The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 29 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certification
Rank 16 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.13% 0.94% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 2.94% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£178 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.92% +16.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 27.08% 32.08% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 18
Average daily rate £300 £275 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £169 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Certification Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (37.50%) XMPP
3 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MCITP
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Wiki
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XMPP
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) VMware