The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 241 233 263
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Contract jobs citing CCNA 425 408 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.83% 0.84% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 4.79% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 195 212
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £184 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £280 £259
% change year-on-year
+14.73% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 49
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £12.90 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
CCNA
UK

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
9525 8525 9353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.64% 17.45% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5467 4741 4910
Average daily rate £383 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £544 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 444 574
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.02 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +9 130 £340 +4.61% 61
South East +15 124 £300 -4.00% 54
West Midlands -7 40 £250 -21.87% 20
North West -15 31 £388 +40.90% 10
East of England -39 29 £323 +17.27% 20
Yorkshire -2 21 £288 -6.50% 11
East Midlands +12 18 £388 +40.90% 9
South West -29 18 £400 +56.09% 16
North East -20 3 £225 -
Midlands -1 1 £500 +42.85%
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 764 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 584 (76.44%) Cisco
3 351 (45.94%) CCNP
4 335 (43.85%) Firewall
5 266 (34.82%) LAN
6 256 (33.51%) WAN
7 219 (28.66%) Windows
8 183 (23.95%) ITIL
9 159 (20.81%) VMware
10 146 (19.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 142 (18.59%) Juniper
12 137 (17.93%) Microsoft
13 130 (17.02%) Security Cleared
14 119 (15.58%) MCSE
15 117 (15.31%) Active Directory
16 115 (15.05%) HP
17 114 (14.92%) Wireless
18 111 (14.53%) VPN
19 110 (14.40%) CheckPoint
20 108 (14.14%) SC Cleared
21 104 (13.61%) Linux
22 102 (13.35%) TCP/IP
22 102 (13.35%) Citrix
23 98 (12.83%) MPLS
24 96 (12.57%) SAN
25 94 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
26 92 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
27 90 (11.78%) VoIP
28 88 (11.52%) Telecoms
29 86 (11.26%) Network Security

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 73 (9.55%) MS Exchange
2 42 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (2.62%) IIS
5 17 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (1.57%) Apache
7 11 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (0.92%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.52%) NetWeaver
10 4 (0.52%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.39%) nginx
11 3 (0.39%) Lync
12 2 (0.26%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.26%) Confluence
12 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.26%) Zimbra
Applications
1 44 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.84%) MS Office
3 32 (4.19%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.65%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.52%) MS Project
6 3 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.44%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.26%) SaaS
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 335 (43.85%) Firewall
2 266 (34.82%) LAN
3 256 (33.51%) WAN
4 114 (14.92%) Wireless
5 111 (14.53%) VPN
6 102 (13.35%) TCP/IP
7 98 (12.83%) MPLS
8 96 (12.57%) SAN
9 92 (12.04%) Cisco ASA
10 90 (11.78%) VoIP
11 86 (11.26%) Network Security
12 78 (10.21%) DNS
13 74 (9.69%) BGP
14 71 (9.29%) VLAN
15 62 (8.12%) OSPF
16 51 (6.68%) EIGRP
16 51 (6.68%) DHCP
17 50 (6.54%) IP Telephony
18 49 (6.41%) Ethernet
18 49 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.75%) MySQL
3 12 (1.57%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.52%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (0.52%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.52%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.52%) DB2
8 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.26%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.13%) MS Access
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Hudson
1 7 (0.92%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.65%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.26%) Subversion
4 2 (0.26%) JIRA
5 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.13%) Ant
General
1 88 (11.52%) Telecoms
2 70 (9.16%) Finance
3 28 (3.66%) Banking
4 13 (1.70%) Retail
5 9 (1.18%) Publishing
6 8 (1.05%) Local Government
7 7 (0.92%) Advertising
8 6 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.52%) Billing
10 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.39%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.39%) Law
11 2 (0.26%) Marketing
11 2 (0.26%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.13%) German Language
12 1 (0.13%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.13%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 284 (37.17%) Network Engineer
2 82 (10.73%) Analyst
3 80 (10.47%) Cisco Engineer
4 64 (8.38%) Support Engineer
5 55 (7.20%) Network Support
6 52 (6.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 37 (4.84%) Security Engineer
7 37 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 35 (4.58%) Consultant
9 30 (3.93%) Network Analyst
10 25 (3.27%) Administrator
11 24 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
12 23 (3.01%) Architect
12 23 (3.01%) IP Engineer
13 22 (2.88%) Senior Network Engineer
14 21 (2.75%) Cisco Support
15 20 (2.62%) Network Support Engineer
16 19 (2.49%) Network Security Engineer
17 18 (2.36%) Implementation Engineer
18 17 (2.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.75%) .NET
2 17 (2.23%) JSP
3 13 (1.70%) HTML
3 13 (1.70%) XMPP
4 11 (1.44%) LAMP
4 11 (1.44%) Web Services
5 10 (1.31%) ASP.NET
6 7 (0.92%) CSS
6 7 (0.92%) SOAP
7 4 (0.52%) WAP
8 3 (0.39%) Middleware
8 3 (0.39%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.39%) HTML5
9 2 (0.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.26%) WCF
9 2 (0.26%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.26%) Ajax
9 2 (0.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (2.09%) Management Information System
2 15 (1.96%) NHS
2 15 (1.96%) Blackberry
2 15 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (1.57%) Clustering
4 10 (1.31%) EqualLogic
4 10 (1.31%) CLARiiON
5 9 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.79%) Statistics
7 6 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 6 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 6 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.65%) PMI
8 5 (0.65%) Celerra
9 4 (0.52%) Firmware
9 4 (0.52%) Replication
10 3 (0.39%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.39%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.39%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 219 (28.66%) Windows
2 104 (13.61%) Linux
3 94 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (8.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 54 (7.07%) UNIX
6 41 (5.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.09%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.83%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.70%) Solaris
10 11 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (1.31%) CentOS
12 9 (1.18%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.92%) Debian
13 7 (0.92%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.92%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.92%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.26%) SUSE
14 2 (0.26%) Scientific Linux
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (23.95%) ITIL
2 58 (7.59%) Network Design
3 54 (7.07%) Network Management
4 41 (5.37%) Incident Management
4 41 (5.37%) Project Management
5 38 (4.97%) Migration
6 33 (4.32%) Information Security
6 33 (4.32%) Load Balancing
6 33 (4.32%) Mentoring
7 31 (4.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 30 (3.93%) Service Delivery
8 30 (3.93%) Change Control
9 27 (3.53%) Service Management
10 26 (3.40%) PRINCE2
11 25 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
12 24 (3.14%) Change Management
13 21 (2.75%) CRM
14 18 (2.36%) Coaching
14 18 (2.36%) Time Management
15 17 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 57 (7.46%) SQL
2 31 (4.06%) Perl
3 28 (3.66%) Java
4 19 (2.49%) C#
5 18 (2.36%) PowerShell
6 12 (1.57%) VB
7 11 (1.44%) PHP
7 11 (1.44%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.31%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.31%) C
9 9 (1.18%) Ruby
10 7 (0.92%) C++
11 6 (0.79%) Python
12 5 (0.65%) VBScript
13 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.26%) Lisp
13 2 (0.26%) Erlang
14 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 764 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 351 (45.94%) CCNP
3 146 (19.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 130 (17.02%) Security Cleared
5 119 (15.58%) MCSE
6 108 (14.14%) SC Cleared
7 60 (7.85%) CCIE
8 53 (6.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 46 (6.02%) MCITP
10 45 (5.89%) CISSP
11 44 (5.76%) CCSA
12 42 (5.50%) MCP
12 42 (5.50%) JNCIA
13 41 (5.37%) Degree
14 37 (4.84%) MCSA
15 33 (4.32%) DV Cleared
16 25 (3.27%) Citrix Certification
17 24 (3.14%) CCA
18 23 (3.01%) ISTQB
19 22 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.33%) SLA
2 15 (1.96%) QA
3 13 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.18%) JSP 440
4 9 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.39%) GPG13
7 2 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 117 (15.31%) Active Directory
2 57 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.32%) vSphere
4 29 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 28 (3.66%) XenApp
6 23 (3.01%) Hyper-V
7 12 (1.57%) ProxySG
8 11 (1.44%) NFS
8 11 (1.44%) XenServer
8 11 (1.44%) VMware ESX
9 9 (1.18%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.92%) Samba
11 6 (0.79%) Snort
12 4 (0.52%) Nmap
12 4 (0.52%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.39%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.39%) vCloud
13 3 (0.39%) KVM
13 3 (0.39%) Squid
14 2 (0.26%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 34 (4.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 23 (3.01%) SCCM
3 16 (2.09%) OPNET
4 15 (1.96%) Nessus
4 15 (1.96%) Puppet
5 13 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (1.31%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (1.31%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.05%) Cisco UCCE
8 7 (0.92%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.92%) WSUS
8 7 (0.92%) OpenView
9 6 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
9 6 (0.79%) Salt
10 5 (0.65%) MAILsweeper
11 4 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.52%) HP NNM
12 3 (0.39%) Netcool
12 3 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 584 (76.44%) Cisco
2 159 (20.81%) VMware
3 142 (18.59%) Juniper
4 137 (17.93%) Microsoft
5 115 (15.05%) HP
6 110 (14.40%) CheckPoint
7 102 (13.35%) Citrix
8 69 (9.03%) F5
9 37 (4.84%) Nortel
9 37 (4.84%) Oracle
10 36 (4.71%) SolarWinds
11 33 (4.32%) Blue Coat
11 33 (4.32%) Avaya
12 30 (3.93%) McAfee
13 27 (3.53%) Red Hat
14 24 (3.14%) Dell
14 24 (3.14%) EMC
15 23 (3.01%) Symantec
16 20 (2.62%) Riverbed
17 19 (2.49%) Nokia
Leicester
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £14 per hour
Posted: 7 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Up to £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago