The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 40 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.01% 0.69% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.84% 3.85% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -28.88%
CCNP
South Wales

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 52 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.40% 17.93% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 39
Median daily rate £350 £288 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -15.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £150 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £443 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £18.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -37.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) OSPF
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) HSRP
7 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (18.18%) Polycom
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (18.18%) BMC
7 2 (18.18%) CA
7 2 (18.18%) Avaya
7 2 (18.18%) CCDP
7 2 (18.18%) CCIE
7 2 (18.18%) DNS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) Internet
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) OSPF
5 3 (27.27%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) HSRP
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) WLAN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) DHCP
7 1 (9.09%) FTP
7 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
1 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
1 1 (9.09%) Network Design
1 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCDP
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (9.09%) CCVP
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) BMC
3 2 (18.18%) CA
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Polycom
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed