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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 35 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 127 79 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.79% 3.48% 3.34%
As % of the Vendors category 12.04% 8.03% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 37 39
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Average hourly rate £36.50 £17.25 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.59% +8.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.50 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £25.75 £18.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
1055 984 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.75% 43.39% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 513 438
Average daily rate £363 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 66
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 -6 58 £325 +8.33% 25
South Yorkshire +23 43 £260 -20.00% 3
North Yorkshire +2 21 £401 +78.00% 9
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 100 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (38.68%) Firewall
3 65 (30.66%) CCNP
4 55 (25.94%) Cisco ASA
5 52 (24.53%) VMware
6 48 (22.64%) CheckPoint
7 47 (22.17%) HP
7 47 (22.17%) DNS
8 45 (21.23%) ITIL
8 45 (21.23%) Microsoft
9 44 (20.75%) Windows
10 43 (20.28%) CCNA
11 40 (18.87%) WAN
12 38 (17.92%) LAN
13 37 (17.45%) Active Directory
14 36 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
15 34 (16.04%) F5
15 34 (16.04%) BGP
16 30 (14.15%) DHCP
17 29 (13.68%) Blue Coat
18 26 (12.26%) Network Design
18 26 (12.26%) EIGRP
18 26 (12.26%) Cisco Nexus
19 24 (11.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
19 24 (11.32%) Network Security
19 24 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (11.32%) OSPF
19 24 (11.32%) Citrix
20 22 (10.38%) SAN
20 22 (10.38%) Load Balancing

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.02%) Lync
3 14 (6.60%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.25%) Apache
5 6 (2.83%) Office Communications Server
5 6 (2.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.89%) JBoss
8 3 (1.42%) IIS
8 3 (1.42%) SAS
9 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (5.19%) MS Excel
1 11 (5.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (38.68%) Firewall
2 55 (25.94%) Cisco ASA
3 47 (22.17%) DNS
4 40 (18.87%) WAN
5 38 (17.92%) LAN
6 36 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
7 34 (16.04%) BGP
8 30 (14.15%) DHCP
9 26 (12.26%) EIGRP
9 26 (12.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (11.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 24 (11.32%) Network Security
10 24 (11.32%) OSPF
11 22 (10.38%) SAN
12 21 (9.91%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 21 (9.91%) Internet
13 20 (9.43%) Wireless
14 18 (8.49%) DMVPN
14 18 (8.49%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (8.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.89%) Pentaho
2 4 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.47%) DB2
4 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.47%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.89%) QUnit
2 4 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.89%) Subversion
2 4 (1.89%) JMeter
2 4 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 15 (7.08%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.13%) Finance
3 11 (5.19%) Retail
4 9 (4.25%) Banking
5 6 (2.83%) Back Office
6 4 (1.89%) Billing
7 3 (1.42%) German Language
8 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.94%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (26.89%) Network Engineer
2 22 (10.38%) Analyst
3 16 (7.55%) Network Specialist
3 16 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (6.60%) Architect
4 14 (6.60%) Network Analyst
5 11 (5.19%) Security Specialist
5 11 (5.19%) Network Security Specialist
6 10 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
6 10 (4.72%) Consultant
6 10 (4.72%) Support Engineer
7 8 (3.77%) Network Design Engineer
7 8 (3.77%) Designer
7 8 (3.77%) Design Engineer
8 7 (3.30%) Administrator
8 7 (3.30%) Support Technician
8 7 (3.30%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.30%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (2.83%) Cisco Analyst
9 6 (2.83%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.83%) XML
2 4 (1.89%) REST
2 4 (1.89%) Mustache
2 4 (1.89%) Apache Camel
2 4 (1.89%) jQuery
2 4 (1.89%) JSON
2 4 (1.89%) Ajax
2 4 (1.89%) JPA
2 4 (1.89%) Drools
2 4 (1.89%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (1.89%) JRules
2 4 (1.89%) Hibernate
2 4 (1.89%) J2EE
3 3 (1.42%) HTML
4 2 (0.94%) XSLT
4 2 (0.94%) Web Services
4 2 (0.94%) Rendezvous
4 2 (0.94%) Middleware
5 1 (0.47%) CSS
5 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.49%) Blackberry
2 11 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.72%) Fat Client
3 10 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (4.72%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.36%) Clustering
4 5 (2.36%) CESG
5 4 (1.89%) PKI
5 4 (1.89%) CLARiiON
5 4 (1.89%) Smartcard
6 3 (1.42%) e-Health
6 3 (1.42%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (0.94%) FMCG
7 2 (0.94%) Replication
8 1 (0.47%) NHS
8 1 (0.47%) Open Source
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.75%) Windows
2 17 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (7.55%) Linux
4 14 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (4.72%) Windows XP
7 7 (3.30%) AIX
7 7 (3.30%) HPUX
7 7 (3.30%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.83%) Solaris
9 4 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.89%) CentOS
10 2 (0.94%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) UNIX
11 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.47%) Android
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.23%) ITIL
2 26 (12.26%) Network Design
3 22 (10.38%) Load Balancing
4 13 (6.13%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (6.13%) E-Commerce
5 12 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.77%) Service Management
8 7 (3.30%) ITSM
9 6 (2.83%) Change Control
9 6 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (2.83%) Business Continuity
9 6 (2.83%) Change Management
9 6 (2.83%) BCP
10 5 (2.36%) Project Management
10 5 (2.36%) PRINCE2
10 5 (2.36%) Network Management
10 5 (2.36%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (2.36%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.19%) Lisp
1 11 (5.19%) SQL
2 9 (4.25%) C
3 7 (3.30%) Shell Script
3 7 (3.30%) PHP
4 6 (2.83%) Java
4 6 (2.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.89%) Python
5 4 (1.89%) C#
6 3 (1.42%) C++
6 3 (1.42%) Perl
6 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (47.17%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (30.66%) CCNP
3 43 (20.28%) CCNA
4 21 (9.91%) CCDP
5 19 (8.96%) CCSE
5 19 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.60%) SC Cleared
7 12 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (4.72%) MCSE
9 5 (2.36%) MCSA
10 4 (1.89%) MCITP
10 4 (1.89%) CCSA
11 3 (1.42%) CCDA
11 3 (1.42%) MCP
11 3 (1.42%) CCVP
11 3 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.42%) CIPD
12 2 (0.94%) VCAP
12 2 (0.94%) VCP5
12 2 (0.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.25%) SLA
2 7 (3.30%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (17.45%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.19%) vSphere
4 8 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.77%) XenApp
5 7 (3.30%) ISA Server
5 7 (3.30%) XenServer
5 7 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.89%) vCloud
6 4 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.89%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.89%) Firmware
7 3 (1.42%) MetaFrame
7 3 (1.42%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.94%) KVM
8 2 (0.94%) Xen
8 2 (0.94%) SRDF
8 2 (0.94%) NFS
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (6.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (4.25%) OPNET
2 9 (4.25%) SCCM
3 7 (3.30%) NetBackup
3 7 (3.30%) SCOM
4 6 (2.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.36%) Puppet
6 4 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (1.89%) OpenIDM
6 4 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.89%) ZABBIX
6 4 (1.89%) EMC Navisphere
7 3 (1.42%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.42%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.47%) Nagios
8 1 (0.47%) OpenView
8 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (24.53%) VMware
2 48 (22.64%) CheckPoint
3 47 (22.17%) HP
4 45 (21.23%) Microsoft
5 34 (16.04%) F5
6 29 (13.68%) Blue Coat
7 24 (11.32%) Citrix
8 20 (9.43%) BMC
9 18 (8.49%) TippingPoint
10 15 (7.08%) NetApp
11 14 (6.60%) Infoblox
12 12 (5.66%) Symantec
13 11 (5.19%) Brocade
14 10 (4.72%) Imperva
14 10 (4.72%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.77%) SonicWALL
15 8 (3.77%) Juniper
15 8 (3.77%) EMC
16 7 (3.30%) Motorola
16 7 (3.30%) McAfee
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