The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 49 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Contract jobs citing Cisco 49 85 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.87% 5.52% 3.80%
As % of the Vendors category 7.11% 11.64% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 34
Average daily rate
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£325 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £388 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £26.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +69.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.03
% change year-on-year
- +12.33%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
689 730 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.34% 47.40% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 366 454
Average daily rate £340 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 47
Average hourly rate £10.30 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £10.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Cisco
Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 -18 38 £350 +9.37% 34
Bradford +5 4 £208 -1.19% 4
Cleckheaton - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 32 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (36.59%) Firewall
3 29 (35.37%) Windows
4 25 (30.49%) HP
5 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 21 (25.61%) MS Exchange
7 20 (24.39%) LAN
7 20 (24.39%) CCNA
7 20 (24.39%) WAN
8 17 (20.73%) CCNP
8 17 (20.73%) VMware
9 15 (18.29%) Active Directory
9 15 (18.29%) SAN
10 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 14 (17.07%) MPLS
11 12 (14.63%) Wireless
11 12 (14.63%) VPN
11 12 (14.63%) Oracle
11 12 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
12 11 (13.41%) vSphere
12 11 (13.41%) Lync
12 11 (13.41%) WLAN
12 11 (13.41%) BMC
12 11 (13.41%) NetApp
13 10 (12.20%) EMC
13 10 (12.20%) VoIP
13 10 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (10.98%) TippingPoint

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 21 (25.61%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.41%) Lync
3 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.32%) Apache
5 6 (7.32%) IIS
6 5 (6.10%) nginx
7 2 (2.44%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Office
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.59%) Firewall
2 20 (24.39%) LAN
2 20 (24.39%) WAN
3 15 (18.29%) SAN
4 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 14 (17.07%) MPLS
5 12 (14.63%) Wireless
5 12 (14.63%) VPN
5 12 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (13.41%) WLAN
7 10 (12.20%) VoIP
8 8 (9.76%) IPsec
9 7 (8.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (8.54%) Internet
10 6 (7.32%) BGP
10 6 (7.32%) VLAN
11 5 (6.10%) NAS
11 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.10%) DMZ
11 5 (6.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.76%) MySQL
General
1 6 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (7.32%) Retail
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
3 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (17.07%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Architect
4 7 (8.54%) Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) Network Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Rollout Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Cisco Specialist
7 3 (3.66%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) XMPP
2 5 (6.10%) .NET
2 5 (6.10%) HTML
2 5 (6.10%) XML
3 3 (3.66%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (3.66%) Middleware
4 2 (2.44%) Web Services
5 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) NHS
2 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.44%) Replication
3 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (1.22%) Statistics
4 1 (1.22%) Social Media
4 1 (1.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 29 (35.37%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.32%) CentOS
4 6 (7.32%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Solaris
8 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.76%) Project Management
1 8 (9.76%) Service Management
1 8 (9.76%) Master Data Management
1 8 (9.76%) Mobile Device Management
1 8 (9.76%) Data Management
1 8 (9.76%) Network Design
2 5 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (6.10%) Scrum
2 5 (6.10%) ITIL
3 4 (4.88%) Workflow
3 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
3 4 (4.88%) TOGAF
4 3 (3.66%) QMS
4 3 (3.66%) Matrix Management
4 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.66%) Quality Management
4 3 (3.66%) Change Management
4 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) SQL
2 7 (8.54%) Python
3 5 (6.10%) Lisp
4 4 (4.88%) Java
5 3 (3.66%) C
6 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.22%) C++
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) VB
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (24.39%) CCNA
3 17 (20.73%) CCNP
4 6 (7.32%) CCDP
5 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.66%) MCSE
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
7 1 (1.22%) MCITP
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.22%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.22%) CCSE
7 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.22%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
1 2 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (18.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
2 11 (13.41%) vSphere
3 10 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (9.76%) Xen
5 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.44%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.22%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.22%) XenServer
8 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Puppet
1 5 (6.10%) OPNET
2 4 (4.88%) SCOM
3 3 (3.66%) SCCM
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.22%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) HP
2 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.73%) VMware
4 12 (14.63%) Oracle
5 11 (13.41%) BMC
5 11 (13.41%) NetApp
6 10 (12.20%) EMC
7 9 (10.98%) TippingPoint
8 8 (9.76%) IBM
9 7 (8.54%) Blue Coat
9 7 (8.54%) F5
10 6 (7.32%) Splunk
11 5 (6.10%) Citrix
12 4 (4.88%) Juniper
13 3 (3.66%) Brocade
13 3 (3.66%) Veeam
13 3 (3.66%) Remedy
13 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.44%) Avaya
14 2 (2.44%) Motorola
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - £500
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Posted: 27 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £215.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago