The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 13
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 6.59% 5.48% 11.34%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 11.76% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 20
Median daily rate £375 £313 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00%  

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 North Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78 102 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 42.86% 46.58% 51.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 61 87
Median daily rate £400 £300 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.48 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.58% +11.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in North Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in North Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in North Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in North Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in North Yorkshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
York +12 3 - - 3
Middlesbrough -7 2 £375 +36.36%
Harrogate 0 1 - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 13 (50.00%) F5
3 12 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (46.15%) Wireless
4 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
5 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 7 (26.92%) CCNP
6 7 (26.92%) CCNA
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) Sourcefire
7 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 6 (23.08%) Internet
7 6 (23.08%) Juniper
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) LAN
7 6 (23.08%) Network Security
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Cisco Wireless
8 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 5 (19.23%) VPN
9 4 (15.38%) Unix
9 4 (15.38%) Symantec
9 4 (15.38%) SSL
9 4 (15.38%) HP
9 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
9 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (15.38%) Information Security
9 4 (15.38%) Two-Factor Authentication

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (69.23%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (46.15%) Wireless
3 10 (38.46%) WAN
4 6 (23.08%) Internet
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
4 6 (23.08%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) SSL
7 3 (11.54%) BGP
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) DNS
7 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (11.54%) IPsec
7 3 (11.54%) ISDN
7 3 (11.54%) PSTN
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Information Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Security Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Telephony Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
4 2 (7.69%) Network Technician
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
1 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security
2 4 (15.38%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (15.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) CCIE
4 3 (11.54%) CCSA
4 3 (11.54%) CCSE
4 3 (11.54%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) MCP
5 1 (3.85%) MCSE
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Nexpose
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) F5
2 9 (34.62%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) Sourcefire
4 6 (23.08%) Juniper
5 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
5 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 4 (15.38%) FireEye
5 4 (15.38%) GFI Software
5 4 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 4 (15.38%) LogRhythm
5 4 (15.38%) Rapid7
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
5 4 (15.38%) TippingPoint
6 3 (11.54%) Infoblox
6 3 (11.54%) Red Box
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Citrix
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) VMware