The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certification
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 31 27
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs citing Cisco Certification 15 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.69% 2.24% 2.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.65% 4.27% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Median daily rate £425 £220 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.18% -45.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £206 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £299 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +13.04% +53.33%  

Cisco Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 196 164 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 48.28% 52.56% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 106 83
Median daily rate £350 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £728 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.88% -60.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £9.00 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £9.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Cisco Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Basingstoke

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco Certification in Basingstoke

Cisco Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco Certification in Basingstoke

Cisco Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco Certification in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 20 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 17 (53.13%) OSPF
4 16 (50.00%) VLAN
4 16 (50.00%) CCNA
5 15 (46.88%) BGP
5 15 (46.88%) CCNP
6 14 (43.75%) Juniper
6 14 (43.75%) Firewall
7 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) DV Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) LAN
9 8 (25.00%) VPN
9 8 (25.00%) JNCIS
9 8 (25.00%) Junos
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (21.88%) JNCIA
10 7 (21.88%) Migration
11 6 (18.75%) VMware
11 6 (18.75%) Network Design
11 6 (18.75%) CCDP
12 5 (15.63%) MPLS
12 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (12.50%) Network Management
13 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
13 4 (12.50%) Wireless
13 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
13 4 (12.50%) DAB

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) OSPF
2 16 (50.00%) VLAN
3 15 (46.88%) BGP
4 14 (43.75%) Firewall
5 10 (31.25%) LAN
6 8 (25.00%) Junos
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (15.63%) MPLS
8 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.50%) DAB
9 4 (12.50%) WAN
9 4 (12.50%) Wireless
10 3 (9.38%) ADSL
10 3 (9.38%) DNS
10 3 (9.38%) ISDN
10 3 (9.38%) RFID
11 2 (6.25%) EIGRP
11 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Cabling Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Support
5 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Virtualisation Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 2 (6.25%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (6.25%) Change Management
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) SIEM
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (50.00%) CCNA
3 15 (46.88%) CCNP
4 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 10 (31.25%) DV Cleared
6 8 (25.00%) JNCIS
7 7 (21.88%) JNCIA
8 6 (18.75%) CCDP
9 3 (9.38%) CCIE
9 3 (9.38%) MCSE
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (6.25%) CCIE Security
10 2 (6.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (9.38%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) Arista
6 2 (6.25%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) Infoblox
6 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
6 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Verint