The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 517 483 514
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +31
Contract jobs citing CCDP 57 61 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -24.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £220 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £283 £392
% change year-on-year
+19.46% -27.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9219 8298 9066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.68% 17.81% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5254 4509 4772
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 457 562
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CCDP
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +26 25 £400 - 6
South East -13 11 £253 -39.70% 2
East of England -20 9 £300 +17.64% 1
Yorkshire +12 7 £350 - 4
West Midlands -20 3 £354 -2.41% 1
North West -7 1 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £463 -
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
CCDP
UK

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 106 (91.38%) Cisco
3 84 (72.41%) CCNP
4 52 (44.83%) CCIE
5 51 (43.97%) Firewall
6 49 (42.24%) LAN
7 48 (41.38%) Juniper
8 46 (39.66%) WAN
9 38 (32.76%) OSPF
9 38 (32.76%) BGP
10 36 (31.03%) Network Design
11 34 (29.31%) MPLS
11 34 (29.31%) CheckPoint
12 32 (27.59%) Network Security
13 30 (25.86%) Cisco ASA
13 30 (25.86%) F5
14 28 (24.14%) Finance
15 27 (23.28%) VoIP
16 24 (20.69%) Network Management
16 24 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (19.83%) CCNA
17 23 (19.83%) HP
17 23 (19.83%) Wireless
18 21 (18.10%) VPN
19 20 (17.24%) Check Point Certification
20 17 (14.66%) IPsec
20 17 (14.66%) CCDA
20 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
20 17 (14.66%) Cisco PIX
21 16 (13.79%) SNMP

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (6.03%) Apache
2 1 (0.86%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.72%) MS Office
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 51 (43.97%) Firewall
2 49 (42.24%) LAN
3 46 (39.66%) WAN
4 38 (32.76%) OSPF
4 38 (32.76%) BGP
5 34 (29.31%) MPLS
6 32 (27.59%) Network Security
7 30 (25.86%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (23.28%) VoIP
9 24 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 23 (19.83%) Wireless
11 21 (18.10%) VPN
12 17 (14.66%) IPsec
12 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
12 17 (14.66%) Cisco PIX
13 16 (13.79%) SNMP
14 15 (12.93%) DNS
15 13 (11.21%) FWSM
16 11 (9.48%) EIGRP
17 10 (8.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.86%) MySQL
General
1 28 (24.14%) Finance
2 16 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.48%) Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) German Language
6 3 (2.59%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 28 (24.14%) Architect
3 22 (18.97%) Consultant
4 20 (17.24%) Network Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Security Engineer
6 10 (8.62%) Design Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) IP Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Network Consultant
9 7 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.03%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Voice Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Voice Network Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Network Manager
11 5 (4.31%) Sales Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Security Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Data Network Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) Network Security Manager
12 4 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (0.86%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.59%) FlexPod
2 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
2 1 (0.86%) SecurID
2 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Windows
2 4 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) UNIX
3 3 (2.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.03%) Network Design
2 24 (20.69%) Network Management
3 13 (11.21%) Load Balancing
4 12 (10.34%) ITIL
5 11 (9.48%) Change Management
5 11 (9.48%) Network Architecture
6 10 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (6.90%) Change Control
7 8 (6.90%) Migration
8 6 (5.17%) Project Management
9 5 (4.31%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.45%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.45%) Low Latency
10 4 (3.45%) Demand Forecasting
11 3 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.59%) TOGAF
12 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Architecture
12 2 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (1.72%) Time Management
12 2 (1.72%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.03%) C
2 2 (1.72%) Lisp
3 1 (0.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (72.41%) CCNP
3 52 (44.83%) CCIE
4 23 (19.83%) CCNA
5 20 (17.24%) Check Point Certification
6 17 (14.66%) CCDA
7 15 (12.93%) CCSP
7 15 (12.93%) CISSP
8 13 (11.21%) Security Cleared
9 12 (10.34%) CCIP
10 11 (9.48%) Degree
11 9 (7.76%) JNCIP
12 8 (6.90%) CCSA
13 7 (6.03%) JNCIE
14 5 (4.31%) CCVP
14 5 (4.31%) RHCE
14 5 (4.31%) JNCIS
15 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
15 4 (3.45%) CCSE
15 4 (3.45%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.93%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.59%) QA
4 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.72%) OPNET
4 1 (0.86%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 106 (91.38%) Cisco
2 48 (41.38%) Juniper
3 34 (29.31%) CheckPoint
4 30 (25.86%) F5
5 23 (19.83%) HP
6 10 (8.62%) Redback
7 9 (7.76%) Nokia
8 8 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 7 (6.03%) BMC
9 7 (6.03%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.03%) TippingPoint
10 6 (5.17%) Siemens
10 6 (5.17%) Remedy
10 6 (5.17%) Radware
11 4 (3.45%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.45%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.59%) EMC
12 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.59%) Apple
12 3 (2.59%) IBM
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