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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 50 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNP 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 0.80% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 3.55% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Median daily rate £400 £413 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +46.01%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+14.84% -28.88%
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
140 169 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.96% 22.65% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 65 43
Median daily rate £400 £377 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £518 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £9.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 £400 -3.03% 3
Watford - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
CCNP
East of England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) CCIE
4 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (28.57%) WLAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
5 4 (28.57%) F5
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
7 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
7 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
7 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
7 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP

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 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) WLAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) 3G
5 2 (14.29%) 4G
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) Junos
5 2 (14.29%) LTE
6 1 (7.14%) DWDM
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) WLAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (78.57%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCIE
4 2 (14.29%) CWNA
4 2 (14.29%) CWNE
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
5 1 (7.14%) CCDA
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Aruba
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Brocade
5 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.14%) VMware