The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Nexus
Rank 128 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.039% 0.19% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 1.36% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £27.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+554.54% +0.91%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
272 295 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.59% 14.37% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 151 164
Average daily rate £375 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 32
Average hourly rate £14.11 £15.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £115.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco Nexus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco Nexus Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -22 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Cisco Nexus
England

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) NETGEAR
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

Cisco Nexus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cisco Nexus 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 Nexus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) NETGEAR
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) F5