The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 61 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing CCNA 11 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.14% 0.77% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 3.61% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate
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£450 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £29.38 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.88 £45.00 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.88 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+23.00% -19.54%
CCNA
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 166 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.88% 21.20% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 74 55
Average daily rate £420 £310 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £132 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £510 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 20
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £13.50 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Chester -1 8 £488 -
Macclesfield - 2 £435 -
Crewe - 1 - - 1
CCNA
North West

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (77.78%) CCNP
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 7 (38.89%) DHCP
5 7 (38.89%) CISSP
5 7 (38.89%) ArcSight
5 7 (38.89%) SIEM
6 6 (33.33%) A+ Certification
6 6 (33.33%) Symantec
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) CEH
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) Information Security
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 4 (22.22%) CCIE
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) MS Office
8 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
8 4 (22.22%) Network Management
9 3 (16.67%) NAS
9 3 (16.67%) Opsware
9 3 (16.67%) Local Government
9 3 (16.67%) VLAN
9 3 (16.67%) NetScout
9 3 (16.67%) CMDB
9 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) WAN
7 1 (5.56%) HTTP
7 1 (5.56%) BGP
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Network Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (5.56%) FlexPod Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) GIS
1 3 (16.67%) CMDB
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) SIEM
2 5 (27.78%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Web Development
3 4 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 4 (22.22%) Network Management
4 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (77.78%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) CISSP
4 6 (33.33%) CEH
4 6 (33.33%) A+ Certification
5 4 (22.22%) CCIE
6 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (11.11%) NCIE
7 1 (5.56%) VCAP
7 1 (5.56%) CCSA
7 1 (5.56%) Degree
7 1 (5.56%) NCDA
7 1 (5.56%) HNC
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP NNM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) ArcSight
3 6 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Sun
5 3 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) NetScout
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Opsware
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (5.56%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Citrix