Period
to 22 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 months to 22 February 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 44 53
Rank change year-on-year -47 +9 +3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 78 124 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.40% 4.11% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 6.34% 10.18% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 66 93
West Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% - +14.50%
10th Percentile £200 £175 £247
90th Percentile £575 £538 £448
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.10 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.38% +30.90% +22.84%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +40.85% +1.43% -26.32%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,231 1,218 1,540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 37.81% 40.36% 37.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 745 930
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £224 £258 £250
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 60 77
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.38 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.38% -11.61% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.55
90th Percentile £40.00 £20.85 £21.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.29 £13.81
% change year-on-year +5.01% +3.44% +6.23%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in West Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in West Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in West Yorkshire

Cisco
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in West Yorkshire

Cisco
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 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 -19 61 £444 +24.56% 41
Halifax +11 11 £250 -36.51% 2
Wakefield -11 1 - - 4
Pudsey - 1 £393 -
Cisco
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 46 (58.97%) Firewall
2 29 (37.18%) Cisco ASA
3 27 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (28.21%) CCNP
5 20 (25.64%) Network Security
6 17 (21.79%) CheckPoint
7 16 (20.51%) Data Centre
8 14 (17.95%) F5
9 12 (15.38%) CCNA
10 11 (14.10%) WAN
11 10 (12.82%) LAN
11 10 (12.82%) BGP
12 9 (11.54%) Finance
13 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (10.26%) VMware
13 8 (10.26%) McAfee
13 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
14 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
14 7 (8.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (8.97%) Juniper
14 7 (8.97%) Migration
15 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
15 6 (7.69%) Citrix
15 6 (7.69%) VPN
15 6 (7.69%) Linux
15 6 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
15 6 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
15 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
15 6 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy

Cisco
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 (3.85%) Apache
1 3 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (3.85%) Apache Synapse
1 3 (3.85%) JBoss
1 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (3.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (58.97%) Firewall
2 29 (37.18%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (25.64%) Network Security
4 11 (14.10%) WAN
5 10 (12.82%) BGP
5 10 (12.82%) LAN
6 7 (8.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (7.69%) VPN
8 4 (5.13%) EIGRP
8 4 (5.13%) MPLS
8 4 (5.13%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (3.85%) DNS
9 3 (3.85%) IPsec
9 3 (3.85%) OSPF
9 3 (3.85%) VLAN
10 2 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Games
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 22 (28.21%) Cisco Engineer
2 20 (25.64%) Network Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Firewall Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (15.38%) Architect
6 9 (11.54%) Security Engineer
7 7 (8.97%) Network Architect
7 7 (8.97%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Lead Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Security Architect
10 3 (3.85%) IP Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Security Architect
10 3 (3.85%) SOA Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Switch Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (3.85%) Apache Camel
1 3 (3.85%) Kafka
1 3 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (3.85%) Velocity
2 1 (1.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.85%) Clustering
2 3 (3.85%) IVR
2 3 (3.85%) TM Forum
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
2 4 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
1 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (8.97%) Migration
3 6 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (6.41%) Information Assurance
4 5 (6.41%) Project Management
5 4 (5.13%) Open Source
6 3 (3.85%) Data Management
6 3 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 3 (3.85%) Integration Testing
6 3 (3.85%) ITIL
6 3 (3.85%) Loose Coupling
6 3 (3.85%) Network Design
6 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.85%) Resource Management
6 3 (3.85%) Security Management
6 3 (3.85%) SOA
6 3 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) Java
1 2 (2.56%) PHP
1 2 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) C
2 1 (1.28%) Python
2 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (28.21%) CCNP
3 12 (15.38%) CCNA
4 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) ISEB
6 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.56%) CCDP
7 2 (2.56%) CCIE
7 2 (2.56%) MCSA
7 2 (2.56%) MCSE
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CCDA
8 1 (1.28%) CCSA
8 1 (1.28%) CCSE
8 1 (1.28%) CISM
8 1 (1.28%) CISSP
8 1 (1.28%) Degree
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
2 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.56%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Salt
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.28%) Netcool
3 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) CheckPoint
2 14 (17.95%) F5
3 8 (10.26%) McAfee
3 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) VMware
4 7 (8.97%) Juniper
5 6 (7.69%) Citrix
6 4 (5.13%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.13%) Dell
7 3 (3.85%) Aruba
7 3 (3.85%) EMC
7 3 (3.85%) HP
7 3 (3.85%) IBM
7 3 (3.85%) NetApp
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle
7 3 (3.85%) Splunk
7 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.56%) Intel
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.56%) Symantec