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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 46 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 8 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.10% 1.66% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.08% 9.30% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £475 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +25.00%

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
99 86 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.98% 17.88% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 42 53
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £850 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +3.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £32.00 £33.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £150.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 - 4 £135 -
Colchester +3 1 £425 -
Billericay - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £525 -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Frame Relay
6 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 2 (22.22%) F5
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) WebEx
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) German Language
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) Windows

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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DSL
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) Frame Relay
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) WebEx
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) Telepresence
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Check Point Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (11.11%) CCSE
4 1 (11.11%) CCVP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CME
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) Imperva
5 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Meraki
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft