Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 6 months to 18 December 2018 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 > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 48 17
Rank change year-on-year +18 -31 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 52 25 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.55% 2.88% 7.36%
As % of the Vendors category 13.79% 7.31% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 46
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.56% +11.33% +29.31%
10th Percentile £270 £215 £175
90th Percentile £542 £528 £541
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £390 £360
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £23.08 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £23.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.34% +28.19% +17.23%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 377 342 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 40.23% 39.36% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 192 302
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £266 £282 £226
90th Percentile £525 £600 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 26
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £20.66 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.22% +35.44% +26.82%
10th Percentile £9.28 £11.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £24.80 £40.47 £24.38
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.00 £14.48
% change year-on-year +2.00% +3.59% +6.51%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
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 in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in South Yorkshire

Cisco
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 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +21 37 £355 -16.47% 6
Doncaster -1 3 £288 -31.95% 1
Barnsley - 1 - -
Rotherham - 1 £200 - 1
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 22 (42.31%) NetApp
3 21 (40.38%) WAN
3 21 (40.38%) VMware
4 20 (38.46%) Firewall
4 20 (38.46%) LAN
5 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (34.62%) EMC
6 18 (34.62%) SAN
6 18 (34.62%) Linux
6 18 (34.62%) NAS
7 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (30.77%) Finance
9 14 (26.92%) CCNA
10 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 13 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 12 (23.08%) Google
11 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
11 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
12 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (19.23%) SQL
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle
13 10 (19.23%) VoIP
13 10 (19.23%) VPN
14 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
14 9 (17.31%) IBM
14 9 (17.31%) PowerShell

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.46%) IaaS
2 7 (13.46%) PaaS
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (5.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (40.38%) WAN
2 20 (38.46%) Firewall
2 20 (38.46%) LAN
3 18 (34.62%) NAS
3 18 (34.62%) SAN
4 10 (19.23%) VoIP
4 10 (19.23%) VPN
5 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
6 8 (15.38%) VLAN
7 7 (13.46%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (11.54%) FCoE
8 6 (11.54%) Network Security
9 5 (9.62%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (7.69%) DHCP
10 4 (7.69%) DNS
10 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
10 4 (7.69%) VSAN
11 3 (5.77%) MPLS
11 3 (5.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Hadoop
2 6 (11.54%) Big Data
2 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) DTS
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.54%) NAS Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) NetBackup Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) NetApp Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Junior
6 3 (5.77%) Junior Project Manager
6 3 (5.77%) Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) 802.1X
1 4 (7.69%) Flash
1 4 (7.69%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
2 3 (5.77%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) iSeries
2 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.77%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Linux
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.62%) Unix
5 4 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.38%) DevOps
2 8 (15.38%) Project Management
3 7 (13.46%) Change Management
3 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.54%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Migration
4 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.62%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.69%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
5 4 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (26.92%) CCNA
3 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) CCNP
5 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) MCTS
7 1 (1.92%) PMP
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.46%) Firmware
4 4 (7.69%) NFS
4 4 (7.69%) SRDF
4 4 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (7.69%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
5 1 (1.92%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.92%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) NetApp
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 18 (34.62%) EMC
4 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.08%) Google
6 10 (19.23%) Oracle
7 9 (17.31%) IBM
8 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
9 6 (11.54%) Veritas
10 5 (9.62%) F5
10 5 (9.62%) Juniper
11 4 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (5.77%) Aruba
12 3 (5.77%) Meraki
12 3 (5.77%) MuleSoft
13 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.92%) Brocade
14 1 (1.92%) Forcepoint
14 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
14 1 (1.92%) Infoblox