The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Nexus
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 54 49 43
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.22% 1.12% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 6.38% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £185 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.32%  
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 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 98 94 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.26% 17.54% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 52
Median daily rate £475 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +21.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £159 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.51 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.54% -30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +23.33%  

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in South Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sheffield -1 1 - -
Cisco Nexus
Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (75.00%) F5
3 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) Migration
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
4 7 (58.33%) FCoE
4 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
4 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (58.33%) Brocade
5 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (50.00%) NX-OS
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
8 2 (16.67%) OSPF
8 2 (16.67%) BGP
8 2 (16.67%) TACACS

Cisco Nexus
Top Related 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 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (58.33%) FCoE
2 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (50.00%) NX-OS
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) TACACS
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) F5
3 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (58.33%) Brocade
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (8.33%) Meraki
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto