The first table below looks at the demand for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 72 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCDP 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.24% - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.05% - 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £255 £385
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -33.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £22.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+718.18% -49.71%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
190 157 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.46% 20.91% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 52 73
Average daily rate £397 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £521 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £53.11 £28.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCDP
North West

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CCDP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) FWSM
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Mitel
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Siemens
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) FWSM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Siemens
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint