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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 46 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing CCNP 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.67% 1.01% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 3.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £298 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £41.29 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-7.96% -8.24%
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
129 129 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.73% 32.49% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 61 106
Median daily rate £432 £363 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.17% -26.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £205 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £457 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £30.52 £19.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.89% +60.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Preston +2 1 - -
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) FWSM
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) BGP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) FWSM
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Network Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper