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 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 536 532 487
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -45
Contract jobs citing CCDP 46 40 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.43% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +43.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £438 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £329 £255
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +28.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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
9435 9299 8108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.52% 19.08% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5573 5437 4378
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 428 465
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 June 2015.

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 June 2015. 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
South East -23 14 £375 +33.92% 8
Yorkshire -11 9 £350 - 3
London -18 7 £385 -3.75% 3
West Midlands +3 6 £313 -21.87% 1
East Midlands - 4 £383 - 1
East of England -4 1 £375 +39.53% 1
North West -20 1 £475 -
South West - 1 - - 1
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CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (94.44%) Cisco
3 93 (86.11%) CCNP
4 53 (49.07%) WAN
5 52 (48.15%) LAN
6 47 (43.52%) Cisco ASA
7 44 (40.74%) Firewall
7 44 (40.74%) Juniper
8 43 (39.81%) Data Centre
9 37 (34.26%) CCIE
9 37 (34.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 36 (33.33%) F5
11 35 (32.41%) CCNA
12 34 (31.48%) Network Design
13 33 (30.56%) MPLS
14 32 (29.63%) Security Cleared
15 29 (26.85%) VPN
16 28 (25.93%) BGP
17 23 (21.30%) CheckPoint
18 22 (20.37%) OSPF
19 21 (19.44%) Telecoms
19 21 (19.44%) Network Security
20 20 (18.52%) Wireless
21 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
22 18 (16.67%) Load Balancing
22 18 (16.67%) EIGRP
22 18 (16.67%) CCDA
23 16 (14.81%) WLAN
23 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
23 16 (14.81%) Network Management

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Office
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 53 (49.07%) WAN
2 52 (48.15%) LAN
3 47 (43.52%) Cisco ASA
4 44 (40.74%) Firewall
5 37 (34.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 33 (30.56%) MPLS
7 29 (26.85%) VPN
8 28 (25.93%) BGP
9 22 (20.37%) OSPF
10 21 (19.44%) Network Security
11 20 (18.52%) Wireless
12 18 (16.67%) EIGRP
13 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
13 16 (14.81%) WLAN
14 14 (12.96%) VoIP
15 13 (12.04%) VLAN
16 12 (11.11%) ATM
17 11 (10.19%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (10.19%) HSRP
18 9 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.33%) Finance
3 8 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) German Language
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.52%) Architect
3 18 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 18 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 13 (12.04%) Consultant
5 12 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) Network Consultant
6 10 (9.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Network Specialist
8 7 (6.48%) Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Network Designer
9 6 (5.56%) Designer
10 5 (4.63%) IP Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Network Architect
11 4 (3.70%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Security Consultant
11 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (3.70%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.63%) PKI
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.85%) Handset
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
2 6 (5.56%) Windows
3 4 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) OpenWrt
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Network Design
2 18 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 16 (14.81%) Network Management
4 15 (13.89%) ITIL
5 12 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 8 (7.41%) Validation
6 8 (7.41%) Migration
6 8 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
8 5 (4.63%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (4.63%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (3.70%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.70%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.70%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (2.78%) Capacity Management
10 3 (2.78%) Product Management
10 3 (2.78%) Project Planning
10 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) Lisp
2 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 108 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (86.11%) CCNP
3 37 (34.26%) CCIE
4 35 (32.41%) CCNA
5 32 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
7 18 (16.67%) CCDA
8 12 (11.11%) CCIP
9 10 (9.26%) CCSP
10 8 (7.41%) CCVP
11 7 (6.48%) CCSE
11 7 (6.48%) DV Cleared
12 6 (5.56%) CISSP
13 5 (4.63%) JNCIS
13 5 (4.63%) JNCIP
13 5 (4.63%) JNCIE
13 5 (4.63%) Degree
13 5 (4.63%) Check Point Certification
14 4 (3.70%) HP ASE
14 4 (3.70%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) SLA
2 6 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Firmware
2 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) OPNET
2 5 (4.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 102 (94.44%) Cisco
2 44 (40.74%) Juniper
3 36 (33.33%) F5
4 23 (21.30%) CheckPoint
5 14 (12.96%) HP
5 14 (12.96%) VMware
6 10 (9.26%) Blue Coat
7 9 (8.33%) TippingPoint
7 9 (8.33%) BMC
8 8 (7.41%) Citrix
9 7 (6.48%) Nokia
9 7 (6.48%) Fortinet
10 6 (5.56%) Riverbed
11 5 (4.63%) Redback
11 5 (4.63%) Radware
11 5 (4.63%) Motorola
11 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.70%) Nortel
12 4 (3.70%) Aruba
13 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
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