The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 13 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.51% 6.58% 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 16.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.24 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +30.76%
CCNP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 21.05% 40.79% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 3
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £407 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless Security
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) TickIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint