The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 26 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing CCNP 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.79% 3.96% 5.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% 22.22% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
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£230 £250 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £21.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+60.46% -40.27%
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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 Ipswich region.

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 30.36% 17.82% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 16
Average daily rate £425 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £385 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% +19.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Cryptography

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Tandberg