The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS 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 IOS
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 138 138
Rank change year-on-year +34 0  
Contract jobs citing Cisco IOS 19 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 0.73% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £373 £338
% change year-on-year -6.30% +10.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £49.19
% change year-on-year +71.05% -61.37%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 309 413 410
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.14% 14.74% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 259 249
Median daily rate £375 £420 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.14% -48.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £24.40 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco IOS in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco IOS in Yorkshire

Cisco IOS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco IOS within the 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
West Yorkshire +29 11 - - 2
South Yorkshire - 7 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
Cisco IOS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cisco IOS.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (64.00%) VPN
4 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) Blackberry
5 13 (52.00%) Android
5 13 (52.00%) BYOD
6 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (40.00%) CCNP
7 10 (40.00%) Citrix
7 10 (40.00%) Firewall
7 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (36.00%) Mac OS
8 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
8 9 (36.00%) F5
8 9 (36.00%) Coaching
8 9 (36.00%) Banking
8 9 (36.00%) Lotus
8 9 (36.00%) IBM Notes
9 8 (32.00%) WLAN
9 8 (32.00%) BGP
9 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (32.00%) Splunk
9 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
10 7 (28.00%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (28.00%) DMVPN
10 7 (28.00%) IOS XR
10 7 (28.00%) FortiGate

Cisco IOS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (36.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (28.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Eikon
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) VPN
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) WLAN
4 7 (28.00%) DMVPN
4 7 (28.00%) EIGRP
4 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (28.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (28.00%) IOS XR
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) IPsec
7 1 (4.00%) MPLS
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
7 1 (4.00%) WAN
7 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Electronics
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (16.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Deskside Support
4 4 (16.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (16.00%) Mac Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Blackberry
1 13 (52.00%) BYOD
2 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (28.00%) DataPower
4 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Android
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Mac OS
2 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Coaching
2 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (4.00%) CCVP
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (28.00%) FortiGate
1 7 (28.00%) HP UCMDB
1 7 (28.00%) OPNET
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) F5
4 9 (36.00%) Lotus
5 8 (32.00%) Splunk
6 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (28.00%) BMC
6 7 (28.00%) Fortinet
6 7 (28.00%) HP
6 7 (28.00%) IBM
6 7 (28.00%) Motorola
6 7 (28.00%) TippingPoint
7 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
7 5 (20.00%) Reuters
8 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
9 2 (8.00%) Nokia
9 2 (8.00%) SAP
9 2 (8.00%) VMware
10 1 (4.00%) Aruba