The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 21 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +23
Contract jobs citing CCNA 18 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.26% 1.18% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.47% 6.06% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Median daily rate £330 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £22.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.13% +4.76%
CCNA
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
68 66 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.88% 19.53% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 38 44
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £225 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Bedfordshire region.

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +3 10 £353 +17.50%
Luton -6 1 £283 -5.83%
Dunstable - 1 £175 -
CCNA
East of England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
2 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) LAN
3 17 (68.00%) WAN
4 16 (64.00%) Cisco
4 16 (64.00%) Network Security
5 13 (52.00%) CCSA
6 10 (40.00%) CCNP
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.00%) VoIP
8 5 (20.00%) Network Management
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (16.00%) tcpdump
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
9 4 (16.00%) Citrix
9 4 (16.00%) Local Government
9 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
9 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
9 4 (16.00%) Wireless
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (12.00%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (12.00%) CCDA
10 3 (12.00%) CCDP
10 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (12.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) WAN
3 16 (64.00%) Network Security
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (20.00%) VoIP
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (16.00%) tcpdump
6 4 (16.00%) Wireless
6 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) 802.11
8 2 (8.00%) DHCP
8 2 (8.00%) DNS
8 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (8.00%) OSPF
8 2 (8.00%) VLAN
8 2 (8.00%) VRRP
9 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (16.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (52.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) LAN Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) WAN Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Network Management
2 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCSA
3 10 (40.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) CCDA
4 3 (12.00%) CCDP
4 3 (12.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (64.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) F5
5 3 (12.00%) Sourcefire
6 2 (8.00%) IronPort
6 2 (8.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto