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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 204 260 243
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -17
Contract jobs citing CCNA 523 348 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.02% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.97% 4.30% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 180 208
Average daily rate
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£335 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £448 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 27
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £14.70 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £37.50 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.29 £20.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -17.52%
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
10532 8091 8412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.54% 17.10% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6008 4645 4429
Average daily rate £391 £380 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 338 543
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.08%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +26 171 £350 +7.69% 54
South East +44 142 £325 -2.98% 59
West Midlands +18 53 £344 +25.00% 12
South West -1 45 £275 - 21
North West +8 41 £370 +21.31% 14
Yorkshire -1 24 £306 -19.67% 22
East of England -21 24 £330 +32.00% 11
East Midlands +12 16 £300 +20.00% 5
North East -32 6 £275 -8.33% 4
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 946 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 745 (78.75%) Cisco
3 443 (46.83%) CCNP
4 423 (44.71%) Firewall
5 317 (33.51%) LAN
6 316 (33.40%) WAN
7 244 (25.79%) ITIL
8 241 (25.48%) Windows
9 186 (19.66%) VMware
10 183 (19.34%) Juniper
11 178 (18.82%) Security Cleared
12 172 (18.18%) CheckPoint
13 149 (15.75%) Linux
14 146 (15.43%) Cisco ASA
15 140 (14.80%) BGP
16 136 (14.38%) HP
16 136 (14.38%) SC Cleared
17 131 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
17 131 (13.85%) VPN
18 128 (13.53%) TCP/IP
18 128 (13.53%) Microsoft
19 127 (13.42%) MPLS
19 127 (13.42%) Wireless
20 125 (13.21%) Telecoms
20 125 (13.21%) F5
21 123 (13.00%) OSPF
22 115 (12.16%) Network Security
23 110 (11.63%) SAN
24 106 (11.21%) MCSE
25 103 (10.89%) Active Directory

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 59 (6.24%) MS Exchange
2 31 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (2.01%) IIS
5 17 (1.80%) Apache
6 13 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.74%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.53%) NetWeaver
11 3 (0.32%) Lync
11 3 (0.32%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (0.21%) SAS
12 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.21%) Zimbra
Applications
1 47 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 31 (3.28%) MS Office
4 6 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.63%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.42%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.53%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.42%) Office 365
4 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 423 (44.71%) Firewall
2 317 (33.51%) LAN
3 316 (33.40%) WAN
4 146 (15.43%) Cisco ASA
5 140 (14.80%) BGP
6 131 (13.85%) VPN
7 128 (13.53%) TCP/IP
8 127 (13.42%) MPLS
8 127 (13.42%) Wireless
9 123 (13.00%) OSPF
10 115 (12.16%) Network Security
11 110 (11.63%) SAN
12 101 (10.68%) VoIP
13 89 (9.41%) DNS
14 88 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
15 77 (8.14%) EIGRP
16 75 (7.93%) VLAN
17 63 (6.66%) DHCP
17 63 (6.66%) Ethernet
18 58 (6.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.01%) MySQL
3 12 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (0.95%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.53%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.53%) DB2
7 5 (0.53%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.42%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (0.42%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.21%) MS Access
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.11%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 11 (1.16%) Hudson
1 11 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.21%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.21%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.11%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.11%) Ant
4 1 (0.11%) StarTeam
General
1 125 (13.21%) Telecoms
2 81 (8.56%) Finance
3 47 (4.97%) Banking
4 14 (1.48%) Retail
5 9 (0.95%) Legal
6 8 (0.85%) Publishing
7 7 (0.74%) Local Government
8 5 (0.53%) Billing
8 5 (0.53%) Law
8 5 (0.53%) Advertising
9 4 (0.42%) Back Office
9 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.42%) German Language
10 3 (0.32%) Marketing
10 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.21%) Military
11 2 (0.21%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.11%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 366 (38.69%) Network Engineer
2 109 (11.52%) Analyst
3 83 (8.77%) Cisco Engineer
4 71 (7.51%) Support Engineer
5 58 (6.13%) Security Engineer
6 56 (5.92%) Network Support
7 50 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 47 (4.97%) Network Analyst
9 46 (4.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 43 (4.55%) Consultant
11 40 (4.23%) Architect
12 33 (3.49%) Network Security Engineer
13 31 (3.28%) Senior Network Engineer
13 31 (3.28%) Network Support Engineer
14 28 (2.96%) IP Engineer
15 25 (2.64%) Network Specialist
16 23 (2.43%) Design Engineer
16 23 (2.43%) Implementation Engineer
17 21 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
18 19 (2.01%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.01%) Web Services
2 18 (1.90%) JSP
3 17 (1.80%) HTML
4 16 (1.69%) CSS
5 15 (1.59%) LAMP
6 11 (1.16%) XMPP
7 10 (1.06%) WAP
7 10 (1.06%) .NET
7 10 (1.06%) Middleware
8 9 (0.95%) SOAP
9 8 (0.85%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.32%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.32%) HTML5
10 3 (0.32%) SAP Basis
11 2 (0.21%) Ajax
11 2 (0.21%) ADO.NET
11 2 (0.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.21%) WCF
12 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
3 19 (2.01%) Clustering
4 18 (1.90%) PKI
5 17 (1.80%) IVR
6 15 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.59%) Blackberry
7 14 (1.48%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.37%) NHS
8 13 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.27%) User Experience
10 9 (0.95%) e-Health
11 8 (0.85%) CLARiiON
11 8 (0.85%) Replication
11 8 (0.85%) Statistics
11 8 (0.85%) Open Source
12 7 (0.74%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.53%) PMI
13 5 (0.53%) CESG
14 4 (0.42%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 241 (25.48%) Windows
2 149 (15.75%) Linux
3 96 (10.15%) UNIX
4 94 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (6.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 52 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (2.64%) Windows 7
9 23 (2.43%) CentOS
10 22 (2.33%) Solaris
11 21 (2.22%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.16%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.16%) Ubuntu
13 10 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (0.95%) Windows 2000
15 7 (0.74%) Android
16 5 (0.53%) Debian
17 3 (0.32%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.32%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (25.79%) ITIL
2 81 (8.56%) Network Design
2 81 (8.56%) Network Management
3 74 (7.82%) Network Monitoring
4 73 (7.72%) Load Balancing
5 46 (4.86%) Incident Management
6 45 (4.76%) Migration
7 43 (4.55%) Project Management
8 42 (4.44%) Service Delivery
9 40 (4.23%) Change Control
10 39 (4.12%) Information Security
11 38 (4.02%) Change Management
12 37 (3.91%) Mentoring
13 36 (3.81%) Network Architecture
14 31 (3.28%) Service Management
15 29 (3.07%) PRINCE2
16 23 (2.43%) Kalman Filter
17 21 (2.22%) Business Continuity
17 21 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
17 21 (2.22%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (5.71%) SQL
2 45 (4.76%) Perl
3 23 (2.43%) Bash Shell
4 20 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 18 (1.90%) PHP
5 18 (1.90%) Python
6 16 (1.69%) Java
7 14 (1.48%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.37%) Ruby
9 7 (0.74%) VB
9 7 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 6 (0.63%) C#
11 5 (0.53%) C
12 3 (0.32%) Erlang
12 3 (0.32%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.32%) C++
12 3 (0.32%) VBScript
13 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.21%) Lisp
14 1 (0.11%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 946 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 443 (46.83%) CCNP
3 178 (18.82%) Security Cleared
4 136 (14.38%) SC Cleared
5 131 (13.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 106 (11.21%) MCSE
7 87 (9.20%) CCIE
8 58 (6.13%) CCDP
9 53 (5.60%) JNCIA
10 49 (5.18%) CCSA
11 46 (4.86%) CISSP
12 44 (4.65%) MCITP
12 44 (4.65%) DV Cleared
13 40 (4.23%) MCP
13 40 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 39 (4.12%) CCIP
15 34 (3.59%) Degree
16 31 (3.28%) MCSA
17 29 (3.07%) CCDA
18 23 (2.43%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (7.08%) SLA
2 13 (1.37%) JSP 440
3 12 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.27%) QA
4 10 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.32%) GPG13
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 103 (10.89%) Active Directory
2 77 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (4.97%) vSphere
4 44 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 31 (3.28%) Hyper-V
6 27 (2.85%) XenApp
7 15 (1.59%) NFS
7 15 (1.59%) ProxySG
7 15 (1.59%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.37%) XenServer
9 11 (1.16%) Samba
10 9 (0.95%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.95%) KVM
11 8 (0.85%) vCloud
12 7 (0.74%) Snort
13 5 (0.53%) Nmap
14 4 (0.42%) Squid
14 4 (0.42%) UAG
15 3 (0.32%) Firmware
15 3 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (2.75%) Puppet
2 25 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.11%) SCCM
4 16 (1.69%) FortiGate
5 15 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 15 (1.59%) OPNET
6 14 (1.48%) CiscoWorks
7 12 (1.27%) Backup Exec
7 12 (1.27%) OpenView
7 12 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
8 11 (1.16%) Salt
8 11 (1.16%) Nessus
9 10 (1.06%) Cisco UCCE
10 9 (0.95%) CA Spectrum
10 9 (0.95%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
11 8 (0.85%) Netcool
12 7 (0.74%) Nagios
13 6 (0.63%) SCOM
14 5 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 745 (78.75%) Cisco
2 186 (19.66%) VMware
3 183 (19.34%) Juniper
4 172 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 136 (14.38%) HP
6 128 (13.53%) Microsoft
7 125 (13.21%) F5
8 87 (9.20%) Citrix
9 57 (6.03%) Nortel
10 49 (5.18%) SolarWinds
11 47 (4.97%) Riverbed
12 42 (4.44%) Red Hat
13 39 (4.12%) Blue Coat
13 39 (4.12%) Avaya
14 37 (3.91%) McAfee
15 36 (3.81%) Nokia
16 28 (2.96%) BMC
16 28 (2.96%) Remedy
16 28 (2.96%) BT
17 25 (2.64%) Symantec
Farnborough, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £266.74 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £250 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £270 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
King & Wood Mallesons
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £430 - £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago