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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 184 195 190
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.020% 0.070% 0.070%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £288 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £338 £255
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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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
951 1002 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.23% 17.59% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 655 611
Average daily rate £423 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 39
Average hourly rate £19.10 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.18% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £17.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £40.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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
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 6 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCIP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint