The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 60 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNA 6 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 2.48% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.53% 12.03% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate
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- £275 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £289 £254
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-15.66% +3.43%
Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
170 158 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.17% 20.60% 16.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 66
Average daily rate £310 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £432 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 10
Average hourly rate £16.84 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.88% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.84 £16.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £43.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCNA
North West

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
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 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 2 - - 3
Northwich - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
CCNA
North West

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco
3 9 (81.82%) LAN
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) WLAN
7 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Information Security
7 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
7 3 (27.27%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) CCSA
8 2 (18.18%) Local Government
8 2 (18.18%) VLAN
8 2 (18.18%) ADSL
8 2 (18.18%) ISDN
8 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
8 2 (18.18%) SNMP
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) VPN

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) WLAN
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) SNMP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) PSTN
6 2 (18.18%) ADSL
6 2 (18.18%) ISDN
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Network Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Project Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
3 2 (18.18%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) GSEC
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) GPEN
4 1 (9.09%) OSCP
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) RHCE
4 1 (9.09%) CISA
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
2 3 (27.27%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) ProCurve
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee
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