The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 18 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 11 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.70% 6.93% 6.40%
As % of the Vendors category 11.58% 12.84% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £248 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.31% +39.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £511 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -15.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 109 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 49.22% 53.96% 54.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 68 60
Average daily rate £383 £280 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.60% -31.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £143 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £42.00 £28.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Basingstoke region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
1 9 (56.25%) SSL
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) Network Design
3 6 (37.50%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) McAfee
4 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (25.00%) PKI
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) COBIT
5 4 (25.00%) COSO
5 4 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
5 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) SIEM
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 4 (25.00%) MS Project
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
1 9 (56.25%) SSL
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (25.00%) HTTP
4 4 (25.00%) SSH
5 3 (18.75%) BGP
5 3 (18.75%) ATM
5 3 (18.75%) IPsec
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) TACACS
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 1 (6.25%) DWDM
7 1 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) SDH
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IP Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) AIX
1 4 (25.00%) Solaris
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Information Security
1 6 (37.50%) Network Design
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (25.00%) Digital Forensics
3 4 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) SIEM
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Document Management
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 3 (18.75%) Network Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
1 6 (37.50%) CCNA
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) GCIA
2 4 (25.00%) GCIH
2 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (18.75%) CCSA
3 3 (18.75%) CCSE
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (25.00%) COBIT
2 4 (25.00%) COSO
3 2 (12.50%) GPG13
3 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Squid
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 5 (31.25%) McAfee
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Juniper
4 3 (18.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (18.75%) Nokia
5 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 2 (12.50%) BT
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy