The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Cisco Nexus
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 92 80
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.69% 0.42% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.09% 3.75% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Median daily rate £500 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.45% +7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £400 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.31% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £43.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -36.32% +100.00%  

Cisco Nexus is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 115 160 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.34% 11.08% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 103 116
Median daily rate £450 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.30 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.86% -59.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Cisco Nexus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in Leeds

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) F5
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (45.45%) FCoE
5 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
5 9 (40.91%) Migration
5 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 9 (40.91%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) MS Office
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) Brocade
6 8 (36.36%) NetScaler
6 8 (36.36%) NX-OS
7 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
7 7 (31.82%) CCIE
8 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Change Control
9 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
9 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
9 5 (22.73%) CCDA
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) SQL

Cisco Nexus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (45.45%) FCoE
3 8 (36.36%) NetScaler
3 8 (36.36%) NX-OS
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) BGP
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) OSPF
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) IPsec
7 2 (9.09%) TACACS
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) VLAN
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Brocade Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (18.18%) High Availability
4 4 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) CCNA
2 9 (40.91%) CCNP
3 7 (31.82%) CCIE
4 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) CCDA
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) F5
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) Brocade
5 4 (18.18%) SAP
6 3 (13.64%) Nokia
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
8 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.55%) BT
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