Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 49 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 -23 -10
Contract jobs citing Cisco 36 31 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.50% 3.25% 6.23%
As % of the Vendors category 10.88% 7.91% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 33
South Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £348 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +8.59% +10.34%
10th Percentile £250 £216 £159
90th Percentile £400 £428 £473
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £379
% change year-on-year +6.67% -0.99% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.21 £42.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -61.86% +136.11% -

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 331 392 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 32.20% 41.09% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 231 215
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £223 £260 £226
90th Percentile £625 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £376
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.31% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 10
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £20.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.64% +37.70% +26.05%
10th Percentile £8.98 £11.50 £11.05
90th Percentile £39.76 £49.75 £22.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.35 £13.00
% change year-on-year -8.26% +25.77% -7.14%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -16 22 £340 -9.33% 2
Doncaster +2 9 £375 +36.36% 1
Barnsley - 1 - -
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 21 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) CCNA
2 14 (38.89%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 10 (27.78%) LAN
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) NetApp
5 10 (27.78%) Network Security
6 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.00%) CCNP
7 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.22%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (19.44%) Finance
8 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (19.44%) VMware
8 7 (19.44%) SAN
8 7 (19.44%) Firmware
8 7 (19.44%) EMC
8 7 (19.44%) VoIP
8 7 (19.44%) VPN
8 7 (19.44%) Linux
8 7 (19.44%) NAS
8 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) VLAN
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
9 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 12 (33.33%) WAN
3 10 (27.78%) LAN
3 10 (27.78%) Network Security
4 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (19.44%) NAS
5 7 (19.44%) SAN
5 7 (19.44%) VLAN
5 7 (19.44%) VoIP
5 7 (19.44%) VPN
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.11%) BGP
8 4 (11.11%) OSPF
8 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.11%) Wireless
9 3 (8.33%) DNS
9 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.33%) MPLS
10 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Big Data
1 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Junior
5 3 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) NAS Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) NetApp Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) NetBackup Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.11%) Fibre Optics
2 3 (8.33%) iSeries
2 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 3 (8.33%) Network Design
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) CCNP
3 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) Firmware
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 10 (27.78%) NetApp
2 7 (19.44%) EMC
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 3 (8.33%) F5
4 3 (8.33%) Google
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) Juniper
4 3 (8.33%) Veritas
5 2 (5.56%) Avaya
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Brocade
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Meraki
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.78%) Ubiquiti