The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 83 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing CCNA 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 1.80% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.75% -0.22%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
174 111 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.35% 9.44% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 56 48
Average daily rate £375 £364 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.02% -9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -61.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco
4 10 (62.50%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) Firewall
5 7 (43.75%) LAN
5 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 6 (37.50%) WAN
6 6 (37.50%) CCIE
7 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (25.00%) Network Design
8 4 (25.00%) VLAN
8 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
9 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
9 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (18.75%) OSPF
9 3 (18.75%) BGP
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) LAN
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (18.75%) OSPF
4 3 (18.75%) BGP
4 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) ATM
5 2 (12.50%) ISDN
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) PPP
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Network Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) Network Design
2 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCIE
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCSA
6 1 (6.25%) PMP
6 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 2 (12.50%) F5