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 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 10.00% 12.50% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 17.39% 23.81% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £275 £250 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +122.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +3.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.32 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.69 £25.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year +6.76% +21.35%  

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 Wakefield.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 23 21 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 57.50% 52.50% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 1
Median daily rate £313 £350 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +211.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.38 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -64.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing Cisco as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 23 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) FMCG
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SLA

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) ATM
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) ISDN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) PPP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) SDH
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
4 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds