Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 146 119
Rank change year-on-year -4 -27 +29
Contract jobs citing Cisco Nexus 19 8 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.26% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 2.15% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 30
West Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.38% +4.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £303 £322 £175
90th Percentile £347 £520 £680
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -7.53% +4.29% -6.67%
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 431 372 442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.47% 12.24% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 224 263
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £294 £161 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £573
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +2.81% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 23 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.92% -2.07% +3.57%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.18 £10.92
90th Percentile £25.00 £24.15 £25.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.65 £14.50
% change year-on-year +5.80% +1.03% +16.05%

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 18 December 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 +9 16 £313 -27.54% 2
Bingley - 2 - - 1
Halifax - 1 £345 -
Cisco Nexus
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) F5
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (52.63%) BGP
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
5 9 (47.37%) CCNP
5 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
6 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
6 8 (42.11%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
7 7 (36.84%) OSPF
7 7 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
8 6 (31.58%) Network Security
8 6 (31.58%) Blue Coat
9 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
9 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
9 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
9 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
10 4 (21.05%) ArcSight
10 4 (21.05%) Cisco Firepower
10 4 (21.05%) ArcSight ESM
10 4 (21.05%) TACACS
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 4 (21.05%) MS Visio

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 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (52.63%) BGP
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (36.84%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) Network Security
6 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
6 5 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
7 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (21.05%) TACACS
7 4 (21.05%) tcpdump
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (10.53%) GLBP
9 2 (10.53%) HSRP
9 2 (10.53%) MPLS
9 2 (10.53%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
1 8 (42.11%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Decision-Making
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CCNP
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CCSA
3 3 (15.79%) CCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) CCDP
5 1 (5.26%) CCIE
5 1 (5.26%) CCSM
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Terminal Server
1 2 (10.53%) VMware NSX
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) ArcSight ESM
2 3 (15.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) Blue Coat
5 4 (21.05%) ArcSight
6 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.79%) Infoblox
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.53%) Tufin
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
8 1 (5.26%) Aruba
8 1 (5.26%) CA
8 1 (5.26%) HP
8 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.26%) Veeam