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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 51 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 54 66 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.25% 4.28% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.71% 10.87% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 20
Average daily rate
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£360 £300 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £409 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.90% -15.47%
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
620 607 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.35% 39.34% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 338 317
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 39
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.35 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +3.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £24.28 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -20 35 £350 +16.66% 29
Bradford -1 10 £400 -13.97% 1
Wakefield +3 2 - - 3
Huddersfield +1 1 - -
Halifax -5 1 - - 5
Pontefract - - - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 42 (44.21%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (36.84%) Firewall
3 33 (34.74%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (30.53%) ITIL
5 26 (27.37%) CCNP
6 24 (25.26%) CCNA
7 23 (24.21%) HP
8 22 (23.16%) VMware
9 21 (22.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (18.95%) CCDP
10 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
10 18 (18.95%) LAN
11 17 (17.89%) Network Design
12 16 (16.84%) WAN
13 15 (15.79%) BGP
14 14 (14.74%) Windows
15 13 (13.68%) WLAN
15 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
15 13 (13.68%) BMC
15 13 (13.68%) TippingPoint
15 13 (13.68%) F5
16 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (12.63%) EIGRP
17 11 (11.58%) CheckPoint
18 10 (10.53%) Finance
18 10 (10.53%) Blue Coat
18 10 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
19 9 (9.47%) Network Security
19 9 (9.47%) Project Management
19 9 (9.47%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 5 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
1 5 (5.26%) Lync
1 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.16%) SAS
2 3 (3.16%) Apache
3 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 35 (36.84%) Firewall
2 33 (34.74%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (22.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (18.95%) LAN
5 16 (16.84%) WAN
6 15 (15.79%) BGP
7 13 (13.68%) WLAN
8 12 (12.63%) EIGRP
9 9 (9.47%) Network Security
9 9 (9.47%) SAN
10 8 (8.42%) MPLS
10 8 (8.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (6.32%) DNS
11 6 (6.32%) VoIP
11 6 (6.32%) OSPF
11 6 (6.32%) DMVPN
12 5 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (5.26%) DMZ
12 5 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Pentaho
1 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.26%) QUnit
2 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.26%) Subversion
2 5 (5.26%) JMeter
2 5 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Retail
3 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.21%) Billing
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
4 1 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 10 (10.53%) Designer
3 8 (8.42%) Design Engineer
3 8 (8.42%) Network Design Engineer
4 7 (7.37%) Architect
4 7 (7.37%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.32%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.32%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
6 5 (5.26%) Developer
6 5 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.21%) Network Designer
7 4 (4.21%) Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (3.16%) Systems Designer
8 3 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) Mustache
1 5 (5.26%) Apache Camel
1 5 (5.26%) jQuery
1 5 (5.26%) JPA
1 5 (5.26%) Drools
1 5 (5.26%) REST
1 5 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (5.26%) JRules
1 5 (5.26%) Ajax
1 5 (5.26%) JSON
1 5 (5.26%) Hibernate
1 5 (5.26%) J2EE
1 5 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (2.11%) HTML
2 2 (2.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.05%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) PKI
1 5 (5.26%) Smartcard
2 3 (3.16%) Open Source
2 3 (3.16%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) iPhone
4 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.05%) iPad
4 1 (1.05%) CESG
4 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) CentOS
2 5 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.05%) UNIX
5 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.53%) ITIL
2 17 (17.89%) Network Design
3 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.47%) Project Management
5 8 (8.42%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.37%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (7.37%) Migration
7 6 (6.32%) PRINCE
8 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.26%) TDD
8 5 (5.26%) Service Management
8 5 (5.26%) MVC
8 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.26%) Workflow
9 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.21%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.16%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.16%) TOGAF
11 2 (2.11%) BCP
11 2 (2.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.47%) Lisp
2 8 (8.42%) PHP
3 6 (6.32%) SQL
4 5 (5.26%) C#
4 5 (5.26%) Java
4 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) Perl
5 3 (3.16%) C++
5 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (44.21%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (27.37%) CCNP
3 24 (25.26%) CCNA
4 18 (18.95%) CCDP
5 8 (8.42%) Security Cleared
6 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.26%) CCSA
7 5 (5.26%) CCIE
8 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.16%) CCVP
9 3 (3.16%) MCSE
9 3 (3.16%) MCSA
9 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (3.16%) CCDA
10 2 (2.11%) CISSP
10 2 (2.11%) CCSE
10 2 (2.11%) VCAP
10 2 (2.11%) VCP5
11 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (13.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.11%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (7.37%) OPNET
3 5 (5.26%) OpenIDM
4 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.16%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (3.16%) Nagios
6 2 (2.11%) SCCM
7 1 (1.05%) Puppet
7 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.05%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (24.21%) HP
2 22 (23.16%) VMware
3 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.68%) BMC
4 13 (13.68%) TippingPoint
4 13 (13.68%) F5
5 11 (11.58%) CheckPoint
6 10 (10.53%) Blue Coat
7 9 (9.47%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.37%) Juniper
9 6 (6.32%) Symantec
10 5 (5.26%) SonicWALL
10 5 (5.26%) Splunk
10 5 (5.26%) Motorola
11 4 (4.21%) McAfee
12 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.16%) Dot Hill
12 3 (3.16%) Brocade
12 3 (3.16%) Websense
12 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
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