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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 31 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 77 71 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.35% 3.59% 3.08%
As % of the Vendors category 12.58% 10.10% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 35
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £438 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +55.00%

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
612 703 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.50% 35.56% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 419 424
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 19
Median hourly rate £10.31 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.51% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £45.50 £14.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 54 £313 -20.38% 15
Wakefield +2 4 £298 +43.37%
Halifax +5 2 £333 -11.33% 1
Bradford +11 1 £438 +59.09% 8
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 73 (48.03%) Firewall
2 56 (36.84%) F5
3 53 (34.87%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (29.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 42 (27.63%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (26.97%) CCNP
6 41 (26.97%) VMware
7 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
8 31 (20.39%) ITIL
8 31 (20.39%) Windows
9 27 (17.76%) Unix
9 27 (17.76%) WAN
10 26 (17.11%) VPN
10 26 (17.11%) LAN
10 26 (17.11%) Load Balancing
11 24 (15.79%) CCNA
12 22 (14.47%) CheckPoint
12 22 (14.47%) Palo Alto
13 20 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (13.16%) BGP
13 20 (13.16%) Finance
14 19 (12.50%) Citrix
14 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 18 (11.84%) Active Directory
15 18 (11.84%) IPsec
16 17 (11.18%) Wireless
16 17 (11.18%) VLAN
16 17 (11.18%) Windows Server
17 16 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
17 16 (10.53%) TCP/IP

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 (4.61%) IBM Domino
2 5 (3.29%) IIS
3 4 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.97%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (9.21%) MS Excel
1 14 (9.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.58%) Akamai
2 5 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (48.03%) Firewall
2 45 (29.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 42 (27.63%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (17.76%) WAN
5 26 (17.11%) LAN
5 26 (17.11%) VPN
6 20 (13.16%) BGP
7 18 (11.84%) IPsec
8 17 (11.18%) VLAN
8 17 (11.18%) Wireless
9 16 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 15 (9.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 15 (9.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (9.87%) OSPF
11 14 (9.21%) DNS
11 14 (9.21%) EIGRP
11 14 (9.21%) SSL
11 14 (9.21%) WLAN
12 13 (8.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
2 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.66%) Travis CI
3 1 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (13.16%) Finance
2 8 (5.26%) Banking
3 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.29%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Billing
5 2 (1.32%) Law
5 2 (1.32%) Military
6 1 (0.66%) International Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (38.82%) Network Engineer
2 29 (19.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 27 (17.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (9.21%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (7.89%) Team Leader
6 11 (7.24%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (5.26%) Administrator
7 8 (5.26%) Analyst
7 8 (5.26%) Consultant
7 8 (5.26%) Designer
7 8 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
7 8 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.61%) Lead Network Engineer
8 7 (4.61%) Network Designer
9 6 (3.95%) Network Consultant
9 6 (3.95%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) Engineering Manager
10 5 (3.29%) Firewall Engineer
10 5 (3.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) Web Services
2 2 (1.32%) VXML
3 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.66%) CCXML
3 1 (0.66%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.66%) Node.js
3 1 (0.66%) React
3 1 (0.66%) REST
3 1 (0.66%) RFC 2833
3 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (4.61%) VCE vBlock
5 6 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.29%) iSeries
7 4 (2.63%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.97%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.32%) DataPower
9 2 (1.32%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.32%) IVR
9 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.66%) Clustering
10 1 (0.66%) NHS
10 1 (0.66%) PKI
10 1 (0.66%) Replication
10 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.39%) Windows
2 27 (17.76%) Unix
3 17 (11.18%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.24%) Linux
5 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) Android
7 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.32%) Solaris
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.39%) ITIL
2 26 (17.11%) Load Balancing
3 15 (9.87%) Service Delivery
4 13 (8.55%) Network Design
4 13 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.58%) High Availability
6 10 (6.58%) Migration
7 9 (5.92%) People Management
8 7 (4.61%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.95%) Change Control
9 6 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.95%) Mentoring
9 6 (3.95%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (3.29%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (2.63%) Change Management
11 4 (2.63%) Information Assurance
11 4 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.58%) SQL
2 8 (5.26%) C
3 3 (1.97%) Python
4 2 (1.32%) Perl
4 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.66%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 53 (34.87%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (26.97%) CCNP
3 24 (15.79%) CCNA
4 15 (9.87%) CCIE
4 15 (9.87%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.55%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.61%) CCDA
7 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.29%) CCSE
8 5 (3.29%) CCSP
8 5 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.29%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.63%) CCDP
10 3 (1.97%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (1.97%) MCDST
10 3 (1.97%) MCSE
11 2 (1.32%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.32%) AWS Certification
11 2 (1.32%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.66%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) GPG13
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (11.84%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.26%) vSphere
4 6 (3.95%) Firmware
5 4 (2.63%) Terminal Server
6 3 (1.97%) vCloud
6 3 (1.97%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.97%) XenApp
7 2 (1.32%) Docker
7 2 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.66%) NFS
8 1 (0.66%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.66%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.61%) vRealize
2 6 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.95%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.95%) SCOM
3 5 (3.29%) Puppet
4 4 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (2.63%) SCCM
5 3 (1.97%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.32%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (1.32%) OPNET
6 2 (1.32%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.66%) Nagios
7 1 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.66%) OpenView
7 1 (0.66%) RANCID
Vendors
1 56 (36.84%) F5
2 41 (26.97%) VMware
3 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
4 22 (14.47%) CheckPoint
4 22 (14.47%) Palo Alto
5 19 (12.50%) Citrix
6 16 (10.53%) Avaya
7 11 (7.24%) Brocade
7 11 (7.24%) Juniper
8 7 (4.61%) HP
9 6 (3.95%) Extreme Networks
9 6 (3.95%) Intel Security
10 5 (3.29%) Aruba
10 5 (3.29%) EMC
10 5 (3.29%) IBM
10 5 (3.29%) Samsung
10 5 (3.29%) Symantec
10 5 (3.29%) TippingPoint
11 4 (2.63%) Motorola
11 4 (2.63%) NetApp
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