Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 15 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing Cisco 60 62 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 12.74% 8.99% 10.34%
As % of the Vendors category 24.49% 14.66% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 45 16
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £426 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.87% +25.15% -23.60%
10th Percentile £155 £269 £214
90th Percentile £450 £488 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £417 £400
% change year-on-year -4.16% +4.34% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.50 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +234.62% -13.33% +20.00%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Basingstoke.

All Vendors
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 245 423 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 52.02% 61.30% 56.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 192 119
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% +3.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £210 £182 £213
90th Percentile £543 £524 £553
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 21
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £17.38 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.15% -10.60% +2.29%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.35 £12.50
90th Percentile £16.70 £40.00 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.14 £21.87
% change year-on-year -24.37% +5.81% +24.97%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Basingstoke

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Basingstoke

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Basingstoke

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 47 (78.33%) Security Cleared
2 35 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (43.33%) LAN
3 26 (43.33%) Juniper
4 24 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 17 (28.33%) Firewall
5 17 (28.33%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (25.00%) WAN
7 14 (23.33%) OSPF
8 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (21.67%) VoIP
8 13 (21.67%) Migration
9 12 (20.00%) Network Design
9 12 (20.00%) Windows
9 12 (20.00%) MPLS
10 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (18.33%) VMware
10 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
11 10 (16.67%) BGP
12 9 (15.00%) Service Management
12 9 (15.00%) Validation
12 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds
13 8 (13.33%) FortiGate
13 8 (13.33%) IPsec
13 8 (13.33%) Forcepoint
13 8 (13.33%) EIGRP
13 8 (13.33%) EMC
13 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.33%) VPN
14 7 (11.67%) Microsoft

Cisco
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) LAN
2 17 (28.33%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (28.33%) Firewall
3 15 (25.00%) WAN
4 14 (23.33%) OSPF
5 13 (21.67%) VoIP
6 12 (20.00%) MPLS
7 10 (16.67%) BGP
8 8 (13.33%) EIGRP
8 8 (13.33%) IPsec
8 8 (13.33%) VPN
9 5 (8.33%) DNS
9 5 (8.33%) PBX
9 5 (8.33%) VLAN
10 3 (5.00%) SMS
11 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (3.33%) DHCP
11 2 (3.33%) SAN
11 2 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (3.33%) Military
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
2 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Architect
3 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Network Support
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Migration Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Tester
7 3 (5.00%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Telephony Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CGI
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
1 3 (5.00%) Web Services
1 3 (5.00%) Web Services Management
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.33%) PKI
3 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Unix
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Migration
2 12 (20.00%) Network Design
3 9 (15.00%) Service Management
3 9 (15.00%) Validation
4 6 (10.00%) Change Management
4 6 (10.00%) DevOps
4 6 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 5 (8.33%) Network Planning
5 5 (8.33%) SIEM
5 5 (8.33%) Stress Testing
5 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (6.67%) ITIL
6 4 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) Test Management
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.33%) RUP
8 2 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Perl
2 4 (6.67%) VB
3 3 (5.00%) Java
3 3 (5.00%) Python
3 3 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (78.33%) Security Cleared
2 35 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 24 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 13 (21.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (11.67%) CCNA
5 7 (11.67%) ISEB
5 7 (11.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (6.67%) CCNP
7 3 (5.00%) CCIE
7 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
8 2 (3.33%) CCDP
8 2 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.67%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.33%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) FortiGate
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) SCOM
4 3 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (43.33%) Juniper
2 11 (18.33%) VMware
3 9 (15.00%) SolarWinds
4 8 (13.33%) EMC
4 8 (13.33%) Forcepoint
5 7 (11.67%) LogRhythm
5 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.33%) SevOne
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle
8 3 (5.00%) Mitel
9 2 (3.33%) Brocade
9 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.33%) Citrix
9 2 (3.33%) F5
9 2 (3.33%) Lumension
9 2 (3.33%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.67%) Arista