The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Cisco
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.08% 1.96% 2.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 5.08% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.52% +38.88%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 43 59 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 46.24% 38.56% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 74
Median daily rate £313 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.55% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £925 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.88 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.62% -53.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £10.66 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £19.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Bradford

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cisco in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Bradford

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) 3Com

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) 3Com
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) HP