The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 69 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.82% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 4.69% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£265 £300 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +35.41%
Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 128 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.22% 17.58% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 49 69
Average daily rate £375 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 37
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Cambridge -12 2 £295 +12.38%
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Data Security
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Security
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle