The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 29 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.

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

Cisco
England > Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 31 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2  
Contract jobs citing Cisco 95 158 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.62% 5.65% 4.97%
As % of the Vendors category 12.07% 15.05% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 98 93
Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% +25.00%  
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £500 £532 £435
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £16.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.05% -  
England median hourly rate £21.20 £19.92 £19.50
% change year-on-year +6.45% +2.12%  

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 787 1050 1244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.24% 37.54% 42.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 1245 1371
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.64%  
10th Percentile £263 £269 £225
90th Percentile £536 £560 £475
England median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 64 79
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.31% -0.35%  
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.51 £8.50
90th Percentile £24.50 £23.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% -  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Yorkshire

Cisco
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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 0 64 £424 +8.65% 20
South Yorkshire -11 23 £386 +0.32% 4
North Yorkshire +5 8 £419 +19.55% 3
Cisco
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 77 (43.02%) Firewall
2 72 (40.22%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (29.05%) F5
4 48 (26.82%) Windows
5 44 (24.58%) VMware
6 39 (21.79%) Microsoft
7 37 (20.67%) CCNP
7 37 (20.67%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (20.11%) CCNA
8 36 (20.11%) Finance
9 33 (18.44%) ITIL
9 33 (18.44%) CheckPoint
10 32 (17.88%) HP
11 29 (16.20%) WAN
12 28 (15.64%) Data Centre
13 26 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (14.53%) VPN
14 25 (13.97%) Cisco IOS
14 25 (13.97%) Cisco Nexus
15 24 (13.41%) Security Cleared
15 24 (13.41%) Active Directory
15 24 (13.41%) LAN
16 23 (12.85%) Network Security
17 21 (11.73%) SC Cleared
17 21 (11.73%) IBM
18 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Excel
18 20 (11.17%) BGP
18 20 (11.17%) Banking
19 19 (10.61%) Unix
20 18 (10.06%) DNS

Cisco
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 (5.03%) IBM Notes
2 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.35%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.79%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) Confluence
6 1 (0.56%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (9.50%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (6.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.23%) Eikon
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 1 (0.56%) Primavera
3 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.12%) Akamai
2 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (43.02%) Firewall
2 37 (20.67%) Cisco ASA
3 29 (16.20%) WAN
4 26 (14.53%) VPN
5 25 (13.97%) Cisco IOS
5 25 (13.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (13.41%) LAN
7 23 (12.85%) Network Security
8 20 (11.17%) BGP
9 18 (10.06%) DNS
10 17 (9.50%) EIGRP
10 17 (9.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 16 (8.94%) TCP/IP
11 16 (8.94%) Wireless
12 15 (8.38%) DHCP
12 15 (8.38%) VoIP
13 14 (7.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 12 (6.70%) SAN
15 11 (6.15%) Internet
15 11 (6.15%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.23%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.56%) HBase
4 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.56%) GitLab
1 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.56%) JIRA
1 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (20.11%) Finance
2 20 (11.17%) Banking
3 12 (6.70%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.15%) Retail
5 9 (5.03%) Marketing
6 8 (4.47%) Electronics
6 8 (4.47%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.35%) Back Office
8 4 (2.23%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.68%) Billing
9 3 (1.68%) Military
10 2 (1.12%) Law
10 2 (1.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (22.91%) Network Engineer
2 36 (20.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 30 (16.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 16 (8.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (7.82%) Analyst
6 13 (7.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (6.15%) Network Specialist
8 11 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) Architect
9 9 (5.03%) Consultant
9 9 (5.03%) VMware Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Administrator
10 8 (4.47%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (3.91%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 7 (3.91%) Security Specialist
11 7 (3.91%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (3.35%) 2nd Line Technical Support
12 6 (3.35%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.12%) .NET
2 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.12%) Web Services
2 2 (1.12%) XMPP
3 1 (0.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.56%) Middleware
3 1 (0.56%) Rendezvous
3 1 (0.56%) XML
3 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.82%) Blackberry
3 13 (7.26%) BYOD
4 11 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.47%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.91%) DataPower
7 5 (2.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.79%) iSeries
8 3 (1.68%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.12%) Clustering
9 2 (1.12%) FMCG
9 2 (1.12%) iPad
9 2 (1.12%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) IVR
10 1 (0.56%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.82%) Windows
2 19 (10.61%) Unix
3 16 (8.94%) Linux
4 14 (7.82%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.26%) Android
6 12 (6.70%) Windows Server
6 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.03%) Mac OS
7 9 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.35%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.12%) CatOS
10 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.56%) CentOS
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.44%) ITIL
2 17 (9.50%) Load Balancing
3 15 (8.38%) Change Management
3 15 (8.38%) Migration
4 12 (6.70%) Coaching
5 11 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 10 (5.59%) Information Security
6 10 (5.59%) Project Management
7 9 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (4.47%) Change Control
8 8 (4.47%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (4.47%) Programme Management
9 6 (3.35%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (3.35%) Network Design
9 6 (3.35%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (2.79%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.79%) People Management
10 5 (2.79%) Problem Management
10 5 (2.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.03%) SQL
2 5 (2.79%) C
3 3 (1.68%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 72 (40.22%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (20.67%) CCNP
3 36 (20.11%) CCNA
4 24 (13.41%) Security Cleared
5 21 (11.73%) SC Cleared
6 15 (8.38%) CCIE
7 7 (3.91%) CCSA
8 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.68%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.68%) MCDST
11 2 (1.12%) CCNP Voice
11 2 (1.12%) CCSE
11 2 (1.12%) CCVP
11 2 (1.12%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.12%) CISSP
11 2 (1.12%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.12%) MCSE
12 1 (0.56%) ISSAP
12 1 (0.56%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 26 (14.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (13.41%) Active Directory
3 12 (6.70%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (6.70%) vSphere
4 7 (3.91%) XenApp
5 4 (2.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.56%) Firmware
6 1 (0.56%) KVM
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.56%) NFS
6 1 (0.56%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.56%) SRDF
6 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.56%) Xen
6 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (8.38%) FortiGate
2 10 (5.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (5.03%) SCCM
4 8 (4.47%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (3.91%) HP UCMDB
5 7 (3.91%) NetBackup
5 7 (3.91%) OPNET
6 4 (2.23%) Nexpose
7 3 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.68%) WMI
8 2 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.12%) SCOM
8 2 (1.12%) SmoothWall
8 2 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.12%) Terraform
8 2 (1.12%) WSUS
9 1 (0.56%) Ansible
9 1 (0.56%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 52 (29.05%) F5
2 44 (24.58%) VMware
3 39 (21.79%) Microsoft
4 33 (18.44%) CheckPoint
5 32 (17.88%) HP
6 21 (11.73%) IBM
7 18 (10.06%) NetApp
8 17 (9.50%) Citrix
9 14 (7.82%) Fortinet
10 13 (7.26%) Blue Coat
10 13 (7.26%) Brocade
10 13 (7.26%) Infoblox
10 13 (7.26%) Juniper
10 13 (7.26%) Palo Alto
10 13 (7.26%) TippingPoint
11 9 (5.03%) Dell
11 9 (5.03%) Lotus
11 9 (5.03%) SAP
11 9 (5.03%) Symantec
12 8 (4.47%) Motorola
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago