The table below looks at the statistics for CCDE in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDE over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
UK / England
Rank 566 602 572
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Contract jobs citing CCDE 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.012% 0.020% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
8249 9777 9425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 21.02% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 5997 5586
Median daily rate £423 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 452 431
Median hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +93.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

CCDE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CCDE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCDE Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCDE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCDE Daily Rate Trend in England

CCDE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCDE Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCDE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDE within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 1 - -
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for CCDE.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (41.67%) CCNP
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) HSRP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) CCDP
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (16.67%) MPLS
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
6 2 (16.67%) Meru Networks
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) NetScaler

CCDE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) HSRP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
6 1 (8.33%) SNMP
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) CCA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CEH
4 1 (8.33%) CISA
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) Meru Networks
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) FireEye
4 1 (8.33%) Lancope
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec