The first table below looks at the demand for CCDA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDA 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 England 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 Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 575 495 561
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +66
Contract jobs citing CCDA 15 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.019% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £375 £393 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £367 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £419 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-44.13% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10027 7817 9702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.53% 18.14% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5749 4178 5093
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 510 436 528
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £50.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCDA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCDA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCDA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDA across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CCDA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCDA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCDA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCDA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -7 9 £250 -30.55% 2
London -22 4 £550 - 2
Yorkshire -20 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCDA 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 CCDA.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 17 (58.62%) CCDP
4 16 (55.17%) CCNP
5 12 (41.38%) CCNA
6 11 (37.93%) Firewall
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
8 9 (31.03%) HP
8 9 (31.03%) CCIE
8 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
8 9 (31.03%) Finance
8 9 (31.03%) Degree
9 8 (27.59%) Wireless
10 7 (24.14%) Juniper
10 7 (24.14%) C
11 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
11 5 (17.24%) VoIP
11 5 (17.24%) CCVP
11 5 (17.24%) Network Design
11 5 (17.24%) Network Security
11 5 (17.24%) F5
12 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
12 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
12 4 (13.79%) WAN
12 4 (13.79%) ITIL
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
13 3 (10.34%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (10.34%) OSPF
13 3 (10.34%) CCSA

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCDA 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 CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) Wireless
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) Network Security
5 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) OSPF
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.90%) MPLS
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 2 (6.90%) BGP
7 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.90%) VPN
7 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.90%) SNMP
8 1 (3.45%) Multicast
8 1 (3.45%) WLAN
8 1 (3.45%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Principle Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Network Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Author
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Author
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) OCX
1 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Network Design
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Network Management
4 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (58.62%) CCDP
3 16 (55.17%) CCNP
4 12 (41.38%) CCNA
5 9 (31.03%) CCIE
5 9 (31.03%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) CCVP
7 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Check Point Certification
8 3 (10.34%) CCSA
9 2 (6.90%) JNCIE
9 2 (6.90%) CCDE
10 1 (3.45%) CCSP
10 1 (3.45%) CCIP
10 1 (3.45%) VCDX
10 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
10 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
10 1 (3.45%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (3.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 9 (31.03%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) Juniper
4 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) F5
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.34%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.90%) Nortel
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) Nokia
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) BT
8 1 (3.45%) VMware
8 1 (3.45%) Brocade
8 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
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