The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 496 501 524
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Contract jobs citing CCDP 82 68 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.82% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 13
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£400 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £261 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £330 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £31.25
CCDP
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
10011 8323 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.16% 17.26% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4713 4945
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 391 564
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in England

CCDP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDP across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CCDP Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCDP
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 CCDP within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 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 +31 37 £475 +22.58% 13
South East -3 13 £255 -40.00% 12
East of England -17 11 £350 +37.25% 2
Yorkshire +7 9 £378 -3.82% 3
North West 0 6 £425 +70.00% 2
West Midlands -23 4 £330 -8.96% 5
East Midlands +3 1 £463 -
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
CCDP
UK

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 118 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (92.37%) Cisco
3 89 (75.42%) CCNP
4 60 (50.85%) WAN
5 59 (50.00%) LAN
6 52 (44.07%) Firewall
7 46 (38.98%) CCIE
8 38 (32.20%) BGP
8 38 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
9 37 (31.36%) Juniper
10 34 (28.81%) CheckPoint
10 34 (28.81%) OSPF
10 34 (28.81%) Network Design
11 31 (26.27%) MPLS
12 29 (24.58%) CCNA
12 29 (24.58%) F5
13 27 (22.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (22.88%) VoIP
14 25 (21.19%) Network Management
15 24 (20.34%) VPN
16 23 (19.49%) Network Security
17 21 (17.80%) Check Point Certification
17 21 (17.80%) HP
18 19 (16.10%) CCDA
18 19 (16.10%) Load Balancing
19 18 (15.25%) Cisco PIX
19 18 (15.25%) Wireless
20 17 (14.41%) IPsec
20 17 (14.41%) CCSP
21 16 (13.56%) SNMP

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.93%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (5.93%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
2 3 (2.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 60 (50.85%) WAN
2 59 (50.00%) LAN
3 52 (44.07%) Firewall
4 38 (32.20%) BGP
4 38 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (28.81%) OSPF
6 31 (26.27%) MPLS
7 27 (22.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 27 (22.88%) VoIP
8 24 (20.34%) VPN
9 23 (19.49%) Network Security
10 18 (15.25%) Cisco PIX
10 18 (15.25%) Wireless
11 17 (14.41%) IPsec
12 16 (13.56%) SNMP
13 15 (12.71%) TCP/IP
13 15 (12.71%) WLAN
14 14 (11.86%) FWSM
15 11 (9.32%) EIGRP
16 9 (7.63%) Wireshark
General
1 13 (11.02%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.32%) Finance
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 7 (5.93%) Banking
5 3 (2.54%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.69%) Publishing
6 2 (1.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (27.12%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.49%) Architect
3 22 (18.64%) Consultant
4 15 (12.71%) Design Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Network Architect
6 12 (10.17%) Network Manager
7 11 (9.32%) Security Engineer
8 10 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (8.47%) IP Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (7.63%) Network Consultant
10 8 (6.78%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (5.93%) Network Administrator
11 7 (5.93%) Administrator
11 7 (5.93%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (5.93%) Sales Consultant
12 6 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (5.08%) Senior Network Architect
12 6 (5.08%) Senior Architect
13 5 (4.24%) Network Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) CSS
2 1 (0.85%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.39%) FlexPod
2 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.85%) Life Science
3 1 (0.85%) SecurID
3 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.39%) Windows
1 4 (3.39%) Android
2 2 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.81%) Network Design
2 25 (21.19%) Network Management
3 19 (16.10%) Load Balancing
4 14 (11.86%) ITIL
5 10 (8.47%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (7.63%) Change Control
6 9 (7.63%) Mentoring
7 8 (6.78%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.78%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.93%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (5.08%) Project Management
9 6 (5.08%) Migration
10 4 (3.39%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.39%) Demand Forecasting
10 4 (3.39%) Low Latency
11 3 (2.54%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.54%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.54%) People Management
11 3 (2.54%) MODAF
11 3 (2.54%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.54%) C
1 3 (2.54%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (75.42%) CCNP
3 46 (38.98%) CCIE
4 29 (24.58%) CCNA
5 21 (17.80%) Check Point Certification
6 19 (16.10%) CCDA
7 17 (14.41%) CCSP
8 15 (12.71%) CISSP
9 12 (10.17%) CCVP
9 12 (10.17%) CCIP
10 10 (8.47%) Security Cleared
11 9 (7.63%) CCSA
12 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
13 6 (5.08%) Degree
14 5 (4.24%) ACSP
14 5 (4.24%) ACSA
14 5 (4.24%) JNCIP
14 5 (4.24%) MCDST
14 5 (4.24%) MCTS
14 5 (4.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.56%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.24%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (7.63%) FortiGate
3 7 (5.93%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (2.54%) OPNET
Vendors
1 109 (92.37%) Cisco
2 37 (31.36%) Juniper
3 34 (28.81%) CheckPoint
4 29 (24.58%) F5
5 21 (17.80%) HP
6 11 (9.32%) Nokia
6 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
7 10 (8.47%) SolarWinds
8 9 (7.63%) EMC
9 8 (6.78%) BMC
9 8 (6.78%) Riverbed
9 8 (6.78%) TippingPoint
10 7 (5.93%) Blue Coat
10 7 (5.93%) Redback
10 7 (5.93%) Websense
10 7 (5.93%) Radware
11 5 (4.24%) Aruba
11 5 (4.24%) IBM
11 5 (4.24%) Apple
11 5 (4.24%) Avaya
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