The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 April 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 33 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.11% 1.12% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.90% 5.56% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £340 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £112.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -73.33%
CCNP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 54 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.52% 20.22% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 40
Average daily rate £405 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £39.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.94% +81.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) ICMP
4 1 (20.00%) X.25
4 1 (20.00%) DSL

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) RIP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) DSL
3 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) ICMP
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (20.00%) xDSL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) VMware