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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 85 112 84
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Contract jobs citing CCNP 45 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.73% 0.84% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.70% 4.85% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 20
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.75 - £29.80
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 - £29.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 - £29.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £28.55
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +75.16%
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
464 495 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.82% 17.36% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 244 236
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 54
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.25 £29.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.65 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CCNP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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
Essex +14 15 £350 -12.50% 3
Hertfordshire +11 13 £420 +40.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £325 -18.75%
Bedfordshire -3 8 £425 -10.52% 3
Suffolk - 2 £250 -
Norfolk -6 1 £250 -16.66% 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (84.75%) Cisco
3 28 (47.46%) F5
4 25 (42.37%) Firewall
5 20 (33.90%) CheckPoint
5 20 (33.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (32.20%) Juniper
6 19 (32.20%) CCNA
7 18 (30.51%) Network Security
7 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (27.12%) WAN
8 16 (27.12%) Wireless
9 15 (25.42%) VoIP
10 14 (23.73%) LAN
11 13 (22.03%) Finance
12 12 (20.34%) ITIL
12 12 (20.34%) MPLS
13 10 (16.95%) BGP
13 10 (16.95%) CCDP
13 10 (16.95%) CCIE
14 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
14 8 (13.56%) VPN
14 8 (13.56%) Citrix
15 7 (11.86%) OSPF
15 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
15 7 (11.86%) Fortinet
16 6 (10.17%) IP Telephony
16 6 (10.17%) CCSE
16 6 (10.17%) Network Design
16 6 (10.17%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) Firewall
2 20 (33.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (30.51%) Network Security
3 18 (30.51%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (27.12%) Wireless
4 16 (27.12%) WAN
5 15 (25.42%) VoIP
6 14 (23.73%) LAN
7 12 (20.34%) MPLS
8 10 (16.95%) BGP
9 8 (13.56%) VPN
10 7 (11.86%) OSPF
11 6 (10.17%) IP Telephony
12 5 (8.47%) NetScaler
13 4 (6.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (6.78%) Internet
13 4 (6.78%) PABX
13 4 (6.78%) VLAN
13 4 (6.78%) Cisco IPT
13 4 (6.78%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Network Specialist
3 7 (11.86%) Network Architect
3 7 (11.86%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Network Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Designer
5 5 (8.47%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Network Security Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Network Designer
8 2 (3.39%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) NHS
2 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.69%) Social Media
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Network Design
3 3 (5.08%) Change Management
3 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.39%) User Stories
4 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.39%) Security Architecture
4 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.39%) Information Management
4 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.69%) Service Management
5 1 (1.69%) CRM
5 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.69%) Migration
5 1 (1.69%) Scrum
5 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (32.20%) CCNA
3 10 (16.95%) CCDP
3 10 (16.95%) CCIE
4 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.17%) CCSE
6 5 (8.47%) JNCIP
6 5 (8.47%) CCSP
7 4 (6.78%) JNCIE
7 4 (6.78%) HP ASE
7 4 (6.78%) HP MASE
8 3 (5.08%) Degree
8 3 (5.08%) CCSA
9 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.69%) CEH
10 1 (1.69%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.69%) CCIP
10 1 (1.69%) CISSP
10 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) TickIT
1 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.69%) RANCID
2 1 (1.69%) OpenView
2 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) Cisco
2 28 (47.46%) F5
3 20 (33.90%) CheckPoint
4 19 (32.20%) Juniper
5 8 (13.56%) Citrix
6 7 (11.86%) Fortinet
7 6 (10.17%) HP
8 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.47%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.08%) Mitel
10 3 (5.08%) Blue Coat
10 3 (5.08%) Siemens
11 2 (3.39%) Avaya
11 2 (3.39%) EMC
11 2 (3.39%) McAfee
11 2 (3.39%) Infoblox
11 2 (3.39%) VMware
11 2 (3.39%) Aruba
12 1 (1.69%) Tandberg
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
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