The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 50 32 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 66 109 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.85% 5.13% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.03% 10.83% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 44
Average daily rate
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£344 £308 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £246 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £404 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 12
Average hourly rate £15.38 £33.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.40% +65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.55 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.61 £44.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
939 1006 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.51% 47.39% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 506 597
Average daily rate £350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 78 89
Average hourly rate £12.88 £18.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.73 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £44.54 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Cisco
England

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cisco
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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
West Yorkshire -25 47 £325 +5.69% 44
North Yorkshire -1 9 £388 +16.98% 1
South Yorkshire -4 8 £338 -6.25% 9
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 57 (44.53%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (42.97%) Firewall
3 47 (36.72%) VMware
4 42 (32.81%) CCNP
5 41 (32.03%) HP
6 38 (29.69%) Windows
7 35 (27.34%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (26.56%) Microsoft
8 34 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
9 28 (21.88%) Citrix
9 28 (21.88%) CheckPoint
9 28 (21.88%) BGP
10 26 (20.31%) Blue Coat
10 26 (20.31%) F5
11 24 (18.75%) Network Security
11 24 (18.75%) Linux
12 23 (17.97%) DNS
13 22 (17.19%) OSPF
13 22 (17.19%) LAN
13 22 (17.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 21 (16.41%) DMVPN
14 21 (16.41%) DHCP
14 21 (16.41%) WAN
14 21 (16.41%) CCNA
14 21 (16.41%) Thin Client
14 21 (16.41%) Fat Client
15 20 (15.63%) CCSE
15 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
15 20 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.59%) Lync
3 7 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.69%) Apache
4 6 (4.69%) IIS
5 5 (3.91%) nginx
6 2 (1.56%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.56%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) SaaS
1 2 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 55 (42.97%) Firewall
2 35 (27.34%) Cisco ASA
3 28 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
3 28 (21.88%) BGP
4 24 (18.75%) Network Security
5 23 (17.97%) DNS
6 22 (17.19%) LAN
6 22 (17.19%) OSPF
6 22 (17.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 21 (16.41%) DMVPN
7 21 (16.41%) DHCP
7 21 (16.41%) WAN
8 20 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 19 (14.84%) NetScreen
9 19 (14.84%) BIG-IP
10 17 (13.28%) Wireless
10 17 (13.28%) TCP/IP
11 16 (12.50%) SAN
12 15 (11.72%) VoIP
12 15 (11.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.69%) Banking
2 6 (4.69%) Retail
2 6 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.34%) Finance
4 2 (1.56%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Local Government
5 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (20.31%) Network Specialist
2 23 (17.97%) Network Engineer
3 19 (14.84%) Network Security Specialist
3 19 (14.84%) Security Specialist
4 13 (10.16%) Analyst
5 9 (7.03%) Architect
6 7 (5.47%) Consultant
7 6 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.13%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (2.34%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Rollout Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) Cisco Specialist
10 3 (2.34%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) XMPP
2 5 (3.91%) HTML
2 5 (3.91%) .NET
2 5 (3.91%) XML
3 3 (2.34%) Middleware
3 3 (2.34%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.41%) Thin Client
1 21 (16.41%) Fat Client
2 7 (5.47%) NHS
3 3 (2.34%) Statistics
3 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.56%) Replication
4 2 (1.56%) Clustering
4 2 (1.56%) IVR
4 2 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.78%) FMCG
5 1 (0.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) Windows
2 24 (18.75%) Linux
3 16 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (7.03%) CentOS
5 8 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.69%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.13%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.34%) UNIX
11 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.84%) E-Commerce
2 12 (9.38%) ITIL
2 12 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 10 (7.81%) Data Management
3 10 (7.81%) Network Design
3 10 (7.81%) Project Management
4 9 (7.03%) Service Management
5 8 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 8 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (3.91%) Migration
8 5 (3.91%) Scrum
8 5 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.13%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.13%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.13%) Workflow
10 3 (2.34%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.34%) Content Management
10 3 (2.34%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) C
2 9 (7.03%) SQL
3 7 (5.47%) Python
4 5 (3.91%) Lisp
5 4 (3.13%) Java
6 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.78%) Perl
7 1 (0.78%) PHP
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (44.53%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (32.81%) CCNP
3 21 (16.41%) CCNA
4 20 (15.63%) CCSE
5 6 (4.69%) CCDP
6 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.34%) MCSE
7 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.56%) MCSA
8 2 (1.56%) CCIE
8 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.56%) Avaya Certification
8 2 (1.56%) CCVP
9 1 (0.78%) CCDA
9 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.78%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.78%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.78%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.78%) MCITP
9 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) SLA
1 2 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (14.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.16%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (9.38%) vSphere
5 11 (8.59%) Hyper-V
6 8 (6.25%) Xen
6 8 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.34%) XenServer
8 2 (1.56%) XenApp
8 2 (1.56%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.78%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) OPNET
1 5 (3.91%) SCCM
1 5 (3.91%) SCOM
1 5 (3.91%) Puppet
1 5 (3.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.34%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.56%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.56%) Foglight
4 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.78%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 47 (36.72%) VMware
2 41 (32.03%) HP
3 34 (26.56%) Microsoft
4 28 (21.88%) Citrix
4 28 (21.88%) CheckPoint
5 26 (20.31%) Blue Coat
5 26 (20.31%) F5
6 19 (14.84%) Infoblox
6 19 (14.84%) Imperva
7 14 (10.94%) EMC
7 14 (10.94%) NetApp
8 13 (10.16%) BMC
9 12 (9.38%) Oracle
10 11 (8.59%) IBM
11 9 (7.03%) TippingPoint
12 6 (4.69%) Juniper
12 6 (4.69%) Splunk
13 4 (3.13%) Avaya
13 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.34%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - £500
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
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Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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