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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 40 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 89 79 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.72% 3.47% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 12.79% 8.64% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 51 15
Median daily rate £354 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £460 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £10.20 £15.36 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.01 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -2.30%
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
696 914 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.94% 40.16% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 536 382
Median daily rate £400 £360 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 61 38
Median hourly rate £12.63 £13.41 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% +27.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 57 £360 -0.68% 15
Bradford +14 11 £360 +25.21% 1
Wakefield - 8 £325 - 1
Halifax +11 5 £475 - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 97 (51.32%) Firewall
2 78 (41.27%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (31.75%) CCNP
4 51 (26.98%) VMware
5 43 (22.75%) Microsoft
6 40 (21.16%) F5
7 39 (20.63%) Network Security
7 39 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (20.11%) CCNA
9 36 (19.05%) Windows
10 34 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
11 33 (17.46%) Citrix
11 33 (17.46%) BGP
12 31 (16.40%) WAN
13 30 (15.87%) LAN
14 29 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (13.76%) Linux
16 25 (13.23%) VPN
16 25 (13.23%) CheckPoint
16 25 (13.23%) OSPF
16 25 (13.23%) Load Balancing
16 25 (13.23%) Palo Alto
17 24 (12.70%) Windows Server
17 24 (12.70%) Unix
18 23 (12.17%) DNS
18 23 (12.17%) Active Directory
19 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
19 21 (11.11%) MS Excel
19 21 (11.11%) ITIL
19 21 (11.11%) Internet

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (3.70%) IIS
1 7 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.59%) Apache
3 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.06%) IBM Domino
4 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.17%) Office 365
4 3 (1.59%) IaaS
5 2 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (51.32%) Firewall
2 39 (20.63%) Cisco ASA
2 39 (20.63%) Network Security
3 34 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
4 33 (17.46%) BGP
5 31 (16.40%) WAN
6 30 (15.87%) LAN
7 25 (13.23%) OSPF
7 25 (13.23%) VPN
8 23 (12.17%) DNS
9 21 (11.11%) Internet
9 21 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 20 (10.58%) Reverse Proxy
10 20 (10.58%) SSL
11 18 (9.52%) WLAN
12 16 (8.47%) EIGRP
12 16 (8.47%) FTP
13 14 (7.41%) BIG-IP
13 14 (7.41%) MPLS
14 12 (6.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.59%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.06%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) Big Data
5 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.53%) Informix
5 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.65%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.53%) Hudson
4 1 (0.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (6.35%) Finance
2 9 (4.76%) Games
3 8 (4.23%) Banking
4 7 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.59%) Law
5 3 (1.59%) Retail
6 2 (1.06%) iGaming
6 2 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) International Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 33 (17.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (15.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (8.47%) Technical Leader
5 15 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 14 (7.41%) Analyst
7 12 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (5.82%) Administrator
8 11 (5.82%) Support Engineer
9 10 (5.29%) Architect
10 9 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Security Engineer
11 8 (4.23%) Consultant
12 7 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 7 (3.70%) Cisco Architect
12 7 (3.70%) Firewall Engineer
12 7 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
12 7 (3.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 7 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
13 6 (3.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.17%) Web Services
2 5 (2.65%) AngularJS
2 5 (2.65%) Node.js
2 5 (2.65%) React
3 2 (1.06%) LAMP
3 2 (1.06%) VXML
4 1 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.53%) CCXML
4 1 (0.53%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.53%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (2.65%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.12%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.12%) IVR
4 4 (2.12%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (1.59%) DataPower
6 2 (1.06%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.06%) Clustering
6 2 (1.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.06%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) iSeries
7 1 (0.53%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (19.05%) Windows
2 26 (13.76%) Linux
3 24 (12.70%) Unix
3 24 (12.70%) Windows Server
4 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.53%) Android
9 1 (0.53%) CentOS
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.23%) Load Balancing
2 21 (11.11%) ITIL
3 19 (10.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (10.05%) Network Design
4 18 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (7.94%) Information Assurance
6 11 (5.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.70%) DevOps
8 7 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (3.70%) Quality Management
9 6 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (3.17%) Information Security
9 6 (3.17%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (3.17%) Project Management
9 6 (3.17%) Service Management
10 5 (2.65%) BDD
10 5 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.65%) Open Source
10 5 (2.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.94%) SQL
2 10 (5.29%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.65%) Ruby
5 3 (1.59%) PHP
6 2 (1.06%) C
7 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.53%) Java
7 1 (0.53%) Lisp
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 78 (41.27%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (31.75%) CCNP
3 38 (20.11%) CCNA
4 15 (7.94%) CCIE
5 9 (4.76%) JNCIS
5 9 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.17%) CCDA
6 6 (3.17%) CCDP
7 5 (2.65%) CISSP
7 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.12%) CISM
8 4 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.59%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (1.59%) CCSP
9 3 (1.59%) MCDST
9 3 (1.59%) MCP
9 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.06%) CCSE
10 2 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO22301
System Software
1 29 (15.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.17%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.29%) Firmware
4 7 (3.70%) vCloud
4 7 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.17%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.59%) VMware Server
6 3 (1.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.06%) Docker
7 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.06%) XenApp
8 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.53%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.53%) Squid
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 9 (4.76%) Puppet
1 9 (4.76%) SCCM
2 8 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.23%) SCOM
3 7 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (2.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (2.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.12%) OPNET
5 4 (2.12%) vRealize
6 3 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
6 3 (1.59%) Opsview
7 2 (1.06%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (1.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.06%) Nagios
8 1 (0.53%) Cacti
8 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (26.98%) VMware
2 43 (22.75%) Microsoft
3 40 (21.16%) F5
4 33 (17.46%) Citrix
5 25 (13.23%) CheckPoint
5 25 (13.23%) Palo Alto
6 19 (10.05%) Intel Security
7 17 (8.99%) EMC
8 16 (8.47%) Juniper
9 15 (7.94%) Fortinet
9 15 (7.94%) HP
10 12 (6.35%) NetApp
11 10 (5.29%) IBM
12 9 (4.76%) Sourcefire
12 9 (4.76%) Symantec
13 7 (3.70%) Avaya
13 7 (3.70%) Red Hat
13 7 (3.70%) TippingPoint
14 6 (3.17%) Motorola
15 4 (2.12%) Brocade