The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 105 114 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing CCDP 8 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 1.69% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £308 £255
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +20.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
CCDP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
508 708 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.19% 29.08% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 294 243
Average daily rate £395 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 8 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% +2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CCDP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Bracknell - 2 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
CCDP
South East

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 11 (64.71%) Juniper
5 10 (58.82%) CCIE
6 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
7 8 (47.06%) VPN
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (41.18%) IPsec
8 7 (41.18%) FWSM
8 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
8 7 (41.18%) CCDA
8 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
8 7 (41.18%) Firewall
9 6 (35.29%) Network Design
9 6 (35.29%) OSPF
9 6 (35.29%) CCNA
9 6 (35.29%) SNMP
9 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
10 5 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (29.41%) Network Management
10 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
10 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) RIP
10 5 (29.41%) CCSP
10 5 (29.41%) LAN
10 5 (29.41%) VoIP
10 5 (29.41%) WAN
10 5 (29.41%) CISSP
10 5 (29.41%) Nokia

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) VPN
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (41.18%) FWSM
2 7 (41.18%) IPsec
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) SNMP
3 6 (35.29%) OSPF
4 5 (29.41%) RIP
4 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) VoIP
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) VLAN
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) TACACS
6 2 (11.76%) SSL
6 2 (11.76%) VPLS
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Design Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) IP Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Design
1 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Network Management
2 5 (29.41%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Product Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.76%) eTOM
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCNP
3 10 (58.82%) CCIE
4 7 (41.18%) CCDA
5 6 (35.29%) CCNA
6 5 (29.41%) CISSP
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) CCSP
6 5 (29.41%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (17.65%) CCIP
7 3 (17.65%) JNCIS
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) CCSE
8 2 (11.76%) CCSA
9 1 (5.88%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 11 (64.71%) Juniper
3 7 (41.18%) CheckPoint
4 5 (29.41%) Radware
4 5 (29.41%) Nokia
4 5 (29.41%) Redback
5 3 (17.65%) F5
6 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) Nortel
7 1 (5.88%) Cramer
7 1 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Mercator
7 1 (5.88%) Brocade
7 1 (5.88%) Riverbed