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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 41 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 85 90 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.57% 4.02% 3.94%
As % of the Vendors category 8.16% 8.69% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 42 43
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £201 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £449 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £33.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +78.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.55 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.58 £44.60 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
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
1042 1036 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.78% 46.29% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 531 568
Average daily rate £335 £325 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 77 76
Average hourly rate £12.62 £23.13 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.42% +49.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 -2 51 £325 - 32
South Yorkshire +15 28 £300 +34.83% 4
North Yorkshire +1 3 £332 -14.45% 4
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 72 (45.28%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (40.25%) Firewall
3 52 (32.70%) Microsoft
4 51 (32.08%) VMware
5 47 (29.56%) HP
6 44 (27.67%) Windows
7 43 (27.04%) CCNP
8 38 (23.90%) Cisco ASA
9 36 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
10 34 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (19.50%) CheckPoint
12 28 (17.61%) CCNA
12 28 (17.61%) Active Directory
12 28 (17.61%) Citrix
12 28 (17.61%) LAN
13 27 (16.98%) WAN
13 27 (16.98%) Blue Coat
13 27 (16.98%) Wireless
14 26 (16.35%) BGP
14 26 (16.35%) MS Exchange
14 26 (16.35%) F5
15 25 (15.72%) Network Security
15 25 (15.72%) DNS
16 23 (14.47%) DHCP
16 23 (14.47%) Linux
16 23 (14.47%) ITIL
17 22 (13.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 21 (13.21%) DMVPN
18 21 (13.21%) Internet
19 20 (12.58%) OSPF

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (16.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.81%) Lync
3 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.77%) Apache
4 6 (3.77%) IIS
5 5 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (3.14%) nginx
6 4 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.89%) SAS
7 3 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (40.25%) Firewall
2 38 (23.90%) Cisco ASA
3 36 (22.64%) Cisco IOS
4 28 (17.61%) LAN
5 27 (16.98%) WAN
5 27 (16.98%) Wireless
6 26 (16.35%) BGP
7 25 (15.72%) Network Security
7 25 (15.72%) DNS
8 23 (14.47%) DHCP
9 22 (13.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 21 (13.21%) DMVPN
10 21 (13.21%) Internet
11 20 (12.58%) OSPF
11 20 (12.58%) TCP/IP
12 19 (11.95%) VPN
12 19 (11.95%) MPLS
12 19 (11.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 18 (11.32%) BIG-IP
13 18 (11.32%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.03%) MySQL
General
1 10 (6.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.40%) Retail
3 6 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (3.77%) Back Office
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.89%) German Language
5 3 (1.89%) Finance
6 2 (1.26%) Marketing
6 2 (1.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (16.98%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.47%) Network Specialist
3 18 (11.32%) Network Security Specialist
3 18 (11.32%) Security Specialist
4 13 (8.18%) Architect
4 13 (8.18%) Analyst
5 9 (5.66%) Consultant
6 8 (5.03%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (5.03%) Support Technician
7 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) Network Support
9 5 (3.14%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (3.14%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.52%) Senior Technician
10 4 (2.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (2.52%) Administrator
10 4 (2.52%) Support Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Project Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.03%) XMPP
2 5 (3.14%) .NET
2 5 (3.14%) HTML
2 5 (3.14%) XML
3 3 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
3 3 (1.89%) Middleware
4 2 (1.26%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Blackberry
2 18 (11.32%) Fat Client
2 18 (11.32%) Thin Client
3 6 (3.77%) NHS
4 5 (3.14%) CESG
5 4 (2.52%) Statistics
6 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.89%) Clustering
6 3 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.26%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) IVR
8 1 (0.63%) Social Media
8 1 (0.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.67%) Windows
2 23 (14.47%) Linux
3 17 (10.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.66%) CentOS
5 8 (5.03%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.03%) Windows XP
5 8 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.77%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.89%) UNIX
10 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.47%) ITIL
2 18 (11.32%) E-Commerce
3 13 (8.18%) Network Design
4 12 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.29%) Service Management
5 10 (6.29%) Data Management
6 9 (5.66%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (5.03%) Master Data Management
7 8 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.40%) Project Management
8 7 (4.40%) Change Control
9 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (3.14%) Scrum
11 4 (2.52%) Network Management
11 4 (2.52%) Migration
11 4 (2.52%) Workflow
11 4 (2.52%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.55%) C
2 8 (5.03%) SQL
3 6 (3.77%) Lisp
3 6 (3.77%) Python
4 3 (1.89%) Java
4 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.63%) Perl
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.63%) C++
5 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 72 (45.28%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (27.04%) CCNP
3 28 (17.61%) CCNA
4 19 (11.95%) CCSE
5 10 (6.29%) CCDP
6 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.52%) MCSE
8 3 (1.89%) MCP
8 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) Avaya Certification
9 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.26%) MCSA
9 2 (1.26%) MCITP
10 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.63%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.63%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.63%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.63%) Degree
10 1 (0.63%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (17.61%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.43%) vSphere
4 13 (8.18%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (6.92%) Hyper-V
6 8 (5.03%) VMware ESX
6 8 (5.03%) Xen
7 5 (3.14%) XenApp
8 4 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.52%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.89%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.89%) XenServer
10 2 (1.26%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (5.03%) SCCM
1 8 (5.03%) SCOM
2 6 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (3.77%) OPNET
3 5 (3.14%) Puppet
4 3 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.26%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.26%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.26%) Foglight
6 1 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (32.70%) Microsoft
2 51 (32.08%) VMware
3 47 (29.56%) HP
4 31 (19.50%) CheckPoint
5 28 (17.61%) Citrix
6 27 (16.98%) Blue Coat
7 26 (16.35%) F5
8 18 (11.32%) Infoblox
8 18 (11.32%) Imperva
9 16 (10.06%) NetApp
10 15 (9.43%) BMC
11 14 (8.81%) IBM
11 14 (8.81%) EMC
12 12 (7.55%) Oracle
13 11 (6.92%) TippingPoint
14 6 (3.77%) Splunk
14 6 (3.77%) Brocade
15 5 (3.14%) Avaya
15 5 (3.14%) Dell
16 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
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