The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 85 76 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNA 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.15% 5.26% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 1
Average daily rate £235 £370 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +64.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £315 £311
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.13 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+93.05% -7.02%
CCNA
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
254 171 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.84% 15.03% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 132 88
Average daily rate £411 £374 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.95% +24.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £257 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £13.75 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco
3 17 (70.83%) CCNP
4 13 (54.17%) Firewall
5 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
7 7 (29.17%) FCoE
7 7 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (29.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (29.17%) DDoS Mitigation
7 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
8 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 6 (25.00%) BGP
8 6 (25.00%) EIGRP
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
9 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
9 5 (20.83%) LAN
9 5 (20.83%) VoIP
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) WAN
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) DHCP
10 4 (16.67%) DNS
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 4 (16.67%) MS Office
10 4 (16.67%) MCSE

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (41.67%) Network Security
4 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
4 7 (29.17%) FCoE
4 7 (29.17%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (25.00%) BGP
5 6 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.83%) VoIP
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (12.50%) DMVPN
8 3 (12.50%) WLAN
9 2 (8.33%) MPLS
9 2 (8.33%) OSPF
9 2 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
1 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (8.33%) Security Management
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Lisp
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (70.83%) CCNP
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (16.67%) MCSE
5 3 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (8.33%) CCIE
6 2 (8.33%) CEH
6 2 (8.33%) MCSA
7 1 (4.17%) CCDP
7 1 (4.17%) CCSP
7 1 (4.17%) CISA
7 1 (4.17%) MCITP
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9000
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
2 1 (4.17%) Graphite
2 1 (4.17%) Nagios
2 1 (4.17%) Opsview
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Aruba
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds