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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 43 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 79 62 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.02% 3.54% 4.06%
As % of the Vendors category 11.10% 9.63% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 28
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.00%
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
712 644 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.27% 36.78% 39.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 419 352
Average daily rate £400 £363 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.19 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +28.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £10.30 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 58 £381 +17.30% 31
Halifax +9 8 £378 - 2
Wakefield +1 3 £208 - 1
Bradford +1 2 £275 -31.25% 3
Dewsbury - 1 £140 -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 72 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (47.14%) Firewall
3 51 (36.43%) CCNP
4 41 (29.29%) LAN
5 38 (27.14%) WAN
6 34 (24.29%) CCNA
7 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
7 33 (23.57%) VMware
8 32 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (22.14%) ITIL
10 29 (20.71%) Windows
11 26 (18.57%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (17.86%) F5
13 23 (16.43%) VPN
13 23 (16.43%) Data Centre
14 22 (15.71%) BGP
14 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (15.00%) HP
16 20 (14.29%) CheckPoint
17 19 (13.57%) SAN
17 19 (13.57%) Network Security
18 18 (12.86%) Windows Server
19 17 (12.14%) Red Hat
19 17 (12.14%) MPLS
19 17 (12.14%) Linux
20 16 (11.43%) Finance
20 16 (11.43%) Incident Management
21 15 (10.71%) Migration
21 15 (10.71%) OSPF

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (6.43%) Skype for Business
2 8 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.14%) IIS
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.14%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.29%) Office 365
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (47.14%) Firewall
2 41 (29.29%) LAN
3 38 (27.14%) WAN
4 32 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (18.57%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (16.43%) VPN
7 22 (15.71%) BGP
8 19 (13.57%) Network Security
8 19 (13.57%) SAN
9 17 (12.14%) MPLS
10 15 (10.71%) Internet
10 15 (10.71%) OSPF
11 13 (9.29%) DNS
11 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
11 13 (9.29%) Wireless
12 12 (8.57%) EIGRP
13 11 (7.86%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (5.71%) Ethernet
14 8 (5.71%) VoIP
15 7 (5.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.00%) MySQL
3 6 (4.29%) Informix
4 5 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.43%) Redis
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.71%) OLTP
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.71%) QlikView
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.43%) Hudson
1 2 (1.43%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.43%) JIRA
1 2 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 16 (11.43%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.71%) Games
4 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.86%) Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Electronics
5 4 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Law
6 2 (1.43%) Legal
6 2 (1.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (10.00%) Security Specialist
5 11 (7.86%) Analyst
6 9 (6.43%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.00%) Design Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Implementation Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Migration Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 6 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.57%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) Architect
10 4 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Service Analyst
10 4 (2.86%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.14%) CSS
1 3 (2.14%) Middleware
1 3 (2.14%) Web Services
2 2 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) Java EE
3 1 (0.71%) JSON
3 1 (0.71%) REST
3 1 (0.71%) SOAP
3 1 (0.71%) WSDL
3 1 (0.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.43%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (4.29%) Clustering
4 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.57%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.86%) PKI
6 3 (2.14%) NHS
7 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.71%) e-Health
8 1 (0.71%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.71%) Life Science
8 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.71%) Windows
2 18 (12.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (12.14%) Linux
4 13 (9.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.86%) Unix
7 4 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.14%) ITIL
2 16 (11.43%) Incident Management
3 15 (10.71%) Migration
4 12 (8.57%) DDoS Mitigation
4 12 (8.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (7.86%) Security Management
6 10 (7.14%) Data Security
6 10 (7.14%) Project Management
7 9 (6.43%) Network Design
8 7 (5.00%) High Availability
8 7 (5.00%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.29%) Computer Security
9 6 (4.29%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.29%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (2.86%) Programme Management
11 4 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.86%) Bash Shell
1 11 (7.86%) Perl
1 11 (7.86%) SQL
2 7 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.57%) Python
4 3 (2.14%) Lisp
5 1 (0.71%) C
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) Ruby
5 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 72 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (36.43%) CCNP
3 34 (24.29%) CCNA
4 22 (15.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (10.71%) CISSP
6 13 (9.29%) CEH
6 13 (9.29%) MCSA
7 9 (6.43%) CCIE
7 9 (6.43%) Security Cleared
8 7 (5.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.29%) CCDP
10 5 (3.57%) MCITP
11 4 (2.86%) CCNP Voice
11 4 (2.86%) CCSP
11 4 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.14%) MCDST
12 3 (2.14%) MCP
12 3 (2.14%) MCSE
12 3 (2.14%) MCTS
12 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.14%) ISO 9000
2 3 (2.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.57%) vCloud
4 5 (3.57%) VMware Server
5 4 (2.86%) Firmware
5 4 (2.86%) vSphere
6 2 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.43%) KVM
6 2 (1.43%) Xen
6 2 (1.43%) XenApp
6 2 (1.43%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (4.29%) BMC PATROL
2 6 (4.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.86%) Cacti
4 4 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (2.86%) Graphite
4 4 (2.86%) Nagios
4 4 (2.86%) Opsview
4 4 (2.86%) Puppet
5 3 (2.14%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.43%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.43%) SCCM
7 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.71%) OpenView
7 1 (0.71%) SCOM
7 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
1 33 (23.57%) VMware
2 25 (17.86%) F5
3 21 (15.00%) HP
4 20 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 17 (12.14%) Red Hat
6 12 (8.57%) Palo Alto
7 10 (7.14%) Symantec
8 8 (5.71%) Riverbed
8 8 (5.71%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.00%) Juniper
9 7 (5.00%) Meraki
10 6 (4.29%) BMC
11 4 (2.86%) Dell
11 4 (2.86%) NetApp
11 4 (2.86%) Oracle
11 4 (2.86%) SAP
12 3 (2.14%) IBM
12 3 (2.14%) Remedy
12 3 (2.14%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 23 days ago