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 28 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.

Cisco Certification
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 85 78
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 30 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.08% 1.77% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.71% 12.72% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 23
Median daily rate £430 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £318 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £557 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.32 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.85% +79.48%  

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 191 283 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.24% 13.91% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 176 189
Median daily rate £400 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +20.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +8.19%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.32 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £17.50 £20.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 June 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 +14 24 £430 +14.66% 3
Halifax - 2 £391 -
Elland - 1 - -
Pudsey - 1 £430 -
Cisco Certification
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 49 (92.45%) Cisco
2 33 (62.26%) Firewall
3 25 (47.17%) CCNP
3 25 (47.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (43.40%) CCNA
5 20 (37.74%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
6 19 (35.85%) BGP
7 18 (33.96%) EIGRP
7 18 (33.96%) F5
8 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
8 16 (30.19%) Finance
9 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
10 12 (22.64%) Fortinet
11 11 (20.75%) VMware
11 11 (20.75%) vSphere
12 10 (18.87%) FortiGate
12 10 (18.87%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (18.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (18.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 10 (18.87%) Migration
12 10 (18.87%) CCIE
12 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (18.87%) MS Visio
13 9 (16.98%) WLAN
13 9 (16.98%) Marketing
13 9 (16.98%) Network Security
14 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (15.09%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (15.09%) SAP Oil and Gas

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring 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 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (18.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (15.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Akamai
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (62.26%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (37.74%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (35.85%) BGP
5 18 (33.96%) EIGRP
6 10 (18.87%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (18.87%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 10 (18.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 9 (16.98%) Network Security
7 9 (16.98%) WLAN
8 8 (15.09%) WAN
9 7 (13.21%) DMVPN
9 7 (13.21%) IOS XR
10 6 (11.32%) VPN
11 5 (9.43%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (9.43%) Spanning Tree
11 5 (9.43%) Wireless
12 4 (7.55%) Cisco Wireless
12 4 (7.55%) MPLS
12 4 (7.55%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.89%) MySQL
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
1 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Electronics
3 8 (15.09%) Manufacturing
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Cisco Engineer
1 22 (41.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 19 (35.85%) Network Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Consultant
7 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) Network Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Security Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
1 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
2 1 (1.89%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) DataPower
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.89%) iPad
6 1 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) CatOS
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.87%) Migration
2 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (15.09%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (15.09%) Programme Management
3 7 (13.21%) Change Management
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
4 6 (11.32%) Project Management
5 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
5 5 (9.43%) Network Design
6 4 (7.55%) Change Control
6 4 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) TDD
7 3 (5.66%) Information Security
7 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (5.66%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.66%) Release Management
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (47.17%) CCNP
2 23 (43.40%) CCNA
3 10 (18.87%) CCIE
4 5 (9.43%) CCSA
4 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) CISSP
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.89%) CCDA
6 1 (1.89%) CCDP
6 1 (1.89%) CCENT
6 1 (1.89%) CCVP
6 1 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.89%) CISM
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) vSphere
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) FortiGate
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (13.21%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (13.21%) OPNET
4 3 (5.66%) WMI
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.89%) Puppet
5 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (92.45%) Cisco
2 18 (33.96%) F5
3 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
4 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
5 12 (22.64%) Fortinet
6 11 (20.75%) VMware
7 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
7 8 (15.09%) SAP
8 7 (13.21%) BMC
8 7 (13.21%) HP
8 7 (13.21%) IBM
8 7 (13.21%) Motorola
8 7 (13.21%) Splunk
8 7 (13.21%) TippingPoint
9 3 (5.66%) Brocade
9 3 (5.66%) BT
9 3 (5.66%) Nokia
10 2 (3.77%) Imperva
10 2 (3.77%) Juniper
10 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
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