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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 542 516 482
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -34
Contract jobs citing CCDP 43 60 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.65% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 28
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £283
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +19.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
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
9845 9208 8305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.08% 18.62% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5950 5237 4514
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 400 457
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
South East -11 21 £365 +44.55% 10
West Midlands +7 5 £350 -1.06%
London -35 5 £386 -3.43% 7
East Midlands -4 4 £383 -17.29%
Yorkshire -24 3 £388 +10.71% 1
North West -16 2 £438 - 2
South West - 1 - -
CCDP
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CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
2 100 (92.59%) Cisco
3 95 (87.96%) CCNP
4 56 (51.85%) WAN
5 50 (46.30%) LAN
6 48 (44.44%) Juniper
7 46 (42.59%) Firewall
7 46 (42.59%) Data Centre
8 43 (39.81%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (37.96%) F5
9 41 (37.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 41 (37.96%) CCNA
10 37 (34.26%) CCIE
11 35 (32.41%) Network Design
12 34 (31.48%) VPN
13 32 (29.63%) MPLS
14 31 (28.70%) Network Security
15 28 (25.93%) Security Cleared
15 28 (25.93%) CheckPoint
16 25 (23.15%) BGP
17 24 (22.22%) Telecoms
18 23 (21.30%) Load Balancing
19 21 (19.44%) Wireless
20 19 (17.59%) OSPF
20 19 (17.59%) ITIL
21 18 (16.67%) CCDA
22 17 (15.74%) EIGRP
23 16 (14.81%) CCSP
23 16 (14.81%) SSL
23 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
2 2 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 56 (51.85%) WAN
2 50 (46.30%) LAN
3 46 (42.59%) Firewall
4 43 (39.81%) Cisco ASA
5 41 (37.96%) Cisco Nexus
6 34 (31.48%) VPN
7 32 (29.63%) MPLS
8 31 (28.70%) Network Security
9 25 (23.15%) BGP
10 21 (19.44%) Wireless
11 19 (17.59%) OSPF
12 17 (15.74%) EIGRP
13 16 (14.81%) SSL
13 16 (14.81%) TCP/IP
14 14 (12.96%) WLAN
15 13 (12.04%) VoIP
15 13 (12.04%) ATM
15 13 (12.04%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (10.19%) VLAN
16 11 (10.19%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.26%) Finance
3 7 (6.48%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (49.07%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Architect
3 16 (14.81%) Network Architect
4 15 (13.89%) Design Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) Consultant
6 12 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
7 11 (10.19%) Network Design Engineer
8 10 (9.26%) Network Consultant
9 8 (7.41%) Analyst
10 7 (6.48%) Network Specialist
10 7 (6.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Network Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) Security Engineer
12 5 (4.63%) Network Designer
12 5 (4.63%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Network Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) Designer
13 4 (3.70%) Senior Network Analyst
13 4 (3.70%) Security Consultant
13 4 (3.70%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (42.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.56%) PKI
3 2 (1.85%) Handset
4 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.93%) SCADA
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) 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 35 (32.41%) Network Design
2 23 (21.30%) Load Balancing
3 19 (17.59%) ITIL
4 13 (12.04%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.19%) Network Management
6 9 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (7.41%) Validation
8 7 (6.48%) Migration
8 7 (6.48%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (4.63%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (4.63%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.70%) Network Architecture
10 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.70%) TOGAF
10 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.78%) Change Management
11 3 (2.78%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.48%) Lisp
2 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 108 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (87.96%) CCNP
3 41 (37.96%) CCNA
4 37 (34.26%) CCIE
5 28 (25.93%) Security Cleared
6 18 (16.67%) CCDA
7 16 (14.81%) CCSP
8 15 (13.89%) SC Cleared
8 15 (13.89%) CCSE
9 11 (10.19%) CCSA
9 11 (10.19%) CISSP
10 10 (9.26%) CCIP
11 7 (6.48%) DV Cleared
12 5 (4.63%) Degree
12 5 (4.63%) HP ASE
12 5 (4.63%) CCVP
12 5 (4.63%) JNCIP
12 5 (4.63%) JNCIE
13 4 (3.70%) HP MASE
13 4 (3.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (6.48%) HIPAA
3 3 (2.78%) SLA
3 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.93%) Firmware
4 1 (0.93%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) OPNET
2 4 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 100 (92.59%) Cisco
2 48 (44.44%) Juniper
3 41 (37.96%) F5
4 28 (25.93%) CheckPoint
5 16 (14.81%) Blue Coat
6 15 (13.89%) TippingPoint
7 14 (12.96%) Fortinet
8 13 (12.04%) VMware
8 13 (12.04%) Nokia
9 12 (11.11%) HP
10 10 (9.26%) Citrix
11 8 (7.41%) McAfee
11 8 (7.41%) Tufin
12 7 (6.48%) BMC
13 6 (5.56%) Riverbed
14 5 (4.63%) Microsoft
15 4 (3.70%) Motorola
15 4 (3.70%) Nortel
15 4 (3.70%) Aruba
15 4 (3.70%) IronPort
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