The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 44 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs citing CCNP 19 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.51% 2.28% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.45% 10.18% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 6
Median daily rate £320 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
CCNP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 167 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.96% 22.42% 19.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 56 61
Median daily rate £320 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £214 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 12
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.53 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +32.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.40 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £42.50 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +1 9 £320 -24.70%
Hertford +2 3 £450 -
Welwyn Garden City -3 2 £406 -32.29%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £350 - 2
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (78.57%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) Firewall
4 15 (53.57%) CCNA
5 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 12 (42.86%) Juniper
6 12 (42.86%) LAN
7 9 (32.14%) VPN
8 8 (28.57%) WAN
8 8 (28.57%) CCIE
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
9 7 (25.00%) Wireless
9 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
11 5 (17.86%) F5
12 4 (14.29%) Presales
12 4 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
12 4 (14.29%) Meraki
12 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (14.29%) CCDP
12 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
13 3 (10.71%) Sourcefire
13 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (10.71%) ScanSafe
13 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
13 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (42.86%) LAN
3 9 (32.14%) VPN
4 8 (28.57%) WAN
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (25.00%) DNS
5 7 (25.00%) Wireless
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (10.71%) Network Security
9 2 (7.14%) BGP
9 2 (7.14%) DWDM
9 2 (7.14%) IP Telephony
9 2 (7.14%) MPLS
9 2 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (7.14%) VLAN
9 2 (7.14%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Network Support
4 3 (10.71%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Wireless Network Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) WLAN Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.29%) Presales
3 3 (10.71%) Network Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design
5 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) SIEM
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) CCNA
3 8 (28.57%) CCIE
4 4 (14.29%) CCDP
5 2 (7.14%) CWNA
5 2 (7.14%) CWNE
6 1 (3.57%) CCSA
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) RHCE
6 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 12 (42.86%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) F5
5 4 (14.29%) Meraki
5 4 (14.29%) Ruckus Wireless
6 3 (10.71%) Aruba
6 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.71%) IronPort
6 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
6 3 (10.71%) ScanSafe
6 3 (10.71%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.57%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade
8 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.57%) VMware