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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 590 614 609
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDE 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.086% 0.067% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CCDE
UK

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
9276 10438 10744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.15% 20.65% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5861 6363 6180
Median daily rate £420 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 506 499
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.67 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +52.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

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 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London - 6 £450 -
South East +32 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 - -
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CCIE
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (45.00%) Network Architecture
4 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (40.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 5 (25.00%) CCNP
8 4 (20.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Validation
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) HSRP
9 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
9 3 (15.00%) FortiGate
9 3 (15.00%) Meru Networks
9 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Internet

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 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (20.00%) HSRP
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
8 1 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (5.00%) DNS
8 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (5.00%) FWSM
8 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
8 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Architect
2 11 (55.00%) Network Architect
3 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Network Technical Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Consultant
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
7 1 (5.00%) Network Support
7 1 (5.00%) Security Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCIE
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) CCDP
4 2 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) MBA
5 1 (5.00%) CCA
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
5 1 (5.00%) CEH
5 1 (5.00%) CISA
5 1 (5.00%) CISM
5 1 (5.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.00%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (15.00%) Meru Networks
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) FireEye
5 1 (5.00%) Lancope
5 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec