Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 23 20
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -4
Contract jobs citing Cisco 17 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.67% 6.19% 6.99%
As % of the Vendors category 8.90% 10.10% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Portsmouth median daily rate £475 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.48% +74.48%
10th Percentile £287 £288 £389
90th Percentile £488 £488 £444
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 8
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.96 £13.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +231.75% -66.03% +18.18%
10th Percentile £39.72 £12.50 £30.65
90th Percentile £47.83 £15.40 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.96 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +206.86% -6.67% +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 191 198 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 52.47% 61.30% 56.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 104 90
Portsmouth median daily rate £450 £428 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.16% +33.08%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £275
90th Percentile £575 £584 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £408 £388
% change year-on-year +4.29% +5.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 33
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.92 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +1.18% +144.60%
10th Percentile £33.14 £12.50 £12.80
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.60 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.75 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.22% -10.00% +56.25%

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 22 July 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 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Cisco in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
4 9 (52.94%) CCNA
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (52.94%) Juniper
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) OSPF
4 9 (52.94%) BGP
4 9 (52.94%) IPsec
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 8 (47.06%) MPLS
5 8 (47.06%) HSRP
5 8 (47.06%) L2TP
5 8 (47.06%) RIP
5 8 (47.06%) DNS
6 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
8 4 (23.53%) HP
9 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
9 3 (17.65%) Unix
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Firewall
10 2 (11.76%) Finance

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 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) BGP
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (52.94%) IPsec
1 9 (52.94%) LAN
1 9 (52.94%) OSPF
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) HSRP
2 8 (47.06%) L2TP
2 8 (47.06%) MPLS
2 8 (47.06%) RIP
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) SNMP
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) DMZ
5 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) NetBeans
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Switch Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (11.76%) Network Management
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) SysML
2 2 (11.76%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Server Hardening
3 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.88%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (52.94%) CCNA
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) UAG
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle