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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 45 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 11 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.91% 1.54% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.21% 7.69% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £475 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £365
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 117 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.26% 20.03% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 43 45
Median daily rate £425 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £179 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £19.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.45% +13.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £12.75 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
Rickmansworth - 3 £275 -
Watford +1 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £450 -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (75.86%) Cisco
3 15 (51.72%) Firewall
4 12 (41.38%) CCNA
4 12 (41.38%) LAN
5 10 (34.48%) WAN
5 10 (34.48%) Juniper
6 9 (31.03%) VPN
6 9 (31.03%) Wireless
7 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
7 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
7 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (20.69%) Aruba
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) Computacenter
10 4 (13.79%) Sourcefire
10 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
10 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
10 4 (13.79%) DNS
10 4 (13.79%) SLA
10 4 (13.79%) CCDP
10 4 (13.79%) CCIE
10 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 4 (13.79%) Meraki
10 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
10 4 (13.79%) Presales
10 4 (13.79%) Service Design
10 4 (13.79%) Fault Management
10 4 (13.79%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) LAN
3 10 (34.48%) WAN
4 9 (31.03%) VPN
4 9 (31.03%) Wireless
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (13.79%) DNS
6 4 (13.79%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.90%) WLAN
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.45%) IPsec
8 1 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless Network Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Designer
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Fault Management
2 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.79%) Presales
2 4 (13.79%) Service Design
3 3 (10.34%) Network Management
3 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCNA
3 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) CCDP
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE
5 3 (10.34%) CCSA
6 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Juniper
3 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Aruba
5 5 (17.24%) Computacenter
6 4 (13.79%) Meraki
6 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
6 4 (13.79%) Sourcefire
7 3 (10.34%) F5
7 3 (10.34%) IronPort
7 3 (10.34%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) ScanSafe
7 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) VMware