The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 35 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNA 7 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.52% 1.00% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.56% 6.25% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £230 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -45.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £230 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%
CCNA
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 48 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.19% 15.95% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 19 38
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 23
Average hourly rate £29.53 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.92 £20.00 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Kent

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +4 1 £450 -
West Malling - - - -
Dover - - - -
Faversham - - - -
Maidstone - - - - 1
Sevenoaks - - - -
CCNA
South East

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
4 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) LAN
5 10 (71.43%) WAN
5 10 (71.43%) VMware
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (64.29%) MCSE
6 9 (64.29%) CCNP
6 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
8 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (50.00%) Citrix
8 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (42.86%) MPLS
9 6 (42.86%) OSPF
9 6 (42.86%) BGP
9 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (42.86%) XenApp
9 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
9 6 (42.86%) vSphere
9 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (35.71%) Advertising
11 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (21.43%) Change Management

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
2 10 (71.43%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
3 6 (42.86%) OSPF
3 6 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Network Support
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) BCP
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Information Security
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) MCSE
2 9 (64.29%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) CRISC
4 2 (14.29%) CISA
4 2 (14.29%) CISM
4 2 (14.29%) CISSP
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) XenApp
2 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Xen
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Foglight
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) F5