The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 200 225 208
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Contract jobs citing CCDP 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.042% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.29% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£413 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
854 1025 882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.98% 14.48% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 702 617
Average daily rate £413 £410 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +1.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 27
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.58 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% -39.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.08%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCDP across the City of London region.

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CCDP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

CCDP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCDP across the City of London region.

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) BGP
6 2 (25.00%) WLAN
6 2 (25.00%) Aruba
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) FlexPod
7 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (12.50%) Meraki
7 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Network Design
7 1 (12.50%) MCITP
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) CCIP
7 1 (12.50%) CCNA
7 1 (12.50%) EMC

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) WLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (12.50%) Network Design
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
1 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) CCIP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) Meru Networks
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint