The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco IOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 31 March 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco IOS
Rank 107 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 24 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.55% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.05% 5.13% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 3
Average daily rate
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£401 £401 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +52.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £65.75
% change year-on-year
+53.33% -77.18%
Cisco IOS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
397 273 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.49% 10.81% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 164 115
Average daily rate £304 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 34
Average hourly rate £16.72 £13.71 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -11.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.14 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £26.60 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

Cisco IOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco IOS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Yorkshire region.

Cisco IOS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS across the Yorkshire region.

Cisco IOS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
North Yorkshire +2 18 £401 - 2
West Yorkshire -8 5 £325 - 5
Cisco IOS
England

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (97.78%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (91.11%) OSPF
4 39 (86.67%) CCNP
5 37 (82.22%) VMware
6 36 (80.00%) Blue Coat
6 36 (80.00%) CCSE
6 36 (80.00%) BIG-IP
6 36 (80.00%) DHCP
6 36 (80.00%) DNS
6 36 (80.00%) CheckPoint
6 36 (80.00%) F5
6 36 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 36 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 34 (75.56%) Cisco ASA
8 33 (73.33%) Firewall
9 32 (71.11%) Infoblox
9 32 (71.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (60.00%) BGP
11 25 (55.56%) E-Commerce
12 22 (48.89%) Linux
12 22 (48.89%) Citrix
12 22 (48.89%) Thin Client
12 22 (48.89%) NetScreen
12 22 (48.89%) Imperva
12 22 (48.89%) Fat Client
12 22 (48.89%) Network Security
12 22 (48.89%) DMVPN
13 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (37.78%) HP

Cisco IOS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 41 (91.11%) OSPF
2 36 (80.00%) DHCP
2 36 (80.00%) DNS
2 36 (80.00%) BIG-IP
2 36 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 36 (80.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 34 (75.56%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (73.33%) Firewall
5 27 (60.00%) BGP
6 22 (48.89%) Network Security
6 22 (48.89%) NetScreen
6 22 (48.89%) DMVPN
7 7 (15.56%) MPLS
8 5 (11.11%) RSVP
8 5 (11.11%) Junos
9 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.67%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (4.44%) IPv4
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Security Specialist
1 22 (48.89%) Network Security Specialist
1 22 (48.89%) Network Specialist
2 12 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Thin Client
1 22 (48.89%) Fat Client
2 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 14 (31.11%) Load Balancing
3 8 (17.78%) Line Management
3 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) Network Design
5 3 (6.67%) Change Management
5 3 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (97.78%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (86.67%) CCNP
3 36 (80.00%) CCSE
4 5 (11.11%) CCIE
5 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.67%) JNCIE
6 3 (6.67%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) XenServer
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (82.22%) VMware
3 36 (80.00%) Blue Coat
3 36 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 36 (80.00%) F5
4 32 (71.11%) Infoblox
5 22 (48.89%) Imperva
5 22 (48.89%) Citrix
6 17 (37.78%) HP
7 16 (35.56%) Juniper
8 3 (6.67%) Remedy
9 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL