The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 72 86 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 23 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.24% 1.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.37% 7.87% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 20
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £208 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +33.56% -8.88%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 172 305 256
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 12.83% 15.77% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 201 165
Median daily rate £388 £403 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.72% +8.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.59% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Cisco Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in West Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Leeds +12 15 £475 +35.71% 8
Bradford +3 4 £550 +62.96% 2
Halifax +2 4 £388 +3.33%
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 26 (66.67%) Firewall
3 25 (64.10%) CCNP
4 22 (56.41%) CCNA
4 22 (56.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (35.90%) CCIE
6 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
6 14 (35.90%) F5
7 13 (33.33%) ITIL
8 12 (30.77%) BGP
9 10 (25.64%) EIGRP
9 10 (25.64%) WAN
9 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
9 10 (25.64%) Wireless
9 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
10 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (20.51%) VPN
11 8 (20.51%) Juniper
12 7 (17.95%) LAN
13 6 (15.38%) WLAN
13 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
13 6 (15.38%) OSPF
13 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
13 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
13 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
14 5 (12.82%) Marketing

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (66.67%) Firewall
2 22 (56.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (41.03%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (30.77%) BGP
5 10 (25.64%) EIGRP
5 10 (25.64%) WAN
5 10 (25.64%) Wireless
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (20.51%) VPN
7 7 (17.95%) LAN
8 6 (15.38%) OSPF
8 6 (15.38%) WLAN
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (10.26%) DMVPN
10 4 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (10.26%) IOS XR
10 4 (10.26%) IPsec
10 4 (10.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Electronics
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) DataPower
3 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) CatOS
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
1 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 5 (12.82%) Change Control
3 5 (12.82%) Change Management
3 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
3 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
5 3 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Release Management
5 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) Informatics
7 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (64.10%) CCNP
2 22 (56.41%) CCNA
3 14 (35.90%) CCIE
4 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) CCDA
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.69%) CCSA
6 3 (7.69%) CCSE
6 3 (7.69%) CCSP
6 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
8 1 (2.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.56%) MCSE
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.26%) FortiGate
1 4 (10.26%) HP UCMDB
1 4 (10.26%) OPNET
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (94.87%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) CheckPoint
2 14 (35.90%) F5
3 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Juniper
5 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
6 5 (12.82%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) Splunk
7 4 (10.26%) Blue Coat
7 4 (10.26%) BMC
7 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 4 (10.26%) Motorola
7 4 (10.26%) SAP
7 4 (10.26%) TippingPoint
7 4 (10.26%) VMware
8 3 (7.69%) Aruba
8 3 (7.69%) Brocade
8 3 (7.69%) Samsung
9 2 (5.13%) Nokia
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