The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 31 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 155 67 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.32% 2.62% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 12.12% 5.88% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 32 35
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
Cisco
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1279 1139 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.91% 44.46% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 696 405
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 67 73
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 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
West Yorkshire +32 88 £325 +6.12% 38
South Yorkshire +9 28 £275 +120.00% 5
North Yorkshire -3 19 £401 - 10
East Yorkshire - 2 £120 -
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 147 (49.83%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (43.39%) Firewall
3 120 (40.68%) CCNP
4 102 (34.58%) VMware
5 73 (24.75%) CheckPoint
5 73 (24.75%) BGP
6 67 (22.71%) Cisco ASA
6 67 (22.71%) F5
7 66 (22.37%) DNS
8 63 (21.36%) HP
9 60 (20.34%) OSPF
10 59 (20.00%) CCNA
10 59 (20.00%) WAN
10 59 (20.00%) Windows
11 53 (17.97%) Load Balancing
12 49 (16.61%) Linux
13 48 (16.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 47 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (15.93%) ITIL
14 47 (15.93%) Microsoft
14 47 (15.93%) Blue Coat
15 45 (15.25%) LAN
16 44 (14.92%) MPLS
17 43 (14.58%) DHCP
17 43 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
17 43 (14.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 38 (12.88%) CCSE
19 36 (12.20%) BIG-IP
19 36 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
20 35 (11.86%) Citrix

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 18 (6.10%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.41%) IIS
3 9 (3.05%) Apache
3 9 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.71%) Lync
5 7 (2.37%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.03%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (1.36%) Node.js
7 4 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.36%) JBoss
8 3 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.39%) MS Office
3 6 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 128 (43.39%) Firewall
2 73 (24.75%) BGP
3 67 (22.71%) Cisco ASA
4 66 (22.37%) DNS
5 60 (20.34%) OSPF
6 59 (20.00%) WAN
7 48 (16.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 45 (15.25%) LAN
9 44 (14.92%) MPLS
10 43 (14.58%) DHCP
10 43 (14.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 43 (14.58%) Cisco IOS
11 36 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 36 (12.20%) BIG-IP
12 33 (11.19%) EIGRP
13 32 (10.85%) Network Security
14 29 (9.83%) DMVPN
15 27 (9.15%) VPN
16 26 (8.81%) TCP/IP
17 25 (8.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.37%) MySQL
3 6 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.03%) Informix
3 6 (2.03%) Pentaho
3 6 (2.03%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.34%) HBase
6 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.34%) DB2
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.03%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.03%) QUnit
2 6 (2.03%) JUnit
2 6 (2.03%) JMeter
2 6 (2.03%) Subversion
3 4 (1.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 26 (8.81%) Finance
2 15 (5.08%) Banking
3 10 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.69%) Retail
5 4 (1.36%) Billing
6 3 (1.02%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Law
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 86 (29.15%) Network Engineer
2 33 (11.19%) Analyst
3 28 (9.49%) Network Specialist
4 24 (8.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 23 (7.80%) Security Specialist
5 23 (7.80%) Network Security Specialist
6 22 (7.46%) Architect
7 18 (6.10%) Project Manager
8 17 (5.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 15 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.41%) Support Engineer
10 13 (4.41%) Network Analyst
10 13 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (3.73%) Consultant
11 11 (3.73%) Designer
12 10 (3.39%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (3.39%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 10 (3.39%) Data Analyst
13 9 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.41%) .NET
2 8 (2.71%) XML
2 8 (2.71%) JSON
2 8 (2.71%) REST
3 6 (2.03%) Mustache
3 6 (2.03%) Apache Camel
3 6 (2.03%) jQuery
3 6 (2.03%) JPA
3 6 (2.03%) Drools
3 6 (2.03%) Hibernate
3 6 (2.03%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (2.03%) JRules
3 6 (2.03%) Ajax
3 6 (2.03%) J2EE
4 4 (1.36%) XMPP
4 4 (1.36%) HTML
5 2 (0.68%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.68%) WCF
5 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.46%) Thin Client
1 22 (7.46%) Fat Client
2 19 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.76%) Smartcard
4 7 (2.37%) Open Source
4 7 (2.37%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (2.37%) IBM XIV
5 6 (2.03%) PKI
6 5 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.02%) PDA
7 3 (1.02%) NHS
7 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.68%) Wiki
9 1 (0.34%) iPhone
9 1 (0.34%) iPad
9 1 (0.34%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.34%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.34%) Clustering
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.00%) Windows
2 49 (16.61%) Linux
3 20 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.42%) CentOS
5 15 (5.08%) UNIX
6 13 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.39%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.69%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.36%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.68%) Solaris
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.97%) Load Balancing
2 47 (15.93%) ITIL
3 25 (8.47%) E-Commerce
4 19 (6.44%) Service Management
5 17 (5.76%) Workflow
5 17 (5.76%) Project Management
6 16 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (5.42%) Migration
6 16 (5.42%) Network Design
6 16 (5.42%) PRINCE2
7 12 (4.07%) Incident Management
8 11 (3.73%) Service Delivery
9 10 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (3.05%) Mentoring
11 8 (2.71%) Line Management
11 8 (2.71%) Network Monitoring
12 7 (2.37%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.03%) TDD
13 6 (2.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.85%) SQL
2 18 (6.10%) C
3 13 (4.41%) PHP
4 12 (4.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.07%) Lisp
5 10 (3.39%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.71%) C#
6 8 (2.71%) Java
7 6 (2.03%) Python
8 4 (1.36%) VB
9 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (49.83%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (40.68%) CCNP
3 59 (20.00%) CCNA
4 38 (12.88%) CCSE
5 20 (6.78%) Security Cleared
6 17 (5.76%) CCDP
7 15 (5.08%) CCIP
8 10 (3.39%) SC Cleared
9 9 (3.05%) CCIE
10 7 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.03%) MCSE
12 5 (1.69%) CCSA
13 4 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.36%) MCSA
13 4 (1.36%) CCDA
14 3 (1.02%) JNCIP
14 3 (1.02%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.02%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.69%) SLA
2 4 (1.36%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (15.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.41%) vCloud
4 11 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.73%) XenServer
5 9 (3.05%) vSphere
6 4 (1.36%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.02%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.02%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.02%) XenApp
8 2 (0.68%) SRDF
8 2 (0.68%) Xen
8 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.68%) KVM
8 2 (0.68%) NFS
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (3.73%) OPNET
1 11 (3.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (2.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (2.37%) Nagios
4 6 (2.03%) SCCM
4 6 (2.03%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.03%) OpenIDM
5 5 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.36%) Cacti
6 4 (1.36%) Salt
6 4 (1.36%) Opsview
6 4 (1.36%) Graphite
7 3 (1.02%) Foglight
7 3 (1.02%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 102 (34.58%) VMware
2 73 (24.75%) CheckPoint
3 67 (22.71%) F5
4 63 (21.36%) HP
5 47 (15.93%) Microsoft
5 47 (15.93%) Blue Coat
6 35 (11.86%) Citrix
7 32 (10.85%) Infoblox
8 22 (7.46%) Imperva
9 20 (6.78%) Red Hat
9 20 (6.78%) SolarWinds
10 18 (6.10%) Juniper
10 18 (6.10%) NetApp
11 16 (5.42%) Splunk
12 14 (4.75%) BMC
12 14 (4.75%) TippingPoint
13 10 (3.39%) EMC
13 10 (3.39%) IBM
14 7 (2.37%) Oracle
15 6 (2.03%) SonicWALL
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