The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 89 80 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing CCIE 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 2.27% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £320 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £388 £410
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
CCIE
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
267 176 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.97% 15.45% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 135 87
Average daily rate £410 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £245 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CCIE 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 CCIE.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) OSPF
5 5 (55.56%) VRRP
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) HSRP
5 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (44.44%) F5
6 4 (44.44%) MPLS
6 4 (44.44%) Network Design
6 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (44.44%) IPv4
6 4 (44.44%) CCDP
6 4 (44.44%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) CISSP
6 4 (44.44%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) BGP
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) WLAN
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 3 (33.33%) PKI
7 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 3 (33.33%) Riverbed

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing CCIE 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 CCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
4 5 (55.56%) HSRP
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) VRRP
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) IPv4
5 4 (44.44%) MPLS
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
6 3 (33.33%) WLAN
7 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 2 (22.22%) FWSM
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
8 1 (11.11%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Informix
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 2 (22.22%) Games
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (11.11%) Life Science
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCDP
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCSP
4 2 (22.22%) CEH
4 2 (22.22%) CISA
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
5 1 (11.11%) CISMP
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9000
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (22.22%) Cacti
2 2 (22.22%) Graphite
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Opsview
3 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Meraki
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Aruba
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (11.11%) Juniper
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (11.11%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) Veritas