The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 34 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.17% 0.29% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.38% 1.89% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£356 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £364 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +78.21%
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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 Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 53 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.09% 15.41% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 36
Average daily rate £338 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 9
Average hourly rate £19.25 £39.00 £21.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.64% +77.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £21.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
3 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) CCIE
3 6 (75.00%) F5
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) CCDP
5 4 (50.00%) CCSP
5 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) JNCIP
5 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
5 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (50.00%) CCSE
5 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (50.00%) HP ASE
5 4 (50.00%) HP MASE
5 4 (50.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCIE
3 4 (50.00%) CCSP
3 4 (50.00%) CCDP
3 4 (50.00%) CCSE
3 4 (50.00%) JNCIP
3 4 (50.00%) JNCIE
3 4 (50.00%) HP ASE
3 4 (50.00%) HP MASE
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (50.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (12.50%) BT