The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 68 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing CCNP 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 1.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£228 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £112.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-73.33% +345.54%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
172 128 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.46% 18.52% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 66 90
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £449 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £14.50 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.62% +39.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £18.00 £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Network Management
5 3 (33.33%) Network Design
5 3 (33.33%) WLAN
5 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) JSP
6 2 (22.22%) UNIX
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (22.22%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) WLAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 2 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) CCIE
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nessus
1 2 (22.22%) Nmap
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle