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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 35 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco 5 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.14% 6.14% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 10.77% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £275 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.60% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+16.90% -15.47%
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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
146 130 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 62.39% 57.02% 49.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 76 35
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 21
Average hourly rate £11.35 £35.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.57% +18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £35.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £175.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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 29 January 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 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (26.32%) CCNP
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) Workflow
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Verint
6 3 (15.79%) RightFax
6 3 (15.79%) Lync
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
6 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) H.323
6 3 (15.79%) SSL
6 3 (15.79%) MGCP
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security
7 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (10.53%) Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Lync
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) H.323
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 3 (15.79%) MGCP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (5.26%) ATM
4 1 (5.26%) Broadband
4 1 (5.26%) ISDN
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) OSPF
4 1 (5.26%) BGP
4 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.26%) Italian Language
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Coordinator
2 4 (21.05%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telephony Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Network Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNP
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) GCIA
5 1 (5.26%) GCIH
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) GPG13
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) COSO
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Verint
2 3 (15.79%) RightFax
3 2 (10.53%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Websense
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat