Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Meraki products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Meraki over the 6 months to 15 December 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 Meraki.

Meraki
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 160 164
Rank change year-on-year -26 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Meraki 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.079% 0.25% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.48% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Hampshire median daily rate £263 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £202 £251 £275
90th Percentile £379 £342 £325
South East median daily rate £375 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £13.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £13.00 -

Meraki 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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,867 1,864 2,117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 48.95% 52.30% 55.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,178 1,079 1,342
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
10th Percentile £290 £220 £250
90th Percentile £586 £538 £562
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 90 101
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.96% -2.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £11.85
90th Percentile £55.63 £45.00 £56.75
South East median hourly rate £16.05 £17.31 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.29% +15.42% -16.67%

Meraki
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Meraki as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Meraki in Hampshire

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Meraki in Hampshire

Meraki
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Meraki in Hampshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Meraki in Hampshire

Meraki
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Meraki within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -2 1 £388 -
Fareham -8 1 £263 +8.25%
Southampton -13 1 £203 -37.69% 1
Meraki
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Meraki 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Meraki.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Arista
3 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (33.33%) Tech Ops
3 1 (33.33%) Availability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

Meraki
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Junos
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) tcpdump
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Availability Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Tech Ops
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Arista
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat