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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 32 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 112 107 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.96% 5.34% 5.75%
As % of the Vendors category 11.41% 11.22% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 64 56
Average daily rate
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£375 £319 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 22
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £22.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +101.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £22.60 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £49.00 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.06 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+35.56% -11.26%
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
982 954 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 43.45% 47.65% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 508 544
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £216 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 63 102
Average hourly rate £21.50 £23.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -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 6 May 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -9 16 £420 +147.05% 8
Farnborough -4 11 £358 -7.14% 6
Hook -13 11 £356 +27.22% 1
Basingstoke -1 10 £314 +14.09% 7
Winchester -4 8 £388 -8.55% 1
Portsmouth 0 7 £185 -61.05% 3
Fareham +3 6 £400 +56.86% 1
Andover +9 5 £200 -57.89%
Eastleigh +2 2 - - 1
Gosport +18 1 £405 - 1
Cisco
South East

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 109 (48.66%) Security Cleared
2 103 (45.98%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (43.30%) SC Cleared
4 63 (28.13%) CCNA
4 63 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 63 (28.13%) VMware
5 61 (27.23%) Firewall
6 60 (26.79%) LAN
6 60 (26.79%) Windows
6 60 (26.79%) Linux
7 58 (25.89%) WAN
8 53 (23.66%) ITIL
9 46 (20.54%) HP
10 41 (18.30%) CCNP
11 40 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
12 39 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 39 (17.41%) TCP/IP
12 39 (17.41%) CheckPoint
13 38 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 37 (16.52%) Juniper
15 36 (16.07%) MS Excel
16 34 (15.18%) UNIX
17 32 (14.29%) HTML
17 32 (14.29%) JavaScript
18 29 (12.95%) Telecoms
19 28 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
19 28 (12.50%) vSphere
20 26 (11.61%) PowerShell
20 26 (11.61%) Security Testing
20 26 (11.61%) ISTQB

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) Apache
3 4 (1.79%) IIS
4 3 (1.34%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.34%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.89%) Lync
6 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.23%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (27.23%) Firewall
2 60 (26.79%) LAN
3 58 (25.89%) WAN
4 40 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (17.41%) TCP/IP
6 24 (10.71%) VPN
7 19 (8.48%) Wireless
8 16 (7.14%) MPLS
8 16 (7.14%) VoIP
9 15 (6.70%) DNS
9 15 (6.70%) SSL
9 15 (6.70%) SAN
9 15 (6.70%) DHCP
10 14 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (6.25%) VLAN
11 13 (5.80%) OSPF
12 10 (4.46%) EIGRP
13 9 (4.02%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (3.57%) Network Security
14 8 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (1.79%) MySQL
3 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.89%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 29 (12.95%) Telecoms
2 20 (8.93%) Finance
3 4 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.34%) Military
5 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (17.41%) Network Engineer
2 22 (9.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (9.38%) Analyst
3 21 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.70%) Security Engineer
6 14 (6.25%) Test Specialist
7 11 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.02%) Voice Engineer
10 8 (3.57%) Consultant
11 7 (3.13%) Architect
11 7 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (3.13%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 6 (2.68%) Firewall Engineer
12 6 (2.68%) Server Engineer
12 6 (2.68%) Network Support
12 6 (2.68%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.23%) Test Manager
13 5 (2.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (14.29%) HTML
2 25 (11.16%) .NET
2 25 (11.16%) ASP.NET
2 25 (11.16%) JSP
3 16 (7.14%) XMPP
4 4 (1.79%) Middleware
5 3 (1.34%) Ajax
5 3 (1.34%) XML
5 3 (1.34%) SAML
6 2 (0.89%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.45%) CGI
7 1 (0.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
2 8 (3.57%) FlexPod
3 7 (3.13%) PKI
4 6 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.23%) Cryptography
5 5 (2.23%) Wiki
6 4 (1.79%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.34%) EPoS
7 3 (1.34%) NHS
7 3 (1.34%) Open Source
7 3 (1.34%) Clustering
7 3 (1.34%) IVR
7 3 (1.34%) STB
7 3 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.89%) DTV
9 1 (0.45%) GIS
9 1 (0.45%) Replication
9 1 (0.45%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.79%) Windows
1 60 (26.79%) Linux
2 34 (15.18%) UNIX
3 20 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.91%) Solaris
6 10 (4.46%) VMS
6 10 (4.46%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.68%) AIX
9 3 (1.34%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.89%) CentOS
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.66%) ITIL
2 28 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 26 (11.61%) Security Testing
4 22 (9.82%) Network Design
5 19 (8.48%) Service Management
6 17 (7.59%) Project Management
7 13 (5.80%) Migration
7 13 (5.80%) Test Scripting
8 11 (4.91%) Time Management
8 11 (4.91%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (4.46%) Network Management
9 10 (4.46%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (4.02%) SIEM
11 8 (3.57%) Analytics
11 8 (3.57%) Network Architecture
12 6 (2.68%) Information Security
13 5 (2.23%) Incident Management
13 5 (2.23%) Requirements Management
13 5 (2.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 26 (11.61%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.91%) PHP
4 10 (4.46%) SQL
5 7 (3.13%) Java
6 6 (2.68%) Perl
6 6 (2.68%) C
7 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.34%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.34%) VBScript
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) C++
9 1 (0.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 109 (48.66%) Security Cleared
2 103 (45.98%) Cisco Certification
3 97 (43.30%) SC Cleared
4 63 (28.13%) CCNA
5 41 (18.30%) CCNP
6 38 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (11.61%) MCITP
7 26 (11.61%) ISTQB
8 25 (11.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 21 (9.38%) DV Cleared
10 15 (6.70%) ISEB
11 14 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 9 (4.02%) MCSE
13 8 (3.57%) CCSA
13 8 (3.57%) CCSE
14 7 (3.13%) CCIE
15 6 (2.68%) CISSP
16 5 (2.23%) Degree
17 4 (1.79%) GCIA
17 4 (1.79%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.59%) SLA
2 10 (4.46%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.57%) QA
4 4 (1.79%) COSO
4 4 (1.79%) COBIT
5 3 (1.34%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.89%) GPG13
System Software
1 39 (17.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (12.50%) vSphere
3 21 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.91%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.91%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.13%) vCloud
7 5 (2.23%) Postfix
8 4 (1.79%) Squid
9 3 (1.34%) Shibboleth
9 3 (1.34%) XenApp
10 2 (0.89%) Snort
11 1 (0.45%) Firmware
11 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (4.91%) SCCM
2 6 (2.68%) SCOM
2 6 (2.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.79%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.79%) Nagios
3 4 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.34%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.34%) OpenView
4 3 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.34%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.34%) SCSM
5 2 (0.89%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.89%) Netcool
6 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.45%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.45%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 63 (28.13%) Microsoft
1 63 (28.13%) VMware
2 46 (20.54%) HP
3 39 (17.41%) CheckPoint
4 37 (16.52%) Juniper
5 25 (11.16%) McAfee
6 24 (10.71%) NetApp
7 13 (5.80%) Blue Coat
8 12 (5.36%) CA
9 9 (4.02%) Oracle
10 8 (3.57%) Citrix
10 8 (3.57%) BMC
10 8 (3.57%) F5
11 7 (3.13%) Avaya
12 6 (2.68%) Dell
12 6 (2.68%) EMC
12 6 (2.68%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.23%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.79%) Mitel
15 3 (1.34%) Websense
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
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Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £135 per day
Posted: 13 days ago