The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 19 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.79% - 1.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.71% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £343 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +10.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.41%
CCNP
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
14 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.61% 16.67% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 15
Average daily rate - £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £75.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -21.39%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

CCNP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) CCSA
2 6 (85.71%) Local Government
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
General
1 6 (85.71%) Local Government
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCSA
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint