The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 42 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.04% - 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.29 £45.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +35.33%
CCNP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 158 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.43% 31.98% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 86 14
Average daily rate £375 £488 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £263 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £700 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 14
Average hourly rate £30.52 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £83.47 £63.64 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Blackpool - 2 £375 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £451 -
Preston - 1 £145 -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Server Building
3 3 (60.00%) VCP5
3 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) AppSense
3 3 (60.00%) Altiris
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
2 1 (20.00%) DWDM
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (60.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) MCSA
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) VCP4
3 3 (60.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) AppSense
1 3 (60.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) HP