Period
to 18 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 23 14
Rank change year-on-year -25 -9 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 24 73 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.88% 6.41% 8.86%
As % of the Vendors category 7.43% 18.67% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 67
South Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +14.04% +5.56%
10th Percentile £200 £175 £170
90th Percentile £509 £529 £409
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £360 £334
% change year-on-year +1.39% +7.87% +2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.04 £18.50 £15.36
% change year-on-year +29.93% +20.48% -12.26%

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 323 391 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 38.82% 34.33% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 272 324
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £537
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £376 £375
% change year-on-year +6.31% +0.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +45.53% -19.83%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.96 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.49 £25.00 £22.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

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 January 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 January 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 -13 22 £315 -11.27% 7
Doncaster -5 1 £435 +117.50% 3
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) Finance
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (16.67%) EMC
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Regular Expression
6 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) NAS
6 3 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security

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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Akamai
2 1 (4.17%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (16.67%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (12.50%) DMZ
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.33%) FCoE
4 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support
3 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) SUSE
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) Change Control
2 3 (12.50%) Kanban
2 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Development
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 8 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (8.33%) CCSP
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP
5 2 (8.33%) IISP
5 2 (8.33%) ISSAP
5 2 (8.33%) ISSEP
5 2 (8.33%) SSCP
6 1 (4.17%) CCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCSE
6 1 (4.17%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.17%) MCTS
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) GCP
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ionix
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) F5
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Veritas
4 2 (8.33%) Brocade
5 1 (4.17%) Aruba
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Motorola
5 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire