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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 509 505 500
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 48 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.076% 0.053%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.40% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 11
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£425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £350 £255
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +37.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £180.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +323.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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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
9173 8436 7387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 18.92% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5411 4650 3941
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 380 526
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.02 £40.00 £44.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -8 18 £450 +4.34% 4
London +19 13 £438 +9.37% 8
West Midlands +4 8 £375 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire -5 5 £350 +16.66% 3
East of England - 3 £600 - 2
North West -1 1 £440 - 1
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 4
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CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 99 (77.95%) CCNP
4 66 (51.97%) CCNA
5 62 (48.82%) WAN
6 56 (44.09%) LAN
7 49 (38.58%) Firewall
8 45 (35.43%) Network Design
9 44 (34.65%) BGP
10 41 (32.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 40 (31.50%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (31.50%) CCIE
12 34 (26.77%) F5
13 33 (25.98%) OSPF
14 30 (23.62%) MPLS
15 27 (21.26%) ITIL
16 26 (20.47%) VPN
16 26 (20.47%) Load Balancing
17 25 (19.69%) Juniper
18 24 (18.90%) Network Security
19 22 (17.32%) Network Management
20 19 (14.96%) CheckPoint
20 19 (14.96%) CCIP
20 19 (14.96%) HP
20 19 (14.96%) VoIP
20 19 (14.96%) WLAN
21 18 (14.17%) Telecoms
22 16 (12.60%) Security Cleared
22 16 (12.60%) CCDA
23 15 (11.81%) SC Cleared

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.57%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Office 365
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (48.82%) WAN
2 56 (44.09%) LAN
3 49 (38.58%) Firewall
4 44 (34.65%) BGP
5 41 (32.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 40 (31.50%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (25.98%) OSPF
8 30 (23.62%) MPLS
9 26 (20.47%) VPN
10 24 (18.90%) Network Security
11 19 (14.96%) VoIP
11 19 (14.96%) WLAN
12 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
12 14 (11.02%) EIGRP
13 13 (10.24%) IPsec
14 11 (8.66%) Unified Communications
15 10 (7.87%) BIG-IP
15 10 (7.87%) Cisco PIX
15 10 (7.87%) Ethernet
15 10 (7.87%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.57%) PerformancePoint
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
General
1 18 (14.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.87%) Retail
2 10 (7.87%) Finance
3 7 (5.51%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (35.43%) Network Engineer
2 34 (26.77%) Architect
3 26 (20.47%) Design Engineer
4 19 (14.96%) Network Architect
5 17 (13.39%) Consultant
5 17 (13.39%) Network Design Engineer
6 13 (10.24%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (10.24%) Network Consultant
6 13 (10.24%) Senior Architect
6 13 (10.24%) Senior Network Architect
7 12 (9.45%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (8.66%) Network Manager
9 7 (5.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Network Administrator
10 6 (4.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Administrator
11 5 (3.94%) Network Designer
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.94%) Lead Architect
11 5 (3.94%) Network Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.57%) CSS
1 2 (1.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.15%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (2.36%) PKI
4 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) Life Science
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) Windows
3 6 (4.72%) UNIX
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.15%) Android
6 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.43%) Network Design
2 27 (21.26%) ITIL
3 26 (20.47%) Load Balancing
4 22 (17.32%) Network Management
5 11 (8.66%) Service Delivery
6 10 (7.87%) Migration
7 9 (7.09%) Project Management
7 9 (7.09%) Network Architecture
8 7 (5.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (5.51%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (4.72%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (4.72%) TOGAF
9 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.94%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (3.15%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.15%) Protective Monitoring
11 4 (3.15%) MODAF
11 4 (3.15%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.09%) 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 99 (77.95%) CCNP
3 66 (51.97%) CCNA
4 40 (31.50%) CCIE
5 19 (14.96%) CCIP
6 16 (12.60%) Security Cleared
6 16 (12.60%) CCDA
7 15 (11.81%) SC Cleared
8 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (11.02%) MCSE
8 14 (11.02%) CCVP
9 10 (7.87%) MCITP
10 9 (7.09%) CCSP
11 7 (5.51%) CCSA
11 7 (5.51%) MCSA
11 7 (5.51%) CCDE
11 7 (5.51%) CCSE
12 5 (3.94%) CISSP
12 5 (3.94%) IBM Certification
12 5 (3.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) QA
2 5 (3.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Firmware
2 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.57%) UAG
4 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (7.87%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.51%) OPNET
2 7 (5.51%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (5.51%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 119 (93.70%) Cisco
2 34 (26.77%) F5
3 25 (19.69%) Juniper
4 19 (14.96%) CheckPoint
4 19 (14.96%) HP
5 13 (10.24%) Nokia
6 12 (9.45%) SolarWinds
6 12 (9.45%) TippingPoint
6 12 (9.45%) BMC
6 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
7 11 (8.66%) EMC
8 10 (7.87%) VMware
9 9 (7.09%) Riverbed
10 7 (5.51%) Mercator
10 7 (5.51%) Blue Coat
11 6 (4.72%) Tandberg
11 6 (4.72%) Websense
12 5 (3.94%) Apple
12 5 (3.94%) Cramer
12 5 (3.94%) Motorola
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