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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 566 502 498
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -4
Contract jobs citing CCDP 46 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.45% 0.85% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £305 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10291 9395 8453
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.08% 18.66% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6245 5404 4706
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 386 437
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 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 31 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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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 -21 22 £375 +48.51% 3
London -29 6 £388 -11.42% 4
West Midlands -3 5 £338 +2.27% 2
Yorkshire -36 4 £375 +7.14% 1
East Midlands -6 3 £403 -12.97% 1
North West -29 2 £438 - 1
East of England -5 1 £475 +38.18% 2
South West - 1 - - 3
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CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (91.00%) Cisco
2 91 (91.00%) CCNP
3 60 (60.00%) WAN
4 50 (50.00%) LAN
5 46 (46.00%) Juniper
6 45 (45.00%) CCNA
6 45 (45.00%) Firewall
7 39 (39.00%) Data Centre
8 38 (38.00%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (38.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 35 (35.00%) F5
9 35 (35.00%) CCIE
9 35 (35.00%) VPN
10 30 (30.00%) CheckPoint
10 30 (30.00%) MPLS
11 28 (28.00%) Network Security
12 27 (27.00%) Telecoms
13 26 (26.00%) Network Design
14 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
14 24 (24.00%) Load Balancing
15 23 (23.00%) ITIL
16 21 (21.00%) Wireless
17 20 (20.00%) SSL
18 19 (19.00%) BGP
19 18 (18.00%) OSPF
19 18 (18.00%) CCSE
19 18 (18.00%) CCDA
20 17 (17.00%) CCSP
20 17 (17.00%) Blue Coat

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (1.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Office
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 60 (60.00%) WAN
2 50 (50.00%) LAN
3 45 (45.00%) Firewall
4 38 (38.00%) Cisco ASA
4 38 (38.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 35 (35.00%) VPN
6 30 (30.00%) MPLS
7 28 (28.00%) Network Security
8 21 (21.00%) Wireless
9 20 (20.00%) SSL
10 19 (19.00%) BGP
11 18 (18.00%) OSPF
12 16 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (15.00%) TCP/IP
14 13 (13.00%) EIGRP
14 13 (13.00%) NX-OS
15 12 (12.00%) ATM
15 12 (12.00%) VoIP
16 11 (11.00%) WLAN
16 11 (11.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (27.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.00%) Finance
3 5 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (49.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (16.00%) Architect
3 13 (13.00%) Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) Network Architect
5 11 (11.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Design Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Analyst
7 7 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Network Specialist
7 7 (7.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Data Centre Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Network Consultant
9 5 (5.00%) Network Designer
9 5 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Network Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Designer
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Network Analyst
11 3 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (39.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.00%) SCADA
4 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.00%) Handset
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.00%) Windows
3 4 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) Network Design
2 24 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 23 (23.00%) ITIL
4 13 (13.00%) Service Delivery
5 11 (11.00%) Strategic Planning
5 11 (11.00%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (9.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (9.00%) Network Management
7 8 (8.00%) Validation
8 7 (7.00%) Migration
9 5 (5.00%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.00%) Network Architecture
9 5 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (4.00%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.00%) MODAF
10 4 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (4.00%) Project Management
11 3 (3.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.00%) Lisp
2 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 100 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (91.00%) CCNP
3 45 (45.00%) CCNA
4 35 (35.00%) CCIE
5 24 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (18.00%) CCSE
6 18 (18.00%) CCDA
7 17 (17.00%) CCSP
8 15 (15.00%) CCSA
8 15 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 13 (13.00%) CISSP
10 10 (10.00%) CCIP
11 7 (7.00%) DV Cleared
11 7 (7.00%) Degree
12 5 (5.00%) CCVP
13 4 (4.00%) JNCIS
14 3 (3.00%) JNCIP
14 3 (3.00%) JNCIE
14 3 (3.00%) MCSE
14 3 (3.00%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (11.00%) HIPAA
3 3 (3.00%) SLA
4 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (12.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) OPNET
2 2 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 91 (91.00%) Cisco
2 46 (46.00%) Juniper
3 35 (35.00%) F5
4 30 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (17.00%) Blue Coat
6 16 (16.00%) Fortinet
6 16 (16.00%) TippingPoint
6 16 (16.00%) Nokia
7 12 (12.00%) Tufin
7 12 (12.00%) VMware
7 12 (12.00%) McAfee
8 8 (8.00%) Citrix
9 7 (7.00%) HP
10 6 (6.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (5.00%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.00%) Aruba
12 4 (4.00%) IronPort
12 4 (4.00%) Sourcefire
12 4 (4.00%) BMC
12 4 (4.00%) Nortel
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