The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA 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 Dorset 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 Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 32 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNA 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.44% 1.62% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 9.09% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate £303 £300 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +27.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 33 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 14.41% 17.84% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 34
Average daily rate £400 £265 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -26.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £118 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCNA
South West

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (33.33%) UAG
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (33.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint