The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 12 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 9.09% 3.95% 17.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 20.00% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
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£425 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.24 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +30.76%
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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 Colchester region.

Qualifications Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
5 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 11.36% 19.74% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Average daily rate £425 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £9.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the Colchester region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Colchester

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Colchester region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Colchester

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 3 (50.00%) CCVP
3 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) OPNET
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) CCSE
5 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
3 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCVP
2 3 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) OPNET
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
2 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
2 1 (16.67%) Imperva
2 1 (16.67%) F5