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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 89 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNA 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 0.075% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.58% 0.68% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £18.13 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+106.83% -12.62%
CCNA
Scotland

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
153 146 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.81% 10.97% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 71 50
Average daily rate £350 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £28.75 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.95% +80.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Cisco
3 16 (72.73%) CCNP
4 15 (68.18%) Firewall
5 14 (63.64%) Finance
6 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (50.00%) CCIE
8 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
9 8 (36.36%) LAN
9 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
10 7 (31.82%) WAN
11 6 (27.27%) OSPF
11 6 (27.27%) CCSA
11 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
11 6 (27.27%) Network Security
11 6 (27.27%) FortiGate
12 4 (18.18%) BGP
12 4 (18.18%) Service Management
12 4 (18.18%) PPP
12 4 (18.18%) ATM
12 4 (18.18%) ISDN
12 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
12 4 (18.18%) VLAN
12 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
13 3 (13.64%) HSRP
13 3 (13.64%) X.25
13 3 (13.64%) Project Management
14 2 (9.09%) PMP

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security
5 6 (27.27%) OSPF
6 4 (18.18%) ATM
6 4 (18.18%) BGP
6 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 4 (18.18%) ISDN
6 4 (18.18%) PPP
6 4 (18.18%) VLAN
7 3 (13.64%) HSRP
7 3 (13.64%) X.25
8 2 (9.09%) NAS
8 2 (9.09%) SAN
8 2 (9.09%) VPN
9 1 (4.55%) SNMP
9 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Check Point Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Network Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Switch Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Data Network Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Network Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
7 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Debian
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) CCNP
3 11 (50.00%) CCIE
4 6 (27.27%) CCSA
5 2 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 2 (9.09%) PMP
6 1 (4.55%) CCDP
6 1 (4.55%) CCVP
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) MCITP
6 1 (4.55%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
1 1 (4.55%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Verint