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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 88 82 97
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 9 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.56% 1.25% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 7.59% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 3
Average daily rate £325 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £451 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £112.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -73.33%
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
271 290 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.95% 16.54% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 161 114
Average daily rate £363 £390 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £244 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 19
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.25 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.29 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £20.80 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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
Derbyshire - 5 £344 -
Leicestershire - 2 £275 - 1
Nottinghamshire -15 1 £400 - 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 19 (79.17%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
6 9 (37.50%) CCNA
6 9 (37.50%) LAN
7 8 (33.33%) WAN
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 7 (29.17%) Juniper
8 7 (29.17%) Wireless
9 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (20.83%) F5
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
10 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) Citrix
11 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
11 4 (16.67%) CCSE
11 4 (16.67%) Coaching
12 3 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
12 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
12 3 (12.50%) VLAN
12 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
12 3 (12.50%) Network Management
12 3 (12.50%) CCSA
12 3 (12.50%) TACACS
12 3 (12.50%) Nokia

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (37.50%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 7 (29.17%) Wireless
6 5 (20.83%) Network Security
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 3 (12.50%) OSPF
7 3 (12.50%) TACACS
7 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.50%) VLAN
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.33%) IPsec
8 2 (8.33%) ISDN
8 2 (8.33%) MGCP
8 2 (8.33%) SCCP
8 2 (8.33%) SSL
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Handset
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) CCSE
4 3 (12.50%) CCSA
5 2 (8.33%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CCDP
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Firmware
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 5 (20.83%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Nokia
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) Aruba
8 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Meraki