The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 78 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs citing CCNA 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 4.05% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £488 £188 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -42.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
126 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.81% 9.83% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 41 47
Average daily rate £303 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £156 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCNA
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

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 26 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (33.33%) Polycom
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) CRISC

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (33.33%) CRISC
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom