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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 75 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing CCNA 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.27% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.83% 2.63% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £256
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.06% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
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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
109 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.08% 10.34% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 42
Average daily rate £364 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £298 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Average hourly rate £12.25 £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.71% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) MCDST
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) CRISC
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) CRISC
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco