%) EIGRP
7 12 (41.38%) TippingPoint
8 11 (37.93%) Lisp
9 10 (34.48%) BMC
9 10 (34.48%) WLAN
10 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
10 9 (31.03%) DMZ
10 9 (31.03%) OPNET
10 9 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (27.59%) Network Security
11 8 (27.59%) Blue Coat
11 8 (27.59%) CCDP
12 7 (24.14%) Motorola
12 7 (24.14%) Retail
12 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (24.14%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (24.14%) DMVPN
13 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
13 6 (20.69%) Network Design
14 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
15 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds Orion

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cisco ASA 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 ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Firewall
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (44.83%) BGP
2 13 (44.83%) EIGRP
3 10 (34.48%) WLAN
4 9 (31.03%) DMZ
4 9 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 8 (27.59%) Network Security
6 7 (24.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (24.14%) DMVPN
7 4 (13.79%) Internet
7 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) SAN
7 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.34%) MPLS
8 3 (10.34%) BIG-IP
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (6.90%) FCoE
9 2 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Network Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.45%) Symmetrix
3 1 (3.45%) DataPower
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.45%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Network Design
2 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (10.34%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Security
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Lisp
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) CCNP
3 16 (55.17%) CCNA
4 8 (27.59%) CCDP
5 2 (6.90%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) OPNET
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) HP
3 18 (62.07%) F5
4 12 (41.38%) TippingPoint
5 10 (34.48%) BMC
6 9 (31.03%) CheckPoint
7 8 (27.59%) Blue Coat
8 7 (24.14%) Motorola
9 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
10 3 (10.34%) NetApp
10 3 (10.34%) Brocade
10 3 (10.34%) ProCurve
11 2 (6.90%) IBM
11 2 (6.90%) Aruba
12 1 (3.45%) EMC
12 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
12 1 (3.45%) Symantec
12 1 (3.45%) McAfee
12 1 (3.45%) VMware