Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 19 November 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 3 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 7 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 6.67% 15.22% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 13.73% 28.57% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Wakefield median daily rate £275 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.98% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £357 £350
% change year-on-year +9.98% +1.96% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.75 £10.20 £15.36
% change year-on-year +123.04% -33.57% +19.26%

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 Wakefield.

All Vendors
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 51 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 48.57% 53.26% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 8
Wakefield median daily rate £313 £344 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.57% -
10th Percentile £149 £164 £198
90th Percentile £538 £450 £424
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 7
Wakefield median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £13.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +8.13% +27.71%
10th Percentile £10.56 £10.91 £11.70
90th Percentile £13.75 £15.75 £24.40
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Wakefield

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Wakefield

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco in Wakefield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Broadband
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) MRTG
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Support
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IP Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Security Management
1 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy