The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services 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 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 9 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.59% 1.74% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 20.24% 4.00% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 62.22% 43.48% 49.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 29 13
Average daily rate £325 £339 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £92.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.32% +131.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £30.00 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £155.00 £43.97
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 Portsmouth

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (63.64%) XMPP
2 12 (54.55%) CCNA
3 9 (40.91%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Unified Communications
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) Wiki
6 5 (22.73%) Time Management
6 5 (22.73%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 3 (13.64%) SAN
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) VoIP
7 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Firewall
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) Lync
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (9.09%) F5
8 2 (9.09%) Lumension
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.09%) Telecoms

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (13.64%) Lync
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Unified Communications
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) WLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) Ethereal
4 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Voice Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Support
4 3 (13.64%) Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco IPT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Support
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) XMPP
2 1 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (22.73%) Wiki
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Time Management
1 5 (22.73%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) SIEM
4 1 (4.55%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) CCNA
3 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (9.09%) MOM
2 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee
2 2 (9.09%) F5
2 2 (9.09%) Lumension
3 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.55%) Mitel
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