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 4 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 32 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 2 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.03% 2.09% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 13.89% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £225 £500 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +50.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £500 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £500 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -33.33%
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
32 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 16.49% 15.06% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 8
Median daily rate £305 £400 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £234 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £19.05 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (33.33%) NHS
5 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) WLAN
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Local Government

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft