The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA 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.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 43 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.90% 1.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 8.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £363 £366 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.02% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -12.22% +15.38%  

Cisco ASA 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 67 80 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 20.00% 18.10% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 201 66
Median daily rate £380 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £206 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £23.08 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -12.69% +34.04%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in South Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco ASA in South Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco ASA in South Yorkshire

Cisco ASA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Sheffield +5 3 £363 -12.12%
Cisco ASA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco ASA 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Security Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk