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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 116 122 116
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing CCDP 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 1.02% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 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 £338 £273
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +23.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +718.18%
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
658 686 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.28% 25.21% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 295 205
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £180.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 27 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading +3 4 - -
CCDP
South East

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (86.67%) Juniper
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (66.67%) CCNP
5 9 (60.00%) CCIE
5 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) IPsec
6 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
6 7 (46.67%) FWSM
7 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (40.00%) JNCIS
8 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
8 5 (33.33%) CISSP
8 5 (33.33%) Network Design
8 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (33.33%) Redback
8 5 (33.33%) Nokia
8 5 (33.33%) OSPF
8 5 (33.33%) Radware
8 5 (33.33%) SNMP
8 5 (33.33%) VoIP
8 5 (33.33%) CCSP
8 5 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (33.33%) Network Management
8 5 (33.33%) F5

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
2 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) IPsec
3 7 (46.67%) FWSM
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) SNMP
4 5 (33.33%) OSPF
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) RIP
5 4 (26.67%) BIG-IP
5 4 (26.67%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
5 4 (26.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 3 (20.00%) BGP
7 2 (13.33%) RSVP
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Design Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IP Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Network Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Security Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Designer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Network Designer
6 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (26.67%) Reverse Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 9 (60.00%) CCIE
4 6 (40.00%) JNCIS
5 5 (33.33%) CISSP
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) CCSP
5 5 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) CCDA
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) CCSA
8 2 (13.33%) CCSE
8 2 (13.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Juniper
3 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) Radware
4 5 (33.33%) Nokia
4 5 (33.33%) Redback
4 5 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Mercator
6 2 (13.33%) Remedy
6 2 (13.33%) Cramer
6 2 (13.33%) Nortel