Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco Nexus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco Nexus over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 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 Nexus
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 134 149
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 9 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.58% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 4.24% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 17
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £430 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.33% +19.44% -8.86%
10th Percentile £302 £321 £300
90th Percentile £343 £556 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £430 £380
% change year-on-year -24.42% +13.16% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cisco Nexus is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 392 401 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.52% 13.73% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 217 278
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £287 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £543 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.51 £14.20 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.23% +5.19% -13.89%
10th Percentile £10.70 £9.40 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.23 £28.30 £21.78
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.66 £14.20 £13.96
% change year-on-year +17.29% +1.74% +7.37%

Cisco Nexus
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cisco Nexus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Nexus in West Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Nexus in West Yorkshire

Cisco Nexus
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 Nexus within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Leeds -8 8 £313 -27.33% 5
Halifax - 1 £345 -
Cisco Nexus
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Nexus 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco Nexus.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (33.33%) Infoblox
6 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
7 2 (22.22%) CCSA
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) CCSE
8 1 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock

Cisco Nexus
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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) TACACS
5 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infoblox Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 1 (11.11%) Network Design
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCSA
3 2 (22.22%) CCSE
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCSM
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Terminal Server
2 1 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (11.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 3 (33.33%) Infoblox
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
5 1 (11.11%) Aruba
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) VMware