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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Expert (CCDE)
Rank 612 616 615
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing CCDE 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.013% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.067% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £488 £750 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +7.14%
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
10114 10410 10475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.42% 19.77% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6274 6344 5824
Median daily rate £410 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 351 486 437
Median hourly rate £27.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.71 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDE across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

CCDE Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 +22 9 £488 -35.00% 1
East of England - 2 - -
CCDE
UK

CCDE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) CCIE
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
4 12 (54.55%) WAN
5 10 (45.45%) LAN
6 9 (40.91%) Finance
6 9 (40.91%) Network Architecture
7 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 3 (13.64%) Network Security
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
10 3 (13.64%) MPLS
10 3 (13.64%) Windows
10 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
11 2 (9.09%) Meru Networks
11 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
11 2 (9.09%) FWSM
11 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
11 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
11 2 (9.09%) F5
11 2 (9.09%) HSRP
11 2 (9.09%) FortiGate

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 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (63.64%) Firewall
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
4 10 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) Internet
6 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (9.09%) FWSM
7 2 (9.09%) HSRP
7 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) Wireless
8 1 (4.55%) BGP
8 1 (4.55%) DNS
8 1 (4.55%) OSPF
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) Informix
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Architect
2 12 (54.55%) Network Architect
3 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Architect
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Network Consultant
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Architect
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Architect
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Architect
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Support
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Network Systems Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) IBM XIV
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Network Architecture
2 2 (9.09%) Business Development
2 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
2 2 (9.09%) Network Design
2 2 (9.09%) Service Management
2 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCIE
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) MBA
4 2 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) CCA
5 1 (4.55%) CCDP
5 1 (4.55%) CCSP
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Cacti
2 1 (4.55%) Graphite
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Opsview
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Salt
2 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) F5
4 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Meru Networks
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) FireEye
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec