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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 32 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Cisco 112 88 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.21% 4.74% 3.60%
As % of the Vendors category 10.36% 9.92% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 32
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £219 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 12
Average hourly rate £13.75 £55.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +70.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £28.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £56.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £18.52 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.77% -11.83%
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
1081 887 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.26% 47.82% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 453 354
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 46 84
Average hourly rate £34.50 £31.50 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +127.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -1 16 £375 - 4
Farnborough -3 15 £415 -2.35% 8
Fareham +8 14 £400 - 6
Hook -7 10 £347 +11.90% 1
Portsmouth +3 9 £325 -29.72% 1
Gosport -4 9 £500 +29.03%
Basingstoke -6 5 £550 +46.66% 2
Winchester -9 5 £395 +9.72%
Andover - 1 £200 - 1
Aldershot - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - -
Havant - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Alton - - - -
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 100 (46.08%) Cisco Certification
1 100 (46.08%) Security Cleared
2 89 (41.01%) SC Cleared
3 72 (33.18%) Windows
4 65 (29.95%) LAN
4 65 (29.95%) VMware
5 63 (29.03%) WAN
6 59 (27.19%) ITIL
7 55 (25.35%) Microsoft
7 55 (25.35%) CCNA
8 54 (24.88%) Firewall
9 44 (20.28%) CCNP
9 44 (20.28%) Linux
10 42 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (17.97%) TCP/IP
12 37 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
13 36 (16.59%) HP
13 36 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
14 35 (16.13%) UNIX
14 35 (16.13%) Telecoms
15 33 (15.21%) Juniper
15 33 (15.21%) CheckPoint
16 29 (13.36%) MS Excel
17 27 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (11.98%) vSphere
19 25 (11.52%) HTML
19 25 (11.52%) JavaScript
20 24 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
21 23 (10.60%) NetApp
21 23 (10.60%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.23%) Lync
3 6 (2.76%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.84%) IIS
4 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) FileNet
7 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (13.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.69%) MS Office
3 4 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.92%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.84%) IaaS
2 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (29.95%) LAN
2 63 (29.03%) WAN
3 54 (24.88%) Firewall
4 39 (17.97%) TCP/IP
5 37 (17.05%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (10.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (9.68%) VoIP
8 20 (9.22%) MPLS
9 18 (8.29%) SAN
9 18 (8.29%) VPN
9 18 (8.29%) Wireless
10 16 (7.37%) DNS
10 16 (7.37%) DHCP
11 14 (6.45%) IP Telephony
12 12 (5.53%) Network Security
13 10 (4.61%) VLAN
13 10 (4.61%) OSPF
14 8 (3.69%) PBX
14 8 (3.69%) Broadband
14 8 (3.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.84%) Big Data
3 4 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 35 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.60%) Finance
3 7 (3.23%) Military
4 4 (1.84%) Legal
5 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.92%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 39 (17.97%) Network Engineer
2 22 (10.14%) Analyst
2 22 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (10.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (6.91%) Support Engineer
4 13 (5.99%) Security Engineer
5 12 (5.53%) Test Specialist
6 11 (5.07%) Architect
7 10 (4.61%) Consultant
7 10 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.61%) Network Support
7 10 (4.61%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (4.15%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.69%) Security Specialist
9 8 (3.69%) VoIP Engineer
9 8 (3.69%) Voice Engineer
10 7 (3.23%) Applications Engineer
10 7 (3.23%) Cisco Support
11 6 (2.76%) Network Support Engineer
12 5 (2.30%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.52%) HTML
2 19 (8.76%) .NET
3 18 (8.29%) ASP.NET
3 18 (8.29%) JSP
4 16 (7.37%) XMPP
5 3 (1.38%) Middleware
5 3 (1.38%) XML
6 2 (0.92%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.46%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.53%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.69%) FlexPod
2 8 (3.69%) IVR
3 6 (2.76%) Cryptography
4 5 (2.30%) Wiki
5 4 (1.84%) AVVID
5 4 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.84%) PKI
5 4 (1.84%) Statistics
5 4 (1.84%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.38%) NHS
7 2 (0.92%) Replication
7 2 (0.92%) Clustering
8 1 (0.46%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.46%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.46%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 72 (33.18%) Windows
2 44 (20.28%) Linux
3 35 (16.13%) UNIX
4 27 (12.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (11.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (4.61%) Windows 7
7 10 (4.61%) VMS
7 10 (4.61%) Solaris
8 7 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.38%) AIX
10 2 (0.92%) CentOS
10 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.19%) ITIL
2 23 (10.60%) Network Design
3 21 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
4 19 (8.76%) Security Testing
5 17 (7.83%) Service Management
6 16 (7.37%) Project Management
6 16 (7.37%) Time Management
7 13 (5.99%) Network Management
7 13 (5.99%) Network Monitoring
7 13 (5.99%) Service Delivery
7 13 (5.99%) Migration
8 11 (5.07%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (5.07%) Test Scripting
9 8 (3.69%) Telemarketing
10 7 (3.23%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.76%) System Testing
11 6 (2.76%) Unit Testing
11 6 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (2.30%) ITIL V3
12 5 (2.30%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.52%) JavaScript
2 15 (6.91%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.69%) SQL
4 4 (1.84%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.84%) PHP
4 4 (1.84%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.92%) C++
6 1 (0.46%) Java
6 1 (0.46%) Perl
6 1 (0.46%) C
6 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 100 (46.08%) Cisco Certification
1 100 (46.08%) Security Cleared
2 89 (41.01%) SC Cleared
3 55 (25.35%) CCNA
4 44 (20.28%) CCNP
5 36 (16.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (8.76%) MCITP
6 19 (8.76%) ISTQB
7 18 (8.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 17 (7.83%) DV Cleared
9 12 (5.53%) CCIE
10 11 (5.07%) MCSE
11 9 (4.15%) ISEB
11 9 (4.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (3.23%) CCSA
12 7 (3.23%) CCSE
13 5 (2.30%) Degree
13 5 (2.30%) VCP4
13 5 (2.30%) CCSP
14 3 (1.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.37%) SLA
2 7 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.30%) QA
4 3 (1.38%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.92%) GPG13
6 1 (0.46%) COSO
6 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (11.98%) vSphere
3 16 (7.37%) Active Directory
4 12 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 12 (5.53%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.23%) vCloud
6 4 (1.84%) Squid
7 2 (0.92%) Snort
7 2 (0.92%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.46%) Postfix
8 1 (0.46%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.46%) XenApp
8 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.46%) SRDF
8 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.23%) SCCM
2 6 (2.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.84%) Nagios
4 3 (1.38%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.38%) OpenView
4 3 (1.38%) SCOM
4 3 (1.38%) MOM
4 3 (1.38%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.92%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.46%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.46%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.46%) EMC TimeFinder
6 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 65 (29.95%) VMware
2 55 (25.35%) Microsoft
3 36 (16.59%) HP
4 33 (15.21%) Juniper
4 33 (15.21%) CheckPoint
5 23 (10.60%) NetApp
6 18 (8.29%) McAfee
7 17 (7.83%) Blue Coat
8 16 (7.37%) CA
9 10 (4.61%) Avaya
9 10 (4.61%) F5
10 8 (3.69%) BMC
10 8 (3.69%) Brocade
11 7 (3.23%) EMC
12 6 (2.76%) Citrix
12 6 (2.76%) Oracle
13 5 (2.30%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.30%) Symantec
14 4 (1.84%) Remedy
15 3 (1.38%) Websense
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
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Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
QA Limited
Rate: £288.38 per week
Posted: 16 days ago