The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 51 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.45% 2.06% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% 11.96% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £404 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 92 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.02% 17.23% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 46 49
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £830 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £46.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +30.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £47.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - 3 - -
Billericay - 1 - -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) DSL
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) PMI
5 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) German Language
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Frame Relay
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco CME
6 1 (16.67%) WebEx

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) DSL
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) IMAP
4 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) LDAP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) German Language
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless Product Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Collaboration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (16.67%) CCVP
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CME
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki