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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 43 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing Cisco 87 42 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.27% 2.34% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 10.21% 5.84% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £209 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -16.25%
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
852 719 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.81% 40.12% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 459 250
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 37
Average hourly rate £16.72 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £8.60 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £20.00 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 0 55 £345 +15.00% 15
Halifax - 16 £400 - 2
Bradford -13 3 - -
Huddersfield +3 1 £400 +6.66%
Wakefield - 1 £113 -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 58 (37.91%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (34.64%) VMware
3 51 (33.33%) Firewall
4 42 (27.45%) Windows
5 38 (24.84%) CCNP
6 36 (23.53%) CCNA
7 35 (22.88%) ITIL
8 32 (20.92%) Microsoft
9 29 (18.95%) HP
9 29 (18.95%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (16.34%) F5
11 24 (15.69%) SQL
11 24 (15.69%) MPLS
11 24 (15.69%) BGP
12 23 (15.03%) Linux
13 22 (14.38%) WAN
13 22 (14.38%) LAN
13 22 (14.38%) Load Balancing
13 22 (14.38%) Data Centre
14 21 (13.73%) SQL Server
15 20 (13.07%) UNIX
15 20 (13.07%) SAN
15 20 (13.07%) SolarWinds
16 19 (12.42%) EIGRP
16 19 (12.42%) Service Management
17 17 (11.11%) Red Hat
17 17 (11.11%) Internet
17 17 (11.11%) CCDP
17 17 (11.11%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 12 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.88%) Apache
3 8 (5.23%) IIS
4 7 (4.58%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.92%) Lync
5 6 (3.92%) Node.js
6 5 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.31%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS Project
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (33.33%) Firewall
2 29 (18.95%) Cisco ASA
2 29 (18.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (15.69%) MPLS
3 24 (15.69%) BGP
4 22 (14.38%) LAN
4 22 (14.38%) WAN
5 20 (13.07%) SAN
6 19 (12.42%) EIGRP
7 17 (11.11%) Internet
8 16 (10.46%) SSL
8 16 (10.46%) LDAP
9 13 (8.50%) VoIP
9 13 (8.50%) VPN
9 13 (8.50%) DMZ
9 13 (8.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 12 (7.84%) WLAN
11 10 (6.54%) OSPF
11 10 (6.54%) Network Security
12 9 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.88%) MySQL
3 8 (5.23%) Informix
4 6 (3.92%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.31%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.31%) Pentaho
5 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (1.31%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.31%) QUnit
3 2 (1.31%) JUnit
3 2 (1.31%) JMeter
3 2 (1.31%) Subversion
General
1 15 (9.80%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.27%) Banking
2 5 (3.27%) Retail
3 3 (1.96%) Games
4 2 (1.31%) Law
5 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (24.18%) Network Engineer
2 15 (9.80%) Architect
2 15 (9.80%) Analyst
3 13 (8.50%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (6.54%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 9 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (5.23%) Design Engineer
6 8 (5.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (5.23%) Network Design Engineer
6 8 (5.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 7 (4.58%) Designer
7 7 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (4.58%) Technical Support
7 7 (4.58%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.92%) Consultant
8 6 (3.92%) Network Designer
8 6 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.27%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (3.27%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.88%) .NET
2 4 (2.61%) JSON
2 4 (2.61%) REST
3 2 (1.31%) Mustache
3 2 (1.31%) Apache Camel
3 2 (1.31%) WCF
3 2 (1.31%) jQuery
3 2 (1.31%) JPA
3 2 (1.31%) Drools
3 2 (1.31%) J2EE
3 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.31%) CSS
3 2 (1.31%) SOAP
3 2 (1.31%) Web Services
3 2 (1.31%) XML
3 2 (1.31%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.31%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.31%) JRules
3 2 (1.31%) Ajax
3 2 (1.31%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.38%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.46%) Smartcard
3 9 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (5.88%) IBM XIV
4 7 (4.58%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.27%) Clustering
6 3 (1.96%) PDA
6 3 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.31%) NHS
7 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.31%) Wiki
7 2 (1.31%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.65%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.65%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.45%) Windows
2 23 (15.03%) Linux
3 20 (13.07%) UNIX
4 13 (8.50%) CentOS
5 11 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (7.19%) Ubuntu
6 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.31%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.88%) ITIL
2 22 (14.38%) Load Balancing
3 19 (12.42%) Service Management
4 16 (10.46%) Incident Management
4 16 (10.46%) Workflow
5 14 (9.15%) Project Management
5 14 (9.15%) Network Design
6 11 (7.19%) Change Management
7 10 (6.54%) Migration
8 9 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.58%) Open Source
11 6 (3.92%) Build Automation
11 6 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (3.92%) PRINCE
11 6 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.69%) SQL
2 12 (7.84%) Lisp
3 11 (7.19%) PHP
4 6 (3.92%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.61%) C#
6 2 (1.31%) Java
6 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.31%) Python
7 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.65%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) C
7 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (37.91%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (24.84%) CCNP
3 36 (23.53%) CCNA
4 17 (11.11%) CCDP
5 15 (9.80%) Security Cleared
6 12 (7.84%) CCIE
7 9 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.27%) MCSE
10 4 (2.61%) CCDA
10 4 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.96%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.96%) JNCIE
11 3 (1.96%) CISSP
11 3 (1.96%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.96%) MCITP
12 2 (1.31%) Degree
12 2 (1.31%) MCTS
12 2 (1.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.15%) vSphere
4 10 (6.54%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.96%) Terminal Server
5 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.31%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.31%) VMware Server
6 2 (1.31%) NFS
7 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (7.19%) OPNET
2 10 (6.54%) Nagios
2 10 (6.54%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (4.58%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (4.58%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.58%) Cacti
3 7 (4.58%) Opsview
3 7 (4.58%) Graphite
4 6 (3.92%) Salt
4 6 (3.92%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.27%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (2.61%) SCCM
7 2 (1.31%) SCOM
7 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.31%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 53 (34.64%) VMware
2 32 (20.92%) Microsoft
3 29 (18.95%) HP
4 25 (16.34%) F5
5 20 (13.07%) SolarWinds
6 17 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 15 (9.80%) Splunk
8 13 (8.50%) TippingPoint
9 12 (7.84%) IBM
10 11 (7.19%) CheckPoint
10 11 (7.19%) BMC
10 11 (7.19%) Blue Coat
11 8 (5.23%) Juniper
12 7 (4.58%) NetApp
12 7 (4.58%) Citrix
13 6 (3.92%) Veritas
13 6 (3.92%) SonicWALL
14 5 (3.27%) Brocade
14 5 (3.27%) Motorola
15 3 (1.96%) Remedy
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