The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 46 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 64 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.72% 4.29% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 9.67% 10.98% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 18
Average daily rate
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£344 £300 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £405 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £19.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -14.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -11.83%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
662 610 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.44% 39.10% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 357 279
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £493 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.82 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +2.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £43.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cisco
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 42 £300 - 37
Bradford +8 18 £350 -24.73% 1
Halifax -4 1 - - 1
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 53 (45.30%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (39.32%) Firewall
3 40 (34.19%) Cisco ASA
4 35 (29.91%) ITIL
5 33 (28.21%) CCNP
6 30 (25.64%) CCNA
7 27 (23.08%) VMware
7 27 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (22.22%) HP
9 23 (19.66%) LAN
9 23 (19.66%) Network Design
10 22 (18.80%) BGP
11 21 (17.95%) Windows
11 21 (17.95%) CCDP
11 21 (17.95%) WAN
12 18 (15.38%) EIGRP
12 18 (15.38%) F5
13 17 (14.53%) WLAN
13 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
13 17 (14.53%) TippingPoint
14 16 (13.68%) BMC
15 15 (12.82%) MPLS
15 15 (12.82%) Finance
15 15 (12.82%) Service Management
15 15 (12.82%) CentOS
16 14 (11.97%) Workflow
16 14 (11.97%) Smartcard
16 14 (11.97%) Splunk
17 13 (11.11%) Lisp
17 13 (11.11%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (5.13%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.27%) Lync
3 4 (3.42%) Apache
4 3 (2.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (5.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 46 (39.32%) Firewall
2 40 (34.19%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (19.66%) LAN
5 22 (18.80%) BGP
6 21 (17.95%) WAN
7 18 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 17 (14.53%) WLAN
9 15 (12.82%) MPLS
10 12 (10.26%) VoIP
10 12 (10.26%) LDAP
11 11 (9.40%) SSL
11 11 (9.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 10 (8.55%) Network Security
13 9 (7.69%) DMVPN
13 9 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (6.84%) OSPF
14 8 (6.84%) DMZ
14 8 (6.84%) Internet
15 7 (5.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (5.13%) Pentaho
1 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) MySQL
5 1 (0.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (5.98%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.13%) QUnit
2 6 (5.13%) JUnit
2 6 (5.13%) JMeter
2 6 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (0.85%) Selenium
General
1 15 (12.82%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Retail
3 4 (3.42%) Billing
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.42%) Banking
4 3 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (32.48%) Network Engineer
2 13 (11.11%) Analyst
2 13 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 13 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
3 9 (7.69%) Designer
4 8 (6.84%) Project Manager
5 7 (5.98%) Architect
5 7 (5.98%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (5.13%) Developer
6 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.27%) Technical Support
7 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.27%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.27%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Network Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.42%) Network Designer
9 3 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) J2EE
1 6 (5.13%) XML
1 6 (5.13%) Hibernate
1 6 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (5.13%) JRules
1 6 (5.13%) Ajax
1 6 (5.13%) JSON
1 6 (5.13%) jQuery
1 6 (5.13%) JPA
1 6 (5.13%) Drools
1 6 (5.13%) REST
1 6 (5.13%) Mustache
1 6 (5.13%) Apache Camel
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.71%) HTML
3 2 (1.71%) CSS
4 1 (0.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Smartcard
2 6 (5.13%) PKI
3 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.56%) Open Source
4 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.71%) IBM XIV
4 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.71%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.85%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.85%) Symmetrix
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Wiki
5 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.95%) Windows
2 15 (12.82%) CentOS
3 10 (8.55%) Linux
3 10 (8.55%) UNIX
4 9 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) ITIL
2 23 (19.66%) Network Design
3 15 (12.82%) Service Management
4 14 (11.97%) Workflow
5 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.55%) Project Management
7 9 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (7.69%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.84%) Migration
8 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.98%) Business Continuity
10 6 (5.13%) TDD
10 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.13%) PRINCE
10 6 (5.13%) MVC
11 5 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (3.42%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.42%) Load Balancing
12 4 (3.42%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (2.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) Lisp
2 11 (9.40%) SQL
3 10 (8.55%) PHP
4 6 (5.13%) Python
4 6 (5.13%) C#
4 6 (5.13%) Java
4 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.71%) Perl
5 2 (1.71%) C++
5 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (45.30%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (28.21%) CCNP
3 30 (25.64%) CCNA
4 21 (17.95%) CCDP
5 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.13%) CCIE
7 5 (4.27%) CCSA
7 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.56%) CCVP
9 3 (2.56%) MCSE
9 3 (2.56%) MCSA
9 3 (2.56%) CCDA
9 3 (2.56%) VCP4
10 2 (1.71%) VCAP
10 2 (1.71%) VCP5
10 2 (1.71%) BC Cleared
10 2 (1.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (8.55%) OPNET
3 6 (5.13%) OpenIDM
4 3 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.56%) Nagios
5 2 (1.71%) SCCM
5 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.85%) Puppet
6 1 (0.85%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (23.08%) VMware
2 26 (22.22%) HP
3 18 (15.38%) F5
4 17 (14.53%) TippingPoint
4 17 (14.53%) Microsoft
5 16 (13.68%) BMC
6 14 (11.97%) Splunk
7 12 (10.26%) Blue Coat
7 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
8 11 (9.40%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.84%) Motorola
10 7 (5.98%) Juniper
10 7 (5.98%) SonicWALL
11 6 (5.13%) Symantec
12 4 (3.42%) McAfee
13 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
13 3 (2.56%) Remedy
13 3 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (2.56%) Citrix
14 2 (1.71%) Nortel
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