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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 32 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 157 85 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.98% 3.59% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 11.56% 8.33% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 45 41
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -60.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £13.95 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.07 £20.81 £44.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.60 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +6.32%
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
1358 1021 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.10% 43.08% 44.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 572 506
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £452 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 66 80
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.88 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -45.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.02 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +1 85 £350 +7.69% 36
South Yorkshire 0 51 £275 -2.22% 10
North Yorkshire +1 6 £250 -4.76% 6
East Yorkshire +5 1 £175 - 4
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 135 (44.70%) Firewall
2 117 (38.74%) Cisco Certification
3 85 (28.15%) Windows
4 82 (27.15%) CCNP
5 81 (26.82%) WAN
6 79 (26.16%) LAN
7 73 (24.17%) CCNA
8 72 (23.84%) Microsoft
9 70 (23.18%) VMware
10 59 (19.54%) ITIL
11 54 (17.88%) MPLS
12 53 (17.55%) Linux
13 50 (16.56%) SQL
13 50 (16.56%) VPN
14 46 (15.23%) SAN
15 42 (13.91%) SQL Server
15 42 (13.91%) F5
15 42 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 41 (13.58%) Load Balancing
16 41 (13.58%) Red Hat
16 41 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 41 (13.58%) Migration
17 40 (13.25%) Cisco ASA
18 39 (12.91%) HP
18 39 (12.91%) TCP/IP
19 38 (12.58%) CheckPoint
19 38 (12.58%) Network Security
20 37 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 37 (12.25%) Cisco Nexus
20 37 (12.25%) Active Directory

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 30 (9.93%) IIS
2 27 (8.94%) MS Exchange
3 19 (6.29%) SharePoint
4 15 (4.97%) JBoss
5 13 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (2.98%) Lync
6 9 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (2.65%) Apache
8 7 (2.32%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.32%) Node.js
9 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.99%) CMS
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.32%) MS Office
4 5 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.33%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.32%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (44.70%) Firewall
2 81 (26.82%) WAN
3 79 (26.16%) LAN
4 54 (17.88%) MPLS
5 50 (16.56%) VPN
6 46 (15.23%) SAN
7 40 (13.25%) Cisco ASA
8 39 (12.91%) TCP/IP
9 38 (12.58%) Network Security
10 37 (12.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 34 (11.26%) BGP
12 33 (10.93%) VoIP
13 28 (9.27%) Internet
14 24 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
15 23 (7.62%) Wireless
16 21 (6.95%) DNS
17 19 (6.29%) DMZ
18 17 (5.63%) OSPF
19 15 (4.97%) EIGRP
20 14 (4.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.65%) Informix
3 8 (2.65%) MySQL
4 7 (2.32%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.32%) JIRA
3 4 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (4.97%) Telecoms
1 15 (4.97%) Finance
2 8 (2.65%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.32%) Retail
4 4 (1.32%) Marketing
4 4 (1.32%) Electronics
5 3 (0.99%) Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (35.76%) Network Engineer
2 23 (7.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (6.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 20 (6.62%) Architect
5 19 (6.29%) Migration Engineer
6 16 (5.30%) Analyst
6 16 (5.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (4.64%) Consultant
7 14 (4.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 13 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (4.30%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (3.97%) Project Engineer
10 11 (3.64%) Support Engineer
10 11 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (2.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.32%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.32%) Test Manager
12 7 (2.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (1.99%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.95%) .NET
2 8 (2.65%) Web Services
3 4 (1.32%) XMPP
4 3 (0.99%) CSS
5 2 (0.66%) SOAP
5 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.66%) JSON
5 2 (0.66%) WCF
5 2 (0.66%) REST
5 2 (0.66%) Middleware
6 1 (0.33%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.62%) Clustering
3 11 (3.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (2.65%) Smart Meter
4 8 (2.65%) Visualisation
4 8 (2.65%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (2.65%) IBM XIV
5 7 (2.32%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.32%) Smartcard
6 4 (1.32%) DTV
6 4 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.99%) PDA
7 3 (0.99%) Life Science
7 3 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.33%) DataPower
9 1 (0.33%) Wiki
9 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 85 (28.15%) Windows
2 53 (17.55%) Linux
3 42 (13.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (13.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (12.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (7.95%) UNIX
8 16 (5.30%) Windows 2000
9 15 (4.97%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.66%) CentOS
11 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.99%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.54%) ITIL
2 41 (13.58%) Migration
2 41 (13.58%) Load Balancing
3 34 (11.26%) Project Management
4 22 (7.28%) PRINCE2
5 18 (5.96%) Incident Management
6 16 (5.30%) Change Management
7 14 (4.64%) Service Management
7 14 (4.64%) Network Design
8 12 (3.97%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (3.64%) DDoS Mitigation
9 11 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (3.31%) CAD
11 9 (2.98%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (2.98%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (2.98%) DevOps
12 8 (2.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (16.56%) SQL
2 20 (6.62%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.30%) VB
3 16 (5.30%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.31%) PHP
5 6 (1.99%) Lisp
6 5 (1.66%) Java
7 3 (0.99%) C
8 2 (0.66%) C#
8 2 (0.66%) Perl
8 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (38.74%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (27.15%) CCNP
3 73 (24.17%) CCNA
4 19 (6.29%) CCIE
4 19 (6.29%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.30%) SC Cleared
6 12 (3.97%) CCDP
6 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.31%) CCIP
8 9 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (2.65%) MCSE
10 6 (1.99%) CCVP
11 5 (1.66%) CCSP
11 5 (1.66%) MCITP
11 5 (1.66%) Degree
12 4 (1.32%) CISSP
12 4 (1.32%) MCTS
13 2 (0.66%) MCSA
13 2 (0.66%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) SLA
1 3 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 37 (12.25%) Active Directory
2 35 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (7.28%) vSphere
4 10 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.31%) VMware ESX
4 10 (3.31%) VMware Server
5 6 (1.99%) XenServer
6 5 (1.66%) XenApp
6 5 (1.66%) NFS
7 3 (0.99%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.66%) Firmware
8 2 (0.66%) vCloud
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (5.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 12 (3.97%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (3.64%) Salt
4 10 (3.31%) FortiGate
5 9 (2.98%) Nagios
5 9 (2.98%) Foglight
5 9 (2.98%) Opsview
5 9 (2.98%) Graphite
5 9 (2.98%) Cacti
6 8 (2.65%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.99%) SCCM
7 6 (1.99%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.66%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (1.66%) OPNET
9 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.32%) Puppet
9 4 (1.32%) Ansible
10 2 (0.66%) SCOM
10 2 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 70 (23.18%) VMware
3 42 (13.91%) F5
4 41 (13.58%) Red Hat
5 39 (12.91%) HP
6 38 (12.58%) CheckPoint
7 33 (10.93%) NetApp
8 29 (9.60%) SolarWinds
9 19 (6.29%) EMC
10 15 (4.97%) IBM
11 14 (4.64%) Citrix
12 13 (4.30%) Brocade
13 10 (3.31%) Juniper
14 9 (2.98%) Oracle
14 9 (2.98%) New Relic
15 8 (2.65%) Meraki
15 8 (2.65%) Splunk
16 7 (2.32%) Aruba
16 7 (2.32%) BMC
16 7 (2.32%) Veritas
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