The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 68 91 65
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Contract jobs citing CCNP 10 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.27% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 1.47% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£313 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.04% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £220 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £30.75 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £55.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +42.85%
CCNP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
224 272 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.17% 18.04% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 143 102
Average daily rate £350 £349 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £220 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 38
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 8 £313 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
Leicestershire - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (96.97%) Cisco
3 24 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 24 (72.73%) Firewall
4 23 (69.70%) CCNA
5 21 (63.64%) Blue Coat
6 18 (54.55%) Wireless
6 18 (54.55%) CCIE
7 16 (48.48%) SAN
7 16 (48.48%) ITIL
7 16 (48.48%) VMware
8 15 (45.45%) ProxySG
8 15 (45.45%) Nortel
8 15 (45.45%) Nortel Contivity
8 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
8 15 (45.45%) NAS
8 15 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (42.42%) Change Control
9 14 (42.42%) HP
10 9 (27.27%) WAN
10 9 (27.27%) LAN
10 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (27.27%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) VPN
12 7 (21.21%) Network Management
13 6 (18.18%) F5
14 5 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (15.15%) WAP
14 5 (15.15%) Finance

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 18 (54.55%) Wireless
3 16 (48.48%) SAN
4 15 (45.45%) Nortel Contivity
4 15 (45.45%) NAS
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (27.27%) WAN
5 9 (27.27%) LAN
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (24.24%) VPN
7 5 (15.15%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (6.06%) MD110
8 2 (6.06%) MPLS
8 2 (6.06%) OSPF
8 2 (6.06%) SCCP
8 2 (6.06%) DNS
8 2 (6.06%) PBX
8 2 (6.06%) PSTN
8 2 (6.06%) Network Security
8 2 (6.06%) PABX
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Network Support
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Voice Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) WAP
2 1 (3.03%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 14 (42.42%) Change Control
4 7 (21.21%) Network Management
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (69.70%) CCNA
3 18 (54.55%) CCIE
4 9 (27.27%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCVP
5 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CCDP
5 1 (3.03%) CCSE
5 1 (3.03%) JNCIA
System Software
1 15 (45.45%) ProxySG
1 15 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Cisco
2 24 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 21 (63.64%) Blue Coat
4 16 (48.48%) VMware
5 15 (45.45%) Nortel
6 14 (42.42%) HP
7 6 (18.18%) F5
8 2 (6.06%) Juniper
8 2 (6.06%) NetApp
8 2 (6.06%) Aastra
9 1 (3.03%) Aruba
9 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.03%) Nokia
9 1 (3.03%) Citrix
9 1 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft