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 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.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 14 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 6.87% 8.60% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 16.55% 23.17% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 15
Median daily rate £356 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +38.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £169 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £543 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +9.52% +38.88%  

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 South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 139 164 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 41.49% 37.10% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 243 247
Median daily rate £400 £415 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +33.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £244 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 25
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.81 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 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 -8 14 £435 +5.45% 2
Doncaster -3 6 £325 +18.18% 2
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) F5
3 15 (34.88%) DHCP
3 15 (34.88%) Firewall
4 14 (32.56%) DNS
5 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
6 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
6 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (27.91%) NetApp
7 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) VMware
9 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
10 8 (18.60%) CCNP
10 8 (18.60%) IBM
10 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
10 8 (18.60%) WAN
10 8 (18.60%) LAN
11 7 (16.28%) LDAP
11 7 (16.28%) VPN
11 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (16.28%) CCNA
11 7 (16.28%) HP
11 7 (16.28%) Dell
11 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (16.28%) XenApp
11 7 (16.28%) Infoblox
11 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
11 7 (16.28%) VMware ESXi

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 (9.30%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Eikon
1 1 (2.33%) Primavera
1 1 (2.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) DHCP
1 15 (34.88%) Firewall
2 14 (32.56%) DNS
3 8 (18.60%) LAN
3 8 (18.60%) WAN
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (16.28%) LDAP
4 7 (16.28%) VPN
5 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (13.95%) Network Security
5 6 (13.95%) VoIP
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.30%) SAN
8 3 (6.98%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (4.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (2.33%) FCoE
10 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) HBase
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) GitLab
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.95%) Back Office
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Local Government
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (11.63%) Network Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Server Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) ICT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) Rendezvous
1 1 (2.33%) XML
1 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.95%) BYOD
3 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.95%) Android
3 6 (13.95%) Data ONTAP
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.98%) Unix
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE
7 1 (2.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.63%) Coaching
3 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design
5 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Data Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.33%) DevOps
6 1 (2.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) CCNP
4 7 (16.28%) CCNA
5 2 (4.65%) CCIE
6 1 (2.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.33%) CCSP
6 1 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) IISP
6 1 (2.33%) ISSAP
6 1 (2.33%) ISSEP
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (16.28%) XenApp
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) KVM
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) NFS
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.33%) SRDF
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) F5
2 12 (27.91%) NetApp
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (23.26%) VMware
4 8 (18.60%) CheckPoint
4 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 7 (16.28%) Dell
5 7 (16.28%) HP
5 7 (16.28%) Infoblox
6 6 (13.95%) Brocade
7 5 (11.63%) Citrix
8 4 (9.30%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (9.30%) Lotus
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle
9 2 (4.65%) SAP
9 2 (4.65%) Sophos
10 1 (2.33%) EMC
10 1 (2.33%) Intel
10 1 (2.33%) Juniper
10 1 (2.33%) Sybase
South Yorkshire
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