The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 29 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Cisco 117 60 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.60% 3.29% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 10.57% 6.05% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 41 31
Average daily rate
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£328 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Average hourly rate £33.00 £13.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £11.48 £13.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £35.63 £31.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -6.66%
Cisco
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1107 991 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.94% 54.27% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 544 497
Average daily rate £350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 92 92
Average hourly rate £21.50 £24.38 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.79% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £12.03 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Cisco
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cisco Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Cisco
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -2 17 £321 -1.15% 6
Hook +6 15 £310 -11.55%
Basingstoke +19 14 £313 -30.55% 5
Gosport - 7 £450 -
Farnborough 0 6 £313 -30.55% 2
Portsmouth +6 5 £285 - 7
Andover - 4 £285 -
Winchester +1 3 £345 -4.82%
Fareham -2 2 £293 +6.36% 1
Havant -3 1 - -
Petersfield - - - -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 114 (49.35%) Security Cleared
2 95 (41.13%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (35.93%) SC Cleared
4 68 (29.44%) HP
5 64 (27.71%) Windows
6 63 (27.27%) Firewall
7 61 (26.41%) Microsoft
8 52 (22.51%) Linux
9 50 (21.65%) Cisco ASA
10 48 (20.78%) CheckPoint
11 47 (20.35%) UNIX
11 47 (20.35%) LAN
12 45 (19.48%) Telecoms
13 43 (18.61%) VMware
13 43 (18.61%) Juniper
14 42 (18.18%) Network Security
15 41 (17.75%) CCNP
16 39 (16.88%) WAN
17 32 (13.85%) TCP/IP
17 32 (13.85%) CCNA
18 31 (13.42%) MS Excel
19 29 (12.55%) PowerShell
20 28 (12.12%) Active Directory
21 27 (11.69%) ITIL
21 27 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
22 26 (11.26%) DV Cleared
22 26 (11.26%) VMware ESXi
22 26 (11.26%) SAN
23 25 (10.82%) VMware Infrastructure
24 24 (10.39%) MCITP

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (5.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.33%) Apache
3 7 (3.03%) IIS
4 6 (2.60%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.73%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.73%) Lync
7 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) SaaS
1 2 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (27.27%) Firewall
2 50 (21.65%) Cisco ASA
3 47 (20.35%) LAN
4 42 (18.18%) Network Security
5 39 (16.88%) WAN
6 32 (13.85%) TCP/IP
7 26 (11.26%) SAN
8 18 (7.79%) VPN
8 18 (7.79%) OSPF
9 15 (6.49%) VLAN
10 14 (6.06%) Internet
11 13 (5.63%) SSL
12 12 (5.19%) MPLS
12 12 (5.19%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (4.76%) VoIP
14 10 (4.33%) IP Telephony
14 10 (4.33%) Ethernet
15 8 (3.46%) IPsec
15 8 (3.46%) IPv6
15 8 (3.46%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.73%) MySQL
3 2 (0.87%) DB2
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.73%) Subversion
2 2 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (19.48%) Telecoms
2 13 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.30%) Electronics
3 3 (1.30%) Military
4 2 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Legal
5 1 (0.43%) Banking
5 1 (0.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (27.71%) Network Engineer
2 26 (11.26%) Security Engineer
3 24 (10.39%) Consultant
4 14 (6.06%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (5.63%) Architect
6 12 (5.19%) Analyst
6 12 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (4.76%) Administrator
7 11 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 11 (4.76%) Test Specialist
8 9 (3.90%) Network Support
9 8 (3.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 8 (3.46%) Network Architect
10 7 (3.03%) Network Analyst
10 7 (3.03%) Design Engineer
11 6 (2.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (2.60%) Security Consultant
11 6 (2.60%) Tester
11 6 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.52%) JSP
1 22 (9.52%) HTML
2 20 (8.66%) .NET
3 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.16%) CSS
5 4 (1.73%) SAML
6 3 (1.30%) VXML
7 2 (0.87%) Middleware
7 2 (0.87%) Web Services
7 2 (0.87%) JSF
7 2 (0.87%) RESTful
8 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.43%) XML
8 1 (0.43%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.60%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.16%) Open Source
2 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.30%) Clustering
4 2 (0.87%) Handset
4 2 (0.87%) Firmware
4 2 (0.87%) PKI
4 2 (0.87%) SecurID
4 2 (0.87%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.43%) iPad
5 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.43%) iPhone
5 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.43%) Statistics
5 1 (0.43%) NHS
5 1 (0.43%) Replication
5 1 (0.43%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.71%) Windows
2 52 (22.51%) Linux
3 47 (20.35%) UNIX
4 27 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.46%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.60%) Solaris
10 3 (1.30%) AIX
11 2 (0.87%) VMS
11 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.43%) CentOS
12 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (11.69%) ITIL
2 17 (7.36%) Network Design
3 15 (6.49%) Security Testing
3 15 (6.49%) Service Delivery
4 13 (5.63%) Information Security
5 12 (5.19%) Service Management
6 9 (3.90%) Incident Management
7 8 (3.46%) PRINCE2
7 8 (3.46%) Time Management
7 8 (3.46%) Network Management
8 7 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (3.03%) Migration
9 6 (2.60%) Identity Management
9 6 (2.60%) Integration Testing
9 6 (2.60%) Test Scripting
10 5 (2.16%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (2.16%) Web Development
10 5 (2.16%) Security Management
11 4 (1.73%) Project Management
11 4 (1.73%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.55%) PowerShell
2 19 (8.23%) Perl
3 17 (7.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.36%) C
4 16 (6.93%) PHP
5 12 (5.19%) VB
6 10 (4.33%) VBScript
7 7 (3.03%) Java
8 4 (1.73%) Ruby
9 3 (1.30%) C#
9 3 (1.30%) SQL
9 3 (1.30%) Python
10 2 (0.87%) C++
11 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 114 (49.35%) Security Cleared
2 95 (41.13%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (35.93%) SC Cleared
4 41 (17.75%) CCNP
5 32 (13.85%) CCNA
6 26 (11.26%) DV Cleared
7 24 (10.39%) MCITP
7 24 (10.39%) ISTQB
7 24 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 14 (6.06%) CCSE
10 13 (5.63%) CCIE
11 10 (4.33%) CCSA
11 10 (4.33%) Degree
12 6 (2.60%) ISEB
12 6 (2.60%) CCSP
13 5 (2.16%) CCDP
14 3 (1.30%) MCSE
14 3 (1.30%) CISSP
14 3 (1.30%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.93%) QA
2 9 (3.90%) SLA
3 7 (3.03%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.30%) COBIT
4 3 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) GPG13
System Software
1 28 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 26 (11.26%) VMware ESXi
3 25 (10.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (9.52%) vSphere
5 8 (3.46%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.73%) Shibboleth
7 3 (1.30%) vCloud
7 3 (1.30%) ISA Server
8 2 (0.87%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.87%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.43%) XenApp
9 1 (0.43%) Snort
9 1 (0.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (3.46%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.16%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (2.16%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.73%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.73%) WSUS
6 3 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.30%) SCCM
6 3 (1.30%) SCOM
7 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.43%) MOM
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 68 (29.44%) HP
2 61 (26.41%) Microsoft
3 48 (20.78%) CheckPoint
4 43 (18.61%) VMware
4 43 (18.61%) Juniper
5 18 (7.79%) Brocade
6 17 (7.36%) Blue Coat
7 16 (6.93%) McAfee
8 13 (5.63%) 3PAR
9 9 (3.90%) Oracle
9 9 (3.90%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.46%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 8 (3.46%) EMC
10 8 (3.46%) F5
11 7 (3.03%) IBM
11 7 (3.03%) Websense
11 7 (3.03%) Nokia
12 6 (2.60%) Avaya
12 6 (2.60%) Citrix
13 5 (2.16%) IronPort
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £35 - £38 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Orgtel
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Whiteley, Hampshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago