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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 515 515 480
Rank change year-on-year
0 -35
Contract jobs citing CCDP 64 68 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +37.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £338 £255
% change year-on-year
+14.81% +32.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £180.00 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +505.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +718.18%
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
9821 10026 7861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.36% 19.57% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5650 5755 4209
Average daily rate £395 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 452 508 441
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.90 £50.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 -8 15 £413 +13.01% 3
South East -9 15 £406 +53.30% 10
Yorkshire - 10 £350 - 4
East of England +14 9 £475 - 2
West Midlands -9 5 £300 -14.28% 4
North West -21 5 £313 -
East Midlands - 3 £425 - 1
South West - 1 £425 - 3
North East - - - -
CCDP
UK

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (94.83%) Cisco
3 94 (81.03%) CCNP
4 53 (45.69%) WAN
5 51 (43.97%) Firewall
5 51 (43.97%) LAN
5 51 (43.97%) CCNA
6 50 (43.10%) Cisco ASA
7 47 (40.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 44 (37.93%) BGP
9 42 (36.21%) Juniper
9 42 (36.21%) CCIE
10 39 (33.62%) Network Design
11 37 (31.90%) MPLS
12 36 (31.03%) F5
13 34 (29.31%) OSPF
13 34 (29.31%) VPN
14 29 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 29 (25.00%) Network Security
15 26 (22.41%) Load Balancing
16 24 (20.69%) EIGRP
17 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
18 20 (17.24%) WLAN
18 20 (17.24%) CheckPoint
19 19 (16.38%) ITIL
19 19 (16.38%) Network Management
20 18 (15.52%) SC Cleared
20 18 (15.52%) Wireless
21 17 (14.66%) VMware
21 17 (14.66%) CCIP

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (45.69%) WAN
2 51 (43.97%) LAN
2 51 (43.97%) Firewall
3 50 (43.10%) Cisco ASA
4 47 (40.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 44 (37.93%) BGP
6 37 (31.90%) MPLS
7 34 (29.31%) OSPF
7 34 (29.31%) VPN
8 29 (25.00%) Network Security
9 24 (20.69%) EIGRP
10 20 (17.24%) WLAN
11 18 (15.52%) Wireless
12 16 (13.79%) VoIP
13 15 (12.93%) TCP/IP
14 14 (12.07%) IPsec
15 13 (11.21%) Ethernet
16 12 (10.34%) SSL
16 12 (10.34%) Internet
16 12 (10.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (19.83%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.76%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Retail
3 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 53 (45.69%) Network Engineer
2 27 (23.28%) Architect
3 21 (18.10%) Design Engineer
4 18 (15.52%) Consultant
4 18 (15.52%) Network Architect
5 15 (12.93%) Network Consultant
6 14 (12.07%) Network Design Engineer
7 9 (7.76%) Network Designer
7 9 (7.76%) Designer
8 8 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Network Architect
10 6 (5.17%) Network Specialist
10 6 (5.17%) Senior Architect
11 5 (4.31%) IP Engineer
11 5 (4.31%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
12 4 (3.45%) Security Consultant
12 4 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) .NET
1 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.03%) PKI
2 5 (4.31%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.59%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Linux
2 8 (6.90%) Windows
3 5 (4.31%) UNIX
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) Network Design
2 26 (22.41%) Load Balancing
3 19 (16.38%) Network Management
3 19 (16.38%) ITIL
4 12 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 11 (9.48%) Migration
5 11 (9.48%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (8.62%) Validation
7 9 (7.76%) Protective Monitoring
8 7 (6.03%) Project Management
8 7 (6.03%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.17%) TOGAF
10 5 (4.31%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.31%) Network Architecture
10 5 (4.31%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (4.31%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.45%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (3.45%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.48%) Lisp
2 2 (1.72%) SQL
3 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (81.03%) CCNP
3 51 (43.97%) CCNA
4 42 (36.21%) CCIE
5 29 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (15.52%) SC Cleared
7 17 (14.66%) CCDA
7 17 (14.66%) CCIP
8 10 (8.62%) CCSP
9 9 (7.76%) CCSE
9 9 (7.76%) JNCIS
10 8 (6.90%) DV Cleared
10 8 (6.90%) CISSP
10 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (6.90%) MCSE
11 6 (5.17%) CCVP
12 5 (4.31%) Degree
12 5 (4.31%) JNCIP
12 5 (4.31%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (4.31%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Firmware
2 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.72%) UAG
4 2 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) OPNET
2 6 (5.17%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (4.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 110 (94.83%) Cisco
2 42 (36.21%) Juniper
3 36 (31.03%) F5
4 20 (17.24%) CheckPoint
5 17 (14.66%) HP
5 17 (14.66%) VMware
6 12 (10.34%) Blue Coat
6 12 (10.34%) TippingPoint
6 12 (10.34%) BMC
7 7 (6.03%) Nokia
8 6 (5.17%) Riverbed
8 6 (5.17%) Microsoft
8 6 (5.17%) Citrix
9 5 (4.31%) Motorola
9 5 (4.31%) Radware
9 5 (4.31%) Tandberg
9 5 (4.31%) Fortinet
9 5 (4.31%) Redback
10 4 (3.45%) Aruba
10 4 (3.45%) Mercator
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