Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 15 18
Rank change year-on-year -22 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing Cisco 21 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.31% 7.09% 7.46%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 13.61% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 15
Portsmouth median daily rate £325 £285 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -32.94% +54.55%
10th Percentile £212 £111 £268
90th Percentile £443 £456 £558
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Portsmouth median hourly rate £50.00 - £12.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.45 £17.00 £13.85
% change year-on-year +79.12% +22.74% -51.83%

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 225 147 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 46.20% 52.13% 48.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 88 76
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +14.86%
10th Percentile £318 £136 £263
90th Percentile £675 £501 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 17 22
Portsmouth median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £22.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +87.57% -23.04%
10th Percentile £9.64 £17.04 £12.50
90th Percentile £58.74 £46.69 £52.20
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.08 £18.38 £19.44
% change year-on-year +9.25% -5.45% -25.25%

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 7 (33.33%) Juniper
5 7 (33.33%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) Java
6 6 (28.57%) Python
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
7 5 (23.81%) Network Management
7 5 (23.81%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
7 5 (23.81%) SNMP
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
7 5 (23.81%) Unix
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 5 (23.81%) UML
7 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
7 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 5 (23.81%) CCNP
7 5 (23.81%) Subversion
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) SysML
7 5 (23.81%) Wireless

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 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
1 7 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (23.81%) SNMP
2 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 5 (23.81%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) BGP
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 4 (19.05%) OSPF
4 3 (14.29%) Broadband
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) ISDN
4 3 (14.29%) Junos
5 2 (9.52%) FWSM
5 2 (9.52%) TACACS
5 2 (9.52%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Eclipse
1 5 (23.81%) NetBeans
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Build Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (23.81%) Network Management
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) SysML
3 5 (23.81%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (9.52%) AOP
5 2 (9.52%) Decision-Making
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Jython
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) CCNP
5 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIA
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIE
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIS
7 2 (9.52%) CCNA
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) F5