The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 570 539 541
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Contract jobs citing CCDA 13 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.037% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £369 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £369 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.50% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9453 8554 9332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 17.58% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5410 4742 4877
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 442 580
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.26 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.97 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 12 £400 - 2
South West - 1 £330 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 3
CCDA
UK

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (85.19%) Cisco
3 20 (74.07%) CCNA
4 16 (59.26%) CCDP
5 15 (55.56%) CCNP
6 13 (48.15%) LAN
6 13 (48.15%) Wireless
7 11 (40.74%) Firewall
7 11 (40.74%) Juniper
8 10 (37.04%) CCIE
9 7 (25.93%) VoIP
10 6 (22.22%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) Network Security
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (18.52%) F5
11 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
11 5 (18.52%) ITIL
11 5 (18.52%) VPN
11 5 (18.52%) HP
12 4 (14.81%) Nokia
12 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
12 4 (14.81%) CCVP
12 4 (14.81%) Wireless Security
12 4 (14.81%) Degree
12 4 (14.81%) Retail
12 4 (14.81%) Network Design
13 3 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
13 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
13 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LAN
1 13 (48.15%) Wireless
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 7 (25.93%) VoIP
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 6 (22.22%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (18.52%) VPN
6 4 (14.81%) Wireless Security
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
8 2 (7.41%) OSPF
8 2 (7.41%) SAN
8 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (7.41%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.70%) VLAN
9 1 (3.70%) HSRP
9 1 (3.70%) Multicast
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Consultant
2 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Security Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) MODAF
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) CCNA
3 16 (59.26%) CCDP
4 15 (55.56%) CCNP
5 10 (37.04%) CCIE
6 4 (14.81%) CCVP
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.70%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.70%) CCSA
8 1 (3.70%) CCIP
8 1 (3.70%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Juniper
3 5 (18.52%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Nokia
5 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Brocade
6 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.70%) BT
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) Nortel
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