Period
to 17 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 17 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 > Portsmouth
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 27 21
Rank change year-on-year -12 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing Cisco 23 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.35% 6.29% 6.98%
As % of the Vendors category 9.62% 10.80% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £338 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -22.86% +74.13%
10th Percentile £304 £111 £219
90th Percentile £443 £415 £495
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 8
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £13.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +239.62% -62.68% +63.22%
10th Percentile £39.72 £12.65 £24.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £13.85 £53.75
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 Portsmouth.

All Vendors
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 239 176 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 45.18% 58.28% 54.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 93 102
Portsmouth median daily rate £438 £415 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% -4.87% +9.06%
10th Percentile £301 £258 £263
90th Percentile £609 £588 £563
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 42
Portsmouth median hourly rate £46.50 £43.00 £42.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.14% +0.63% +59.47%
10th Percentile £16.24 £14.24 £13.62
90th Percentile £78.99 £45.90 £53.75
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 Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Portsmouth

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cisco in Portsmouth

Cisco
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cisco in Portsmouth

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Cisco in Portsmouth

Cisco
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
4 12 (52.17%) Juniper
5 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) Firewall
7 7 (30.43%) Python
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) Unix
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (26.09%) SysML
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Subversion
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) Network Management
8 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Issue Tracking
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) UML
8 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
8 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
8 6 (26.09%) SNMP
8 6 (26.09%) OSPF
8 6 (26.09%) BGP

Cisco
Co-occurring 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) LAN
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) WAN
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (26.09%) BGP
4 6 (26.09%) DNS
4 6 (26.09%) OSPF
4 6 (26.09%) SNMP
5 5 (21.74%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) Wireless
6 4 (17.39%) HSRP
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
6 4 (17.39%) L2TP
6 4 (17.39%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) Network Security
6 4 (17.39%) RIP
7 3 (13.04%) Broadband
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco ISE
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (13.04%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
1 6 (26.09%) NetBeans
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Network Support
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) Issue Tracking
1 6 (26.09%) Network Management
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
1 6 (26.09%) SysML
1 6 (26.09%) UML
2 3 (13.04%) Change Control
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Network Design
2 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
1 7 (30.43%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Jython
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) CCNA
5 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIA
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIE
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIS
6 2 (8.70%) CCNP
7 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Juniper
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) Meraki
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle