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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 140 189 204
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +15
Contract jobs citing CCDP 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.097% 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £440 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +30.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
CCDP
London

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
465 791 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.08% 15.59% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 593 684
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £269 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 13 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (33.33%) VPLS
3 2 (33.33%) XMPP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) VPLS
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) H.323
3 1 (16.67%) MGCP
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Compliance Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) CCVP
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) VMware