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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 23 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 168 88 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.53% 3.76% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 15.64% 8.92% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 39 35
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £421 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £21.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +61.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+11.68% -8.33%
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
1074 986 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.77% 42.15% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 540 393
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 81
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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
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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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 -5 65 £344 +25.00% 51
North Yorkshire +19 39 £401 +3.35% 4
South Yorkshire +15 37 £260 -16.80% 5
East Yorkshire -5 3 £120 - 4
Cisco
England

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 141 (51.27%) Cisco Certification
2 123 (44.73%) Firewall
3 115 (41.82%) CCNP
4 92 (33.45%) VMware
5 76 (27.64%) CheckPoint
6 74 (26.91%) Cisco ASA
7 73 (26.55%) BGP
8 72 (26.18%) DNS
9 70 (25.45%) HP
10 69 (25.09%) F5
11 62 (22.55%) OSPF
12 57 (20.73%) ITIL
13 55 (20.00%) WAN
14 54 (19.64%) CCNA
15 52 (18.91%) Windows
16 48 (17.45%) Blue Coat
16 48 (17.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 47 (17.09%) DHCP
18 46 (16.73%) LAN
18 46 (16.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 45 (16.36%) Cisco IOS
20 44 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 42 (15.27%) Load Balancing
22 41 (14.91%) Microsoft
23 40 (14.55%) MPLS
24 39 (14.18%) CCSE
25 38 (13.82%) Linux
25 38 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
26 37 (13.45%) BIG-IP
27 36 (13.09%) EIGRP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 19 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (3.64%) Lync
4 9 (3.27%) Apache
5 7 (2.55%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.18%) IIS
6 6 (2.18%) Apache ServiceMix
7 4 (1.45%) JBoss
8 3 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.27%) MS Office
3 4 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 123 (44.73%) Firewall
2 74 (26.91%) Cisco ASA
3 73 (26.55%) BGP
4 72 (26.18%) DNS
5 62 (22.55%) OSPF
6 55 (20.00%) WAN
7 48 (17.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 47 (17.09%) DHCP
9 46 (16.73%) LAN
9 46 (16.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 45 (16.36%) Cisco IOS
11 40 (14.55%) MPLS
12 38 (13.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 37 (13.45%) BIG-IP
14 36 (13.09%) EIGRP
15 35 (12.73%) Network Security
16 32 (11.64%) DMVPN
17 23 (8.36%) NetScreen
18 22 (8.00%) TCP/IP
19 21 (7.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (2.18%) Pentaho
2 6 (2.18%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.73%) MySQL
5 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.36%) Informix
5 1 (0.36%) HBase
5 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.18%) QUnit
2 6 (2.18%) JUnit
2 6 (2.18%) JMeter
2 6 (2.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 25 (9.09%) Finance
2 14 (5.09%) Banking
3 11 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.27%) Retail
5 4 (1.45%) Billing
6 3 (1.09%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (33.45%) Network Engineer
2 32 (11.64%) Analyst
3 26 (9.45%) Network Specialist
4 24 (8.73%) Network Security Specialist
4 24 (8.73%) Security Specialist
5 19 (6.91%) Cisco Engineer
6 17 (6.18%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Design Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Support Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Architect
8 13 (4.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (4.73%) Network Analyst
8 13 (4.73%) Network Design Engineer
9 9 (3.27%) Designer
9 9 (3.27%) Administrator
9 9 (3.27%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (3.27%) Consultant
9 9 (3.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 8 (2.91%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.91%) XML
2 6 (2.18%) J2EE
2 6 (2.18%) Hibernate
2 6 (2.18%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (2.18%) JRules
2 6 (2.18%) Ajax
2 6 (2.18%) JSON
2 6 (2.18%) jQuery
2 6 (2.18%) JPA
2 6 (2.18%) Drools
2 6 (2.18%) REST
2 6 (2.18%) Mustache
2 6 (2.18%) Apache Camel
3 4 (1.45%) HTML
4 3 (1.09%) .NET
5 2 (0.73%) CSS
5 2 (0.73%) XSLT
5 2 (0.73%) Rendezvous
5 2 (0.73%) Middleware
5 2 (0.73%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.36%) Thin Client
1 23 (8.36%) Fat Client
2 20 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.45%) Smartcard
4 8 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.18%) PKI
7 5 (1.82%) CLARiiON
8 4 (1.45%) Clustering
8 4 (1.45%) NHS
9 3 (1.09%) e-Health
9 3 (1.09%) Open Source
9 3 (1.09%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.73%) IBM XIV
11 1 (0.36%) iPad
11 1 (0.36%) FMCG
11 1 (0.36%) iPhone
11 1 (0.36%) Wiki
11 1 (0.36%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 52 (18.91%) Windows
2 38 (13.82%) Linux
3 18 (6.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.82%) CentOS
5 15 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (4.00%) UNIX
8 10 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.64%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.55%) AIX
9 7 (2.55%) HPUX
10 6 (2.18%) Solaris
10 6 (2.18%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.73%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.73%) ITIL
2 42 (15.27%) Load Balancing
3 26 (9.45%) E-Commerce
4 24 (8.73%) Network Design
5 17 (6.18%) Project Management
5 17 (6.18%) Service Management
6 16 (5.82%) PRINCE2
7 15 (5.45%) Workflow
7 15 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.27%) Migration
10 9 (3.27%) Incident Management
11 8 (2.91%) Change Management
11 8 (2.91%) Line Management
11 8 (2.91%) Mentoring
12 7 (2.55%) ITSM
12 7 (2.55%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.18%) TDD
13 6 (2.18%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.55%) C
1 18 (6.55%) SQL
2 13 (4.73%) Lisp
3 9 (3.27%) PHP
4 8 (2.91%) Java
4 8 (2.91%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.18%) C#
5 6 (2.18%) Python
6 5 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.36%) C++
8 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 141 (51.27%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (41.82%) CCNP
3 54 (19.64%) CCNA
4 39 (14.18%) CCSE
5 22 (8.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (7.27%) CCDP
7 14 (5.09%) CCIP
8 13 (4.73%) SC Cleared
9 8 (2.91%) MCSE
9 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.55%) CCIE
11 5 (1.82%) VCP4
11 5 (1.82%) CCSA
11 5 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.45%) MCSA
13 3 (1.09%) CCDA
13 3 (1.09%) CCVP
13 3 (1.09%) MCITP
14 2 (0.73%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.18%) SLA
1 6 (2.18%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.73%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.18%) vCloud
4 10 (3.64%) XenServer
5 9 (3.27%) vSphere
5 9 (3.27%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.45%) Firmware
7 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.09%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.09%) XenApp
7 3 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.73%) SRDF
8 2 (0.73%) KVM
8 2 (0.73%) NFS
8 2 (0.73%) Xen
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (4.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (3.64%) OPNET
3 6 (2.18%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (2.18%) OpenIDM
4 5 (1.82%) Puppet
4 5 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.82%) SCCM
5 4 (1.45%) SCOM
5 4 (1.45%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.45%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
6 3 (1.09%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.09%) Nagios
6 3 (1.09%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (33.45%) VMware
2 76 (27.64%) CheckPoint
3 70 (25.45%) HP
4 69 (25.09%) F5
5 48 (17.45%) Blue Coat
6 41 (14.91%) Microsoft
7 33 (12.00%) Infoblox
8 32 (11.64%) Citrix
9 23 (8.36%) Imperva
10 17 (6.18%) Juniper
10 17 (6.18%) NetApp
10 17 (6.18%) TippingPoint
11 16 (5.82%) Red Hat
11 16 (5.82%) BMC
12 14 (5.09%) Splunk
13 10 (3.64%) EMC
14 9 (3.27%) Brocade
14 9 (3.27%) Symantec
15 8 (2.91%) Motorola
16 7 (2.55%) Sun
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