The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 66 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 0.11% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 0.56% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£295 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £55.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% +117.82%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
203 178 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.39% 19.02% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 118 81
Average daily rate £400 £385 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £227 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £529 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Average hourly rate £37.39 £25.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.56% +16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.29 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (30.00%) Meraki
4 3 (30.00%) NX-OS
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) Wyse
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) DNS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (10.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) Wyse
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix