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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 510 509 491
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing CCDP 63 57 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.61% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 13
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£413 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £200 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £325 £255
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +27.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £180.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +380.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
CCDP
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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
9738 9410 7633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.56% 19.38% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5635 5289 4085
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £536 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 486 439
Average hourly rate £22.43 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 31 March 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 March 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 -21 18 £450 +44.00% 5
London -4 14 £413 +17.85% 5
East of England +17 11 £475 - 3
Yorkshire - 7 £350 - 4
North West -22 5 £313 - 3
West Midlands -9 4 £300 -14.28% 3
East Midlands - 3 £425 -
South West -6 1 £425 +142.85%
North East - - - -
CCDP
UK

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 119 (93.70%) Cisco
3 101 (79.53%) CCNP
4 55 (43.31%) Firewall
5 54 (42.52%) CCNA
5 54 (42.52%) WAN
6 53 (41.73%) Cisco ASA
7 51 (40.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 51 (40.16%) LAN
7 51 (40.16%) BGP
8 46 (36.22%) CCIE
8 46 (36.22%) Network Design
9 42 (33.07%) Juniper
10 38 (29.92%) F5
11 37 (29.13%) OSPF
12 36 (28.35%) VPN
13 35 (27.56%) MPLS
14 30 (23.62%) Network Security
15 27 (21.26%) Security Cleared
16 26 (20.47%) EIGRP
17 25 (19.69%) Load Balancing
18 24 (18.90%) WLAN
19 21 (16.54%) CheckPoint
19 21 (16.54%) HP
19 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
20 20 (15.75%) Network Management
21 19 (14.96%) SC Cleared
21 19 (14.96%) ITIL
22 18 (14.17%) CCIP
23 16 (12.60%) Wireless

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 5 (3.94%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MS Office
2 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (43.31%) Firewall
2 54 (42.52%) WAN
3 53 (41.73%) Cisco ASA
4 51 (40.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 51 (40.16%) LAN
4 51 (40.16%) BGP
5 37 (29.13%) OSPF
6 36 (28.35%) VPN
7 35 (27.56%) MPLS
8 30 (23.62%) Network Security
9 26 (20.47%) EIGRP
10 24 (18.90%) WLAN
11 16 (12.60%) Wireless
12 15 (11.81%) IPsec
13 14 (11.02%) VoIP
13 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
14 13 (10.24%) Ethernet
14 13 (10.24%) Unified Communications
15 12 (9.45%) HSRP
15 12 (9.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.57%) PerformancePoint
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (16.54%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.24%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Retail
3 6 (4.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (44.88%) Network Engineer
2 31 (24.41%) Architect
3 26 (20.47%) Design Engineer
4 21 (16.54%) Network Architect
5 20 (15.75%) Consultant
6 19 (14.96%) Network Design Engineer
7 17 (13.39%) Network Consultant
8 10 (7.87%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Network Architect
8 10 (7.87%) Senior Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (5.51%) Network Designer
9 7 (5.51%) Designer
10 6 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) IP Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) Network Specialist
12 4 (3.15%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) .NET
1 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) PKI
2 5 (3.94%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (3.94%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Linux
2 12 (9.45%) Windows
3 8 (6.30%) UNIX
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.22%) Network Design
2 25 (19.69%) Load Balancing
3 20 (15.75%) Network Management
4 19 (14.96%) ITIL
5 11 (8.66%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.66%) Migration
5 11 (8.66%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (7.09%) Protective Monitoring
7 8 (6.30%) Network Architecture
7 8 (6.30%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (6.30%) Validation
7 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.51%) Project Management
8 7 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.51%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (4.72%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.94%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (3.94%) Process Management
10 5 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) Lisp
2 2 (1.57%) SQL
3 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (79.53%) CCNP
3 54 (42.52%) CCNA
4 46 (36.22%) CCIE
5 27 (21.26%) Security Cleared
6 19 (14.96%) SC Cleared
7 18 (14.17%) CCIP
8 15 (11.81%) CCDA
9 11 (8.66%) CCSP
9 11 (8.66%) MCSE
9 11 (8.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (7.87%) CCSE
11 8 (6.30%) CISSP
12 7 (5.51%) DV Cleared
12 7 (5.51%) CCVP
12 7 (5.51%) JNCIS
12 7 (5.51%) MCITP
13 6 (4.72%) CCSA
14 5 (3.94%) Check Point Certification
14 5 (3.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.51%) Firmware
2 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.57%) UAG
3 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) OPNET
2 7 (5.51%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (4.72%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 119 (93.70%) Cisco
2 42 (33.07%) Juniper
3 38 (29.92%) F5
4 21 (16.54%) HP
4 21 (16.54%) CheckPoint
5 16 (12.60%) BMC
5 16 (12.60%) VMware
5 16 (12.60%) TippingPoint
6 11 (8.66%) Blue Coat
7 9 (7.09%) Nokia
8 8 (6.30%) Motorola
8 8 (6.30%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.51%) Riverbed
10 6 (4.72%) Mercator
11 5 (3.94%) Radware
11 5 (3.94%) Redback
11 5 (3.94%) Tandberg
11 5 (3.94%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.15%) Aruba
12 4 (3.15%) Cramer
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