The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hampshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 34 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Cisco 119 63 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.75% 3.62% 5.15%
As % of the Vendors category 10.75% 6.67% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 39 38
Average daily rate
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£345 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £125 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 17
Average hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £13.67 £15.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £41.00 £31.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- +12.16%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1107 944 961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.48% 54.22% 55.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 497 459
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £235
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 63 108 112
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.88 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Cisco
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -7 17 £325 -8.45% 6
Hook +16 14 £335 -4.42% 2
Basingstoke +18 11 £313 -26.47% 8
Farnborough +3 11 £326 -27.50% 1
Gosport - 11 £450 -
Portsmouth +11 6 £440 - 1
Winchester +3 3 £345 - 1
Andover - 3 £285 -
Fareham - 3 £240 - 4
Havant - 1 - -
Petersfield - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 110 (49.11%) Security Cleared
2 91 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (34.82%) SC Cleared
4 64 (28.57%) HP
5 62 (27.68%) Windows
6 59 (26.34%) Firewall
7 56 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 49 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
9 47 (20.98%) Linux
10 45 (20.09%) UNIX
10 45 (20.09%) LAN
10 45 (20.09%) VMware
11 44 (19.64%) Telecoms
11 44 (19.64%) CheckPoint
12 41 (18.30%) Juniper
13 39 (17.41%) Network Security
14 36 (16.07%) CCNP
15 33 (14.73%) WAN
15 33 (14.73%) ITIL
16 29 (12.95%) Active Directory
17 28 (12.50%) CCNA
17 28 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 28 (12.50%) MS Excel
18 27 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
20 25 (11.16%) PowerShell
20 25 (11.16%) VMware ESXi
21 24 (10.71%) DV Cleared
22 23 (10.27%) C
22 23 (10.27%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (4.91%) SharePoint
1 11 (4.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.46%) Apache
3 7 (3.13%) IIS
4 6 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.23%) Lync
6 4 (1.79%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (26.34%) Firewall
2 49 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
3 45 (20.09%) LAN
4 39 (17.41%) Network Security
5 33 (14.73%) WAN
6 28 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 23 (10.27%) SAN
8 17 (7.59%) Internet
8 17 (7.59%) VPN
9 15 (6.70%) OSPF
10 13 (5.80%) MPLS
10 13 (5.80%) VoIP
10 13 (5.80%) VLAN
11 12 (5.36%) SSL
12 10 (4.46%) Ethernet
12 10 (4.46%) Wireless
12 10 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (3.57%) IP Telephony
13 8 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (3.57%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.23%) DB2
3 4 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Subversion
2 2 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 44 (19.64%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
3 4 (1.79%) Military
4 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.89%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Legal
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (26.79%) Network Engineer
2 26 (11.61%) Consultant
3 24 (10.71%) Security Engineer
4 17 (7.59%) Architect
5 14 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (5.80%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (4.46%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.46%) Test Specialist
9 9 (4.02%) Network Architect
9 9 (4.02%) Security Architect
10 8 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (3.57%) Analyst
11 7 (3.13%) Administrator
11 7 (3.13%) Design Engineer
11 7 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.68%) Installations Engineer
12 6 (2.68%) Network Support
12 6 (2.68%) Tester
12 6 (2.68%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.38%) JSP
2 20 (8.93%) HTML
3 18 (8.04%) .NET
4 15 (6.70%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.23%) CSS
6 4 (1.79%) XML
6 4 (1.79%) SAML
7 3 (1.34%) VXML
8 2 (0.89%) JSF
8 2 (0.89%) Middleware
8 2 (0.89%) RESTful
8 2 (0.89%) Web Services
9 1 (0.45%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.45%) WAP
9 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.68%) Blackberry
1 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.23%) Open Source
3 3 (1.34%) Handset
3 3 (1.34%) Clustering
4 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.89%) SecurID
4 2 (0.89%) PKI
4 2 (0.89%) Firmware
5 1 (0.45%) Statistics
5 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.45%) iPhone
5 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.45%) Replication
5 1 (0.45%) AVVID
5 1 (0.45%) iPad
5 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 62 (27.68%) Windows
2 47 (20.98%) Linux
3 45 (20.09%) UNIX
4 26 (11.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.36%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (3.13%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.68%) Solaris
10 5 (2.23%) VMS
11 2 (0.89%) AIX
11 2 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.45%) CentOS
12 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.73%) ITIL
2 19 (8.48%) Network Design
3 14 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 13 (5.80%) Information Security
4 13 (5.80%) Security Testing
5 12 (5.36%) Service Management
6 9 (4.02%) PRINCE2
7 7 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 7 (3.13%) SIEM
7 7 (3.13%) Network Management
8 6 (2.68%) SABSA
8 6 (2.68%) Time Management
8 6 (2.68%) Integration Testing
8 6 (2.68%) Resource Management
8 6 (2.68%) Identity Management
8 6 (2.68%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (2.68%) TOGAF
9 5 (2.23%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (2.23%) Migration
9 5 (2.23%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.16%) PowerShell
2 23 (10.27%) C
3 19 (8.48%) Perl
4 16 (7.14%) PHP
5 15 (6.70%) JavaScript
6 12 (5.36%) VB
7 8 (3.57%) VBScript
8 7 (3.13%) Java
9 4 (1.79%) Ruby
10 3 (1.34%) C#
10 3 (1.34%) Python
10 3 (1.34%) SQL
11 2 (0.89%) C++
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 110 (49.11%) Security Cleared
2 91 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (34.82%) SC Cleared
4 36 (16.07%) CCNP
5 28 (12.50%) CCNA
6 24 (10.71%) DV Cleared
7 22 (9.82%) MCITP
7 22 (9.82%) ISTQB
7 22 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (8.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 15 (6.70%) Degree
10 11 (4.91%) CCIE
11 10 (4.46%) CCDP
11 10 (4.46%) CCSE
12 7 (3.13%) CCSA
12 7 (3.13%) CCDA
13 6 (2.68%) CISSP
14 5 (2.23%) ISEB
15 4 (1.79%) CISM
15 4 (1.79%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) QA
2 9 (4.02%) SLA
3 7 (3.13%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.34%) COBIT
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) GPG13
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (12.95%) Active Directory
2 27 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (11.16%) VMware ESXi
4 22 (9.82%) vSphere
5 6 (2.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.79%) Shibboleth
7 3 (1.34%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.34%) vCloud
8 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.89%) Brightmail
9 1 (0.45%) Snort
9 1 (0.45%) Squid
9 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 7 (3.13%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (2.68%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (2.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (2.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.79%) WSUS
4 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.34%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.34%) SCCM
6 2 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.89%) MOM
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.45%) SCOM
7 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 64 (28.57%) HP
2 56 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 45 (20.09%) VMware
4 44 (19.64%) CheckPoint
5 41 (18.30%) Juniper
6 16 (7.14%) McAfee
6 16 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 16 (7.14%) Brocade
7 11 (4.91%) EMC
8 9 (4.02%) Oracle
8 9 (4.02%) 3PAR
8 9 (4.02%) F5
9 8 (3.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (3.13%) Citrix
10 7 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.13%) IBM
11 6 (2.68%) Symantec
11 6 (2.68%) Dell
11 6 (2.68%) NetApp
12 5 (2.23%) Nokia
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Networking People
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 24 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago