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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 32 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 141 144 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.92% 4.48% 3.18%
As % of the Vendors category 12.74% 10.80% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 103 39
Median daily rate £360 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £10.20 £15.36 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.57% -0.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £21.01 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+17.82% -2.30%
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
1107 1333 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.63% 41.47% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 819 578
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 100 77
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.49 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +19 89 £354 +1.07% 23
South Yorkshire -8 36 £400 +45.45% 2
North Yorkshire +14 15 £388 +55.00% 1
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 136 (45.33%) Firewall
2 132 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (31.00%) CCNP
4 76 (25.33%) CCNA
5 75 (25.00%) F5
6 69 (23.00%) Cisco ASA
6 69 (23.00%) VMware
7 65 (21.67%) Windows
8 60 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 58 (19.33%) WAN
10 55 (18.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 53 (17.67%) LAN
12 51 (17.00%) CheckPoint
12 51 (17.00%) Network Security
13 43 (14.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (13.67%) Linux
15 37 (12.33%) BGP
15 37 (12.33%) Citrix
16 35 (11.67%) Finance
17 34 (11.33%) Active Directory
18 33 (11.00%) Windows Server
19 32 (10.67%) Data Centre
19 32 (10.67%) MS Excel
19 32 (10.67%) VPN
20 31 (10.33%) ITIL
20 31 (10.33%) Internet
21 30 (10.00%) SQL
21 30 (10.00%) DNS
22 29 (9.67%) SQL Server
23 28 (9.33%) Unix

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (5.00%) IIS
2 11 (3.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.33%) Apache
4 9 (3.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.67%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (4.33%) Office 365
2 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.00%) IaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (45.33%) Firewall
2 69 (23.00%) Cisco ASA
3 58 (19.33%) WAN
4 55 (18.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 53 (17.67%) LAN
6 51 (17.00%) Network Security
7 37 (12.33%) BGP
8 32 (10.67%) VPN
9 31 (10.33%) Internet
10 30 (10.00%) DNS
11 27 (9.00%) OSPF
11 27 (9.00%) TCP/IP
12 25 (8.33%) SAN
12 25 (8.33%) SSL
13 23 (7.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 22 (7.33%) HTTP
15 21 (7.00%) Reverse Proxy
16 20 (6.67%) VoIP
16 20 (6.67%) Wireless
16 20 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.33%) HBase
3 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.67%) MySQL
4 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.33%) Informix
5 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.00%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.33%) Big Data
7 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.33%) DB2
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.67%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.33%) Hudson
4 1 (0.33%) JIRA
4 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.33%) Subversion
4 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 35 (11.67%) Finance
2 25 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.67%) Banking
4 11 (3.67%) Games
5 7 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.33%) Marketing
6 4 (1.33%) Electronics
7 3 (1.00%) Law
7 3 (1.00%) Retail
8 2 (0.67%) Back Office
8 2 (0.67%) iGaming
8 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (37.33%) Network Engineer
2 54 (18.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 44 (14.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 28 (9.33%) Architect
5 21 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 19 (6.33%) Analyst
7 19 (6.33%) Voice Engineer
8 18 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (5.33%) Technical Leader
10 14 (4.67%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (4.67%) Security Engineer
11 13 (4.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Administrator
12 12 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Network Support
13 11 (3.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (3.67%) Network Support Engineer
14 9 (3.00%) Consultant
15 8 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.33%) Web Services
1 10 (3.33%) XML
2 8 (2.67%) Middleware
3 7 (2.33%) HTML
3 7 (2.33%) Rendezvous
3 7 (2.33%) XSLT
4 5 (1.67%) AngularJS
4 5 (1.67%) Node.js
4 5 (1.67%) React
5 4 (1.33%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.33%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (1.00%) Dropwizard
6 3 (1.00%) LAMP
6 3 (1.00%) REST
7 2 (0.67%) Velocity
7 2 (0.67%) VXML
8 1 (0.33%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.33%) CCXML
8 1 (0.33%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.67%) Clustering
3 5 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (1.67%) IVR
3 5 (1.67%) Public Cloud
3 5 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.33%) EMC VNX
4 4 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (1.00%) DataPower
5 3 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.00%) RIA
6 2 (0.67%) CLARiiON
6 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.67%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.67%) IBM XIV
6 2 (0.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.67%) Windows
2 41 (13.67%) Linux
3 33 (11.00%) Windows Server
4 28 (9.33%) Unix
5 17 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.33%) Solaris
8 8 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Android
11 1 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE
11 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.33%) VMS
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (10.33%) ITIL
2 27 (9.00%) Load Balancing
3 24 (8.00%) Network Design
4 21 (7.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (6.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 17 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (5.33%) Information Assurance
8 13 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (4.00%) Service Management
10 11 (3.67%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (3.33%) Benchmarking
11 10 (3.33%) DevOps
12 9 (3.00%) Change Control
12 9 (3.00%) Project Management
13 8 (2.67%) Information Security
13 8 (2.67%) Migration
13 8 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
14 7 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (2.33%) Network Management
14 7 (2.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (10.00%) SQL
2 17 (5.67%) JavaScript
3 11 (3.67%) Java
4 10 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.67%) Ruby
6 3 (1.00%) PHP
7 2 (0.67%) C
8 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.33%) Lisp
8 1 (0.33%) Perl
8 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 132 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (31.00%) CCNP
3 76 (25.33%) CCNA
4 27 (9.00%) CCIE
5 15 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (3.00%) JNCIS
7 9 (3.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.33%) CCDP
8 7 (2.33%) MCSE
9 6 (2.00%) CCDA
10 5 (1.67%) CISSP
10 5 (1.67%) MCDST
11 4 (1.33%) CISM
11 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.00%) CCNP Voice
12 3 (1.00%) CCSP
12 3 (1.00%) MCP
12 3 (1.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) ISO22301
System Software
1 43 (14.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (11.33%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.33%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.33%) Firmware
4 10 (3.33%) KVM
4 10 (3.33%) NFS
4 10 (3.33%) SRDF
4 10 (3.33%) Xen
5 7 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.33%) vCloud
5 7 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (1.00%) Docker
8 3 (1.00%) VMware Server
8 3 (1.00%) vSphere
9 2 (0.67%) Squid
9 2 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.67%) XenApp
10 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.67%) SCCM
2 11 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (3.33%) SCOM
4 9 (3.00%) NetBackup
4 9 (3.00%) Puppet
5 8 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (1.33%) Nexpose
7 4 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.33%) OPNET
7 4 (1.33%) vRealize
8 3 (1.00%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (1.00%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.00%) OpenView
8 3 (1.00%) Opsview
8 3 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (25.00%) F5
2 69 (23.00%) VMware
3 60 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 51 (17.00%) CheckPoint
5 37 (12.33%) Citrix
6 27 (9.00%) EMC
6 27 (9.00%) Palo Alto
7 26 (8.67%) HP
8 25 (8.33%) NetApp
9 24 (8.00%) Intel Security
10 23 (7.67%) Juniper
11 18 (6.00%) Fortinet
12 17 (5.67%) IBM
13 15 (5.00%) Sourcefire
14 14 (4.67%) Oracle
15 13 (4.33%) Symantec
16 11 (3.67%) Intel
16 11 (3.67%) TippingPoint
17 10 (3.33%) Avaya
17 10 (3.33%) Red Hat
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
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