The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 267 251 244
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing CCNA 352 356 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.77% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.88% 4.29% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 161 216
Average daily rate
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£313 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.93% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £180 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £464 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £289 £259
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +11.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 49
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.21 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.83% +15.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.35 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.15 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.42%
Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9068 8298 9014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.66% 17.86% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5187 4518 4741
Average daily rate £379 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 456 558
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in England

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNA across the England region.

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in England

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in England

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNA across the England region.

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in England

CCNA
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CCNA
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 CCNA within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
London +23 125 £325 +4.00% 60
South East +15 118 £320 -1.53% 36
Yorkshire -1 23 £325 +8.33% 19
North West -17 21 £275 - 6
West Midlands -22 17 £250 +38.88% 10
South West -26 16 £350 +27.27% 11
East of England -47 16 £218 -18.69% 23
East Midlands +9 11 £350 +7.69% 7
North East -18 3 £225 - 4
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 681 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 527 (77.39%) Cisco
3 306 (44.93%) Firewall
4 299 (43.91%) CCNP
5 239 (35.10%) LAN
6 232 (34.07%) WAN
7 214 (31.42%) Windows
8 158 (23.20%) ITIL
9 151 (22.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 146 (21.44%) Microsoft
11 139 (20.41%) VMware
12 127 (18.65%) Juniper
12 127 (18.65%) MCSE
13 123 (18.06%) Active Directory
14 113 (16.59%) Wireless
15 111 (16.30%) TCP/IP
16 104 (15.27%) MPLS
17 102 (14.98%) Security Cleared
18 101 (14.83%) Citrix
19 100 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
20 98 (14.39%) VoIP
21 95 (13.95%) VPN
22 93 (13.66%) HP
23 92 (13.51%) Network Security
24 86 (12.63%) CheckPoint
25 85 (12.48%) Telecoms
26 81 (11.89%) SC Cleared
27 80 (11.75%) DNS
28 79 (11.60%) SAN
28 79 (11.60%) Cisco ASA

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (11.16%) MS Exchange
2 46 (6.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (2.50%) IIS
6 9 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (0.88%) Lync
10 5 (0.73%) Apache
11 3 (0.44%) nginx
12 2 (0.29%) Confluence
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.29%) CMS
12 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.29%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.43%) MS Office
3 22 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.44%) MS Project
5 2 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 306 (44.93%) Firewall
2 239 (35.10%) LAN
3 232 (34.07%) WAN
4 113 (16.59%) Wireless
5 111 (16.30%) TCP/IP
6 104 (15.27%) MPLS
7 98 (14.39%) VoIP
8 95 (13.95%) VPN
9 92 (13.51%) Network Security
10 80 (11.75%) DNS
11 79 (11.60%) SAN
11 79 (11.60%) Cisco ASA
12 75 (11.01%) BGP
13 69 (10.13%) OSPF
14 58 (8.52%) VLAN
15 51 (7.49%) EIGRP
16 46 (6.75%) Cisco Nexus
17 45 (6.61%) DHCP
18 44 (6.46%) Ethernet
19 41 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (3.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.06%) MySQL
3 7 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.15%) MS Access
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (0.88%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.29%) Hudson
4 2 (0.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.29%) Subversion
4 2 (0.29%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) Ant
General
1 85 (12.48%) Telecoms
2 77 (11.31%) Finance
3 32 (4.70%) Banking
4 12 (1.76%) Retail
5 6 (0.88%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.73%) Law
6 5 (0.73%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.73%) Local Government
7 4 (0.59%) Advertising
7 4 (0.59%) Billing
8 3 (0.44%) Publishing
8 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.29%) Legal
9 2 (0.29%) Automotive
9 2 (0.29%) Front Office
9 2 (0.29%) Marketing
9 2 (0.29%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 259 (38.03%) Network Engineer
2 71 (10.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 68 (9.99%) Analyst
4 67 (9.84%) Support Engineer
5 53 (7.78%) Network Support
6 46 (6.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 40 (5.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 28 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 27 (3.96%) Administrator
10 26 (3.82%) Network Analyst
11 23 (3.38%) Network Support Engineer
12 21 (3.08%) Consultant
12 21 (3.08%) Implementation Engineer
13 20 (2.94%) Architect
13 20 (2.94%) Cisco Support
14 19 (2.79%) Senior Network Engineer
14 19 (2.79%) Security Engineer
15 18 (2.64%) Network Manager
15 18 (2.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 17 (2.50%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.79%) .NET
2 13 (1.91%) XMPP
3 12 (1.76%) JSP
4 10 (1.47%) HTML
5 7 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.88%) Application Packaging
6 6 (0.88%) LAMP
7 4 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.59%) SOAP
7 4 (0.59%) Web Services
8 3 (0.44%) CSS
8 3 (0.44%) HTML5
9 2 (0.29%) WAP
9 2 (0.29%) COM
10 1 (0.15%) DCOM
10 1 (0.15%) RSS
10 1 (0.15%) OCX
10 1 (0.15%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (2.79%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (1.91%) Management Information System
3 12 (1.76%) NHS
3 12 (1.76%) Blackberry
4 11 (1.62%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.32%) EqualLogic
6 7 (1.03%) Clustering
7 6 (0.88%) Thin Client
7 6 (0.88%) Fat Client
8 5 (0.73%) Celerra
8 5 (0.73%) Statistics
8 5 (0.73%) Firmware
8 5 (0.73%) CLARiiON
8 5 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.59%) Replication
9 4 (0.59%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.44%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.44%) SecurID
10 3 (0.44%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 214 (31.42%) Windows
2 100 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (11.01%) Linux
4 62 (9.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (5.43%) UNIX
7 19 (2.79%) Windows 7
8 18 (2.64%) Windows XP
9 12 (1.76%) Solaris
10 11 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (1.32%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.03%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.73%) CentOS
15 4 (0.59%) Android
15 4 (0.59%) Debian
15 4 (0.59%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.29%) HPUX
16 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (23.20%) ITIL
2 52 (7.64%) Network Design
3 47 (6.90%) Network Management
4 36 (5.29%) Migration
4 36 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (5.14%) Project Management
6 34 (4.99%) Incident Management
7 31 (4.55%) Change Management
8 25 (3.67%) Service Management
9 23 (3.38%) Network Monitoring
10 22 (3.23%) PRINCE2
10 22 (3.23%) Load Balancing
11 21 (3.08%) Service Delivery
12 19 (2.79%) Information Security
13 18 (2.64%) Change Control
14 16 (2.35%) Time Management
15 15 (2.20%) CRM
16 14 (2.06%) Business Continuity
17 13 (1.91%) Vulnerability Management
18 12 (1.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (7.49%) SQL
2 23 (3.38%) Java
2 23 (3.38%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.79%) Perl
4 17 (2.50%) C#
5 15 (2.20%) VB
6 10 (1.47%) C
7 8 (1.17%) VBScript
8 7 (1.03%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.88%) C++
9 6 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.73%) PHP
11 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.29%) Ruby
12 2 (0.29%) Python
12 2 (0.29%) Lisp
13 1 (0.15%) Erlang
13 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 681 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 299 (43.91%) CCNP
3 151 (22.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 127 (18.65%) MCSE
5 102 (14.98%) Security Cleared
6 81 (11.89%) SC Cleared
7 56 (8.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 52 (7.64%) MCITP
9 51 (7.49%) CCIE
10 43 (6.31%) MCSA
10 43 (6.31%) MCP
11 34 (4.99%) Citrix Certification
12 33 (4.85%) CISSP
13 32 (4.70%) Degree
14 29 (4.26%) DV Cleared
14 29 (4.26%) CCA
14 29 (4.26%) CCDP
15 28 (4.11%) CCSA
16 23 (3.38%) MCTS
16 23 (3.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.05%) SLA
2 13 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (1.76%) QA
4 8 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.44%) GPG13
5 3 (0.44%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 123 (18.06%) Active Directory
2 53 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (4.99%) XenApp
4 31 (4.55%) vSphere
5 21 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 16 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 16 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.32%) XenServer
7 9 (1.32%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.88%) NFS
8 6 (0.88%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.59%) Snort
10 3 (0.44%) KVM
10 3 (0.44%) Squid
11 2 (0.29%) Xen
11 2 (0.29%) Postfix
11 2 (0.29%) Samba
11 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.29%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 31 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (3.23%) SCCM
3 16 (2.35%) OPNET
4 12 (1.76%) Nessus
5 11 (1.62%) NetBackup
6 9 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
7 8 (1.17%) Cisco UCCX
8 7 (1.03%) WSUS
9 6 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.73%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (0.59%) OpenView
12 3 (0.44%) ZENworks
12 3 (0.44%) SCOM
12 3 (0.44%) Puppet
12 3 (0.44%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 527 (77.39%) Cisco
2 146 (21.44%) Microsoft
3 139 (20.41%) VMware
4 127 (18.65%) Juniper
5 101 (14.83%) Citrix
6 93 (13.66%) HP
7 86 (12.63%) CheckPoint
8 60 (8.81%) F5
9 32 (4.70%) Oracle
10 30 (4.41%) SolarWinds
11 25 (3.67%) Blue Coat
11 25 (3.67%) McAfee
12 23 (3.38%) Riverbed
13 22 (3.23%) EMC
14 21 (3.08%) Avaya
15 20 (2.94%) Symantec
15 20 (2.94%) Remedy
15 20 (2.94%) Nortel
16 17 (2.50%) Dell
17 16 (2.35%) Mitel
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Watford
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £288 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £105.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £23 - £25 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Steria
Rate: Up to £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago