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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 15 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Cisco 12 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.28% 7.94% 9.64%
As % of the Vendors category 16.44% 14.08% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £475 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £424 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+14.08% +12.94%

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
73 71 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 50.34% 56.35% 53.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 30
Median daily rate £450 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £38.05 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.86% +12.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) Service Management
5 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) Juniper
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) BGP
7 5 (20.83%) Firewall
7 5 (20.83%) VMware
7 5 (20.83%) SLA
7 5 (20.83%) LAN
7 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
7 5 (20.83%) OSPF
7 5 (20.83%) CCIE
7 5 (20.83%) CCNP
7 5 (20.83%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (16.67%) F5
8 4 (16.67%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (16.67%) IaaS
8 4 (16.67%) MPLS
8 4 (16.67%) CCNA
8 4 (16.67%) DHCP
9 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (12.50%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Riverbed

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) BGP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) OSPF
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) MPLS
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (12.50%) IOS XR
4 3 (12.50%) NX-OS
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (8.33%) Skype
5 2 (8.33%) SNA
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) git-flow
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) French Language
1 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
1 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Service Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) RESTful
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
1 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
1 8 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (20.83%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) Service Design
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (4.17%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) CCIE
4 5 (20.83%) CCNP
5 4 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) CCIP
6 1 (4.17%) HND
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) MCTS
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.33%) Nokia
7 1 (4.17%) BMC
7 1 (4.17%) CA
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy