The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 23 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNA 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.14% 1.50% 2.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.89% 10.53% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£488 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £29.38 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+25.78% -14.63%
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Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.65% 14.29% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 20
Average daily rate £450 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £320 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +137.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Chester

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Chester region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in Chester

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CISSP
3 7 (58.33%) ArcSight
3 7 (58.33%) SIEM
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) A+ Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Symantec
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) CEH
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 5 (41.67%) Web Development
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 3 (25.00%) GIS
7 3 (25.00%) Sun
7 3 (25.00%) Local Government
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
8 2 (16.67%) Network Management
8 2 (16.67%) CCIE
8 2 (16.67%) LAN
8 2 (16.67%) Juniper
9 1 (8.33%) OSPF
9 1 (8.33%) BGP
9 1 (8.33%) HTTP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) SIEM
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
5 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) A+ Certification
4 6 (50.00%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) CCIE
6 1 (8.33%) CCSA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) ArcSight
2 6 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Sun
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) NetScout
7 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (8.33%) Opsware