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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 34 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 88 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.48% 2.35% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 10.64% 5.69% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 19 18
Average daily rate
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£325 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -12.19%
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
827 738 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.13% 41.21% 40.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 458 238
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 41
Average hourly rate £16.72 £11.43 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £9.19 £8.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.84 £17.08 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -1 52 £250 -13.04% 35
Bradford - 14 £255 - 1
Halifax - 13 £375 -
Huddersfield +1 1 £400 +6.66% 3
Liversedge - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 4
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Yorkshire

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 55 (38.73%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (31.69%) Firewall
3 42 (29.58%) VMware
4 35 (24.65%) CCNA
5 34 (23.94%) CCNP
5 34 (23.94%) ITIL
6 33 (23.24%) Windows
7 31 (21.83%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (20.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 27 (19.01%) SQL
9 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
10 25 (17.61%) HP
11 22 (15.49%) BGP
12 20 (14.08%) LAN
12 20 (14.08%) WAN
13 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
13 19 (13.38%) MPLS
14 18 (12.68%) Service Management
14 18 (12.68%) F5
15 17 (11.97%) EIGRP
15 17 (11.97%) Linux
15 17 (11.97%) VoIP
15 17 (11.97%) CCDP
15 17 (11.97%) Network Design
16 16 (11.27%) Workflow
16 16 (11.27%) Finance
16 16 (11.27%) Smartcard
16 16 (11.27%) Splunk
17 15 (10.56%) Security Cleared
17 15 (10.56%) CentOS

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (6.34%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.93%) IIS
3 6 (4.23%) Apache
3 6 (4.23%) Lync
3 6 (4.23%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.11%) Node.js
6 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Project
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (31.69%) Firewall
2 31 (21.83%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (20.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (15.49%) BGP
5 20 (14.08%) LAN
5 20 (14.08%) WAN
6 19 (13.38%) MPLS
7 17 (11.97%) VoIP
7 17 (11.97%) EIGRP
8 13 (9.15%) WLAN
8 13 (9.15%) SSL
9 12 (8.45%) LDAP
9 12 (8.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (7.75%) SAN
11 9 (6.34%) OSPF
12 8 (5.63%) Internet
12 8 (5.63%) VPN
12 8 (5.63%) DMVPN
12 8 (5.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (4.93%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.23%) Pentaho
2 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.23%) MySQL
3 5 (3.52%) Informix
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.23%) QUnit
2 6 (4.23%) JUnit
2 6 (4.23%) JMeter
2 6 (4.23%) Subversion
3 3 (2.11%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) Selenium
General
1 16 (11.27%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Retail
3 5 (3.52%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) Billing
4 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.11%) Games
6 2 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (21.83%) Network Engineer
2 14 (9.86%) Architect
3 12 (8.45%) Analyst
3 12 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (7.04%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (6.34%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (6.34%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (6.34%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.34%) Design Engineer
5 9 (6.34%) Designer
6 8 (5.63%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 8 (5.63%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Technical Support
7 6 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (4.23%) Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Network Designer
7 6 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (3.52%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) .NET
2 8 (5.63%) JSON
2 8 (5.63%) REST
3 6 (4.23%) Mustache
3 6 (4.23%) Apache Camel
3 6 (4.23%) jQuery
3 6 (4.23%) JPA
3 6 (4.23%) Drools
3 6 (4.23%) J2EE
3 6 (4.23%) XML
3 6 (4.23%) Hibernate
3 6 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (4.23%) JRules
3 6 (4.23%) Ajax
4 2 (1.41%) XMPP
4 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.41%) CSS
4 2 (1.41%) SOAP
4 2 (1.41%) Web Services
4 2 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.27%) Smartcard
2 7 (4.93%) Open Source
3 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (4.23%) IBM XIV
3 6 (4.23%) PKI
4 3 (2.11%) PDA
4 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) Wiki
5 2 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) iPad
6 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.70%) iPhone
6 1 (0.70%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.70%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (23.24%) Windows
2 17 (11.97%) Linux
3 15 (10.56%) CentOS
4 13 (9.15%) UNIX
5 9 (6.34%) Ubuntu
6 7 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.11%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.94%) ITIL
2 18 (12.68%) Service Management
3 17 (11.97%) Network Design
4 16 (11.27%) Workflow
5 14 (9.86%) Load Balancing
6 13 (9.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (8.45%) Incident Management
8 10 (7.04%) Migration
8 10 (7.04%) Project Management
9 9 (6.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.34%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.93%) Business Continuity
11 6 (4.23%) TDD
11 6 (4.23%) PRINCE
11 6 (4.23%) MVC
12 5 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.52%) Use Case
12 5 (3.52%) Capacity Management
12 5 (3.52%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.01%) SQL
2 12 (8.45%) Lisp
2 12 (8.45%) PHP
3 8 (5.63%) C#
4 6 (4.23%) Java
4 6 (4.23%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.23%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.23%) Python
5 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (38.73%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (24.65%) CCNA
3 34 (23.94%) CCNP
4 17 (11.97%) CCDP
5 15 (10.56%) Security Cleared
6 9 (6.34%) SC Cleared
7 7 (4.93%) CCIE
7 7 (4.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.52%) CCSA
8 5 (3.52%) MCSE
9 4 (2.82%) MCSA
9 4 (2.82%) CCDA
9 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.11%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.11%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.11%) BC Cleared
11 2 (1.41%) VCAP
11 2 (1.41%) VCP5
11 2 (1.41%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (10.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.82%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.11%) vSphere
4 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.11%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) OPNET
2 10 (7.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (4.23%) OpenIDM
4 6 (4.23%) Nagios
5 5 (3.52%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (3.52%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (2.82%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.11%) Cacti
7 3 (2.11%) Salt
7 3 (2.11%) Opsview
7 3 (2.11%) Graphite
8 2 (1.41%) SCCM
8 2 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.70%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.70%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (29.58%) VMware
2 27 (19.01%) Microsoft
3 25 (17.61%) HP
4 18 (12.68%) F5
5 16 (11.27%) Splunk
6 15 (10.56%) SolarWinds
6 15 (10.56%) Red Hat
7 14 (9.86%) TippingPoint
8 13 (9.15%) BMC
9 11 (7.75%) Blue Coat
10 10 (7.04%) CheckPoint
11 7 (4.93%) Citrix
11 7 (4.93%) Juniper
12 6 (4.23%) IBM
12 6 (4.23%) Motorola
12 6 (4.23%) SonicWALL
13 5 (3.52%) Symantec
14 4 (2.82%) Remedy
14 4 (2.82%) Nortel
15 3 (2.11%) NetApp
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