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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 40 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing CCNA 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.48% 0.73% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 3.17% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate
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£235 £338 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.37% +29.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £268 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £408 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
44 63 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.84% 22.99% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 35
Average daily rate £344 £373 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.71% +16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +3 3 £245 -42.35% 1
Luton - - - -
Shefford - - - -
CCNA
East of England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) MCITP
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) PBX
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Linux

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) PBX
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) Aastra
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
3 1 (11.11%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle