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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 31 39 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +28
Contract jobs citing Cisco 126 76 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.77% 4.37% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 10.79% 9.23% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 37 13
Average daily rate
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£339 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £164 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £453 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Average hourly rate £13.63 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £15.40 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.76%
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
1168 823 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.48% 47.35% 50.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 434 359
Average daily rate £350 £360 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 37 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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
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 24 December 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
Farnborough +7 19 £360 -4.00% 3
Portsmouth +9 17 £325 +12.06% 8
Fareham - 15 £285 - 4
Southampton -4 9 £390 +36.84% 11
Gosport - 9 £500 -
Hook -9 8 £340 -2.85%
Basingstoke -16 7 £375 +7.14%
Havant -5 1 - -
Andover - 1 - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Alton - - - -
Winchester - - - - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 112 (49.12%) Security Cleared
2 105 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (40.79%) SC Cleared
4 65 (28.51%) LAN
5 63 (27.63%) Windows
6 60 (26.32%) WAN
6 60 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 55 (24.12%) Firewall
8 53 (23.25%) CCNA
9 49 (21.49%) HP
10 45 (19.74%) ITIL
10 45 (19.74%) VMware
11 43 (18.86%) CCNP
12 40 (17.54%) Telecoms
13 37 (16.23%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (15.35%) UNIX
15 34 (14.91%) Linux
16 33 (14.47%) CheckPoint
17 29 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
18 28 (12.28%) TCP/IP
18 28 (12.28%) MS Excel
19 27 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (11.40%) Network Security
21 24 (10.53%) SAN
22 23 (10.09%) Juniper
22 23 (10.09%) VoIP
22 23 (10.09%) HTML
22 23 (10.09%) JavaScript
22 23 (10.09%) DV Cleared

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.51%) Lync
3 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.75%) IIS
4 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.44%) FileNet
Applications
1 28 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.70%) MS Office
3 5 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (28.51%) LAN
2 60 (26.32%) WAN
3 55 (24.12%) Firewall
4 37 (16.23%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (12.28%) TCP/IP
6 26 (11.40%) Network Security
7 24 (10.53%) SAN
8 23 (10.09%) VoIP
9 22 (9.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 19 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 19 (8.33%) MPLS
11 14 (6.14%) Wireless
12 13 (5.70%) OSPF
13 12 (5.26%) VPN
14 11 (4.82%) VLAN
15 8 (3.51%) IPsec
15 8 (3.51%) Unified Communications
15 8 (3.51%) DNS
15 8 (3.51%) SSL
15 8 (3.51%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.75%) Big Data
3 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 40 (17.54%) Telecoms
2 19 (8.33%) Finance
3 6 (2.63%) Military
4 5 (2.19%) Legal
5 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.32%) Electronics
7 2 (0.88%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
8 1 (0.44%) French Language
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (23.68%) Network Engineer
2 26 (11.40%) Analyst
3 23 (10.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (7.02%) Consultant
5 15 (6.58%) Architect
5 15 (6.58%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.26%) Network Support
8 11 (4.82%) Security Engineer
9 9 (3.95%) Security Specialist
9 9 (3.95%) Project Coordinator
9 9 (3.95%) Coordinator
9 9 (3.95%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.51%) Support Analyst
10 8 (3.51%) Cisco Support
10 8 (3.51%) VoIP Engineer
10 8 (3.51%) Voice Engineer
11 7 (3.07%) Applications Engineer
11 7 (3.07%) Test Engineer
11 7 (3.07%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.09%) HTML
2 20 (8.77%) JSP
3 17 (7.46%) .NET
4 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET
4 16 (7.02%) XMPP
5 3 (1.32%) XML
6 2 (0.88%) Middleware
7 1 (0.44%) VXML
7 1 (0.44%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.82%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.51%) IVR
3 5 (2.19%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.19%) Wiki
4 4 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.75%) AVVID
4 4 (1.75%) Cryptography
4 4 (1.75%) Statistics
5 3 (1.32%) NHS
6 2 (0.88%) Clustering
6 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Replication
7 1 (0.44%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.44%) EMC Centera
7 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 63 (27.63%) Windows
2 35 (15.35%) UNIX
3 34 (14.91%) Linux
4 27 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (6.14%) Windows 7
7 9 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.51%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.51%) Solaris
9 5 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.88%) CentOS
10 2 (0.88%) AIX
10 2 (0.88%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.74%) ITIL
2 19 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 18 (7.89%) Network Design
4 16 (7.02%) Knowledge Management
5 14 (6.14%) Project Management
5 14 (6.14%) Time Management
6 13 (5.70%) Service Delivery
7 12 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (4.82%) Network Management
9 9 (3.95%) Test Scripting
10 8 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (3.51%) Migration
10 8 (3.51%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.51%) Telemarketing
11 7 (3.07%) Service Management
12 6 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (2.19%) Line Management
13 5 (2.19%) Mentoring
13 5 (2.19%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.09%) JavaScript
2 19 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.07%) SQL
4 4 (1.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.32%) VBScript
5 3 (1.32%) VB
5 3 (1.32%) C
5 3 (1.32%) C#
5 3 (1.32%) PHP
6 1 (0.44%) C++
6 1 (0.44%) Java
6 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 112 (49.12%) Security Cleared
2 105 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (40.79%) SC Cleared
4 53 (23.25%) CCNA
5 43 (18.86%) CCNP
6 29 (12.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (10.09%) DV Cleared
8 19 (8.33%) MCITP
8 19 (8.33%) ISTQB
9 16 (7.02%) CCIE
9 16 (7.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (3.95%) MCSE
11 8 (3.51%) ISEB
12 7 (3.07%) CCSA
13 6 (2.63%) CCSE
14 4 (1.75%) Degree
15 3 (1.32%) CCSP
15 3 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 2 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
16 2 (0.88%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.14%) SLA
2 13 (5.70%) QA
3 5 (2.19%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (11.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.39%) vSphere
5 6 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.32%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.88%) Firmware
7 2 (0.88%) Brightmail
7 2 (0.88%) Snort
7 2 (0.88%) Squid
8 1 (0.44%) NFS
8 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.44%) XenApp
8 1 (0.44%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 7 (3.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.19%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.19%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (1.75%) MOM
5 3 (1.32%) OpenView
5 3 (1.32%) Nagios
5 3 (1.32%) SCCM
5 3 (1.32%) SCOM
6 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.88%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.44%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.44%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 60 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 49 (21.49%) HP
3 45 (19.74%) VMware
4 33 (14.47%) CheckPoint
5 23 (10.09%) Juniper
6 19 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 16 (7.02%) McAfee
8 13 (5.70%) Avaya
8 13 (5.70%) NetApp
9 11 (4.82%) F5
10 10 (4.39%) Brocade
11 9 (3.95%) Symantec
12 7 (3.07%) 3PAR
13 6 (2.63%) EMC
13 6 (2.63%) Oracle
14 5 (2.19%) Citrix
14 5 (2.19%) CA
14 5 (2.19%) IronPort
14 5 (2.19%) Websense
14 5 (2.19%) Red Hat
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