The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 115 114 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -38
Contract jobs citing CCNP 13 14 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% 0.61% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 3.19% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 29
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£325 £406 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £277 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £55.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +40.12%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
392 439 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.32% 19.25% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 200 261
Average daily rate £380 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £159 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 64
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.55 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £39.70 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
Suffolk - 4 £230 -
Essex +8 3 £400 +3.22% 2
Hertfordshire 0 3 £325 -25.71% 4
Bedfordshire -7 3 £235 -44.70% 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (75.00%) Cisco
3 14 (38.89%) Firewall
3 14 (38.89%) CCNA
4 12 (33.33%) LAN
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 11 (30.56%) CCIE
6 10 (27.78%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
8 7 (19.44%) MS Visio
8 7 (19.44%) VPN
8 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (16.67%) Network Security
9 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 6 (16.67%) VoIP
9 6 (16.67%) Wireless
9 6 (16.67%) MPLS
10 5 (13.89%) BGP
10 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) VLAN
10 5 (13.89%) Coaching
11 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (11.11%) F5
11 4 (11.11%) CCSA
11 4 (11.11%) Network Design
11 4 (11.11%) CCIP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (38.89%) Firewall
2 12 (33.33%) LAN
2 12 (33.33%) WAN
3 7 (19.44%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (16.67%) Network Security
4 6 (16.67%) VoIP
4 6 (16.67%) Wireless
4 6 (16.67%) MPLS
5 5 (13.89%) BGP
5 5 (13.89%) VLAN
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) Internet
7 3 (8.33%) Extranet
7 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (8.33%) IPv6
7 3 (8.33%) DNS
7 3 (8.33%) Multicast
8 2 (5.56%) Junos
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Lead Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Designer
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Network Designer
4 3 (8.33%) Network Planner
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Junior
6 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Lead Designer
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) NHS
1 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
1 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.78%) Social Media
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Coaching
3 4 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) User Stories
5 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Information Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) DNA
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (38.89%) CCNA
3 11 (30.56%) CCIE
4 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) CCSA
6 4 (11.11%) CCIP
7 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) CCSE
7 2 (5.56%) JNCIA
7 2 (5.56%) CCDP
8 1 (2.78%) CISSP
8 1 (2.78%) PMP
8 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.78%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) F5
6 3 (8.33%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (5.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.78%) Mitel
8 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.78%) Tandberg
8 1 (2.78%) Riverbed