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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 44 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 51 69 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.01% 4.41% 3.43%
As % of the Vendors category 6.94% 9.82% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 33 31
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £435 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
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
735 703 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.41% 44.89% 44.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 361 419
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 41
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +3 38 £338 +1.88% 24
Bradford +1 3 £186 -4.48% 5
Wakefield -3 1 £300 +9.09% 1
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (33.33%) Firewall
3 30 (32.26%) HP
4 28 (30.11%) Windows
5 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 25 (26.88%) CCNA
7 23 (24.73%) WAN
7 23 (24.73%) LAN
8 22 (23.66%) CCNP
9 21 (22.58%) MS Exchange
10 18 (19.35%) VMware
11 17 (18.28%) SAN
12 15 (16.13%) MPLS
12 15 (16.13%) Active Directory
12 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
12 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (15.05%) VPN
14 13 (13.98%) WLAN
14 13 (13.98%) BMC
14 13 (13.98%) Wireless
15 12 (12.90%) Oracle
16 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (11.83%) Hyper-V
16 11 (11.83%) TippingPoint
16 11 (11.83%) vSphere
16 11 (11.83%) Lync
17 10 (10.75%) VMware ESXi
17 10 (10.75%) Network Design
17 10 (10.75%) Internet
17 10 (10.75%) VoIP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.83%) Lync
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.45%) Apache
5 6 (6.45%) IIS
6 5 (5.38%) nginx
7 3 (3.23%) SAS
8 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Office
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.33%) Firewall
2 23 (24.73%) WAN
2 23 (24.73%) LAN
3 17 (18.28%) SAN
4 15 (16.13%) MPLS
4 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 15 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (15.05%) VPN
6 13 (13.98%) WLAN
6 13 (13.98%) Wireless
7 10 (10.75%) Internet
7 10 (10.75%) VoIP
8 8 (8.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (8.60%) BGP
8 8 (8.60%) IPsec
9 7 (7.53%) EIGRP
9 7 (7.53%) VLAN
10 6 (6.45%) Network Security
10 6 (6.45%) DMZ
11 5 (5.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) MySQL
General
1 7 (7.53%) Retail
2 6 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (17.20%) Network Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Architect
3 9 (9.68%) Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Consultant
5 5 (5.38%) Network Specialist
5 5 (5.38%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Tester
7 3 (3.23%) Design Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Support Technician
7 3 (3.23%) Network Support
7 3 (3.23%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) XMPP
2 5 (5.38%) .NET
2 5 (5.38%) HTML
2 5 (5.38%) XML
3 3 (3.23%) Middleware
3 3 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.15%) Web Services
5 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) NHS
2 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) Clustering
4 2 (2.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) CESG
5 1 (1.08%) IVR
5 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows
2 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.45%) Ubuntu
4 6 (6.45%) CentOS
5 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.08%) Linux
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.75%) Network Design
2 8 (8.60%) Data Management
2 8 (8.60%) Service Management
2 8 (8.60%) Master Data Management
2 8 (8.60%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (7.53%) ITIL
3 7 (7.53%) Project Management
4 5 (5.38%) Scrum
4 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.30%) Business Continuity
5 4 (4.30%) TOGAF
5 4 (4.30%) Workflow
6 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.23%) Quality Management
6 3 (3.23%) Change Management
6 3 (3.23%) QMS
6 3 (3.23%) Matrix Management
6 3 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 6 (6.45%) Lisp
2 6 (6.45%) Python
3 3 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.08%) Perl
5 1 (1.08%) PHP
5 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.08%) C
5 1 (1.08%) C++
5 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (26.88%) CCNA
3 22 (23.66%) CCNP
4 9 (9.68%) CCDP
5 3 (3.23%) MCSE
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) MCSA
7 1 (1.08%) CCDA
7 1 (1.08%) CCSE
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.08%) MCITP
7 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.83%) Hyper-V
2 11 (11.83%) vSphere
3 10 (10.75%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.60%) Xen
5 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.15%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.08%) XenServer
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) OPNET
2 5 (5.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (5.38%) Puppet
3 4 (4.30%) SCOM
4 3 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.23%) SCCM
5 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 30 (32.26%) HP
2 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 18 (19.35%) VMware
4 13 (13.98%) BMC
5 12 (12.90%) Oracle
6 11 (11.83%) TippingPoint
7 10 (10.75%) NetApp
7 10 (10.75%) EMC
8 9 (9.68%) Blue Coat
9 8 (8.60%) F5
9 8 (8.60%) IBM
10 6 (6.45%) Brocade
10 6 (6.45%) Splunk
11 5 (5.38%) Citrix
12 4 (4.30%) CheckPoint
12 4 (4.30%) Juniper
13 3 (3.23%) Motorola
13 3 (3.23%) Remedy
13 3 (3.23%) Symantec
13 3 (3.23%) Veeam
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago