The first table below looks at the demand for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Aberdeen region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 20 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing CCIE 1 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.86% 4.48% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 22.50% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £420
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £112.50 £52.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+114.28% +29.62%
Qualifications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.55% 19.90% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 22
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
CCIE
Scotland

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCIE across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCIE across the Aberdeen region.

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

CCIE
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CCIE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCIE.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) MGCP
1 8 (100.00%) H.323
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CCM
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CCIE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CCM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) MGCP
1 8 (100.00%) H.323
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy