The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 207 192 219
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Contract jobs citing CCDP 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.080% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £288 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £255 £385
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -33.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £22.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+718.18% -49.71%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1176 993 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.22% 15.93% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 641 650
Average daily rate £412 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £239 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 37
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.87% +143.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCDP
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Siemens
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCIP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Avaya
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia