The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 77 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 25 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 1.95% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.04% 11.31% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 4
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
CCNP
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
178 283 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.93% 17.29% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 168 101
Median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £491 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.77 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (93.88%) Cisco
3 22 (44.90%) Firewall
4 20 (40.82%) CCNA
4 20 (40.82%) WAN
5 19 (38.78%) LAN
6 18 (36.73%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (34.69%) BGP
8 14 (28.57%) WLAN
9 13 (26.53%) Network Design
9 13 (26.53%) Palo Alto
10 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (22.45%) OSPF
10 11 (22.45%) EIGRP
10 11 (22.45%) CCIE
11 10 (20.41%) VPN
11 10 (20.41%) F5
11 10 (20.41%) Network Security
12 9 (18.37%) Linux
12 9 (18.37%) HP
13 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.29%) SQL
14 7 (14.29%) DNS
14 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
14 7 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
15 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (12.24%) TippingPoint
15 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
15 6 (12.24%) Windows
15 6 (12.24%) PHP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) Firewall
2 20 (40.82%) WAN
3 19 (38.78%) LAN
4 18 (36.73%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (34.69%) BGP
6 14 (28.57%) WLAN
7 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (22.45%) EIGRP
7 11 (22.45%) OSPF
8 10 (20.41%) Network Security
8 10 (20.41%) VPN
9 7 (14.29%) DNS
10 6 (12.24%) DMZ
10 6 (12.24%) Internet
10 6 (12.24%) MPLS
10 6 (12.24%) SSL
11 5 (10.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (10.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (10.20%) VLAN
12 4 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) Informix
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (77.55%) Network Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (36.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Designer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) LAMP
2 3 (6.12%) Ajax
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) ebXML
2 3 (6.12%) REST
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.04%) CCXML
3 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.04%) RFC 2833
3 1 (2.04%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) DataPower
3 3 (6.12%) IVR
3 3 (6.12%) PKI
3 3 (6.12%) Smartcard
4 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) IBM XIV
5 1 (2.04%) Clustering
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Network Design
2 7 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 7 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (10.20%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL
4 4 (8.16%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.12%) Open Source
5 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.08%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.04%) ERP
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) PHP
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.16%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) C++
5 3 (6.12%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) Lisp
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (40.82%) CCNA
3 11 (22.45%) CCIE
4 5 (10.20%) CCDA
5 4 (8.16%) CCDP
5 4 (8.16%) Degree
5 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.12%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (6.12%) MCSE
6 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.12%) RHCE
7 2 (4.08%) CCDE
7 2 (4.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.04%) CCSP
8 1 (2.04%) CISSP
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) HL7
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
1 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) vCloud
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (8.16%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (8.16%) OPNET
3 3 (6.12%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.04%) Ansible
5 1 (2.04%) Cacti
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.04%) Graphite
5 1 (2.04%) Nagios
5 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.04%) Opsview
5 1 (2.04%) Puppet
5 1 (2.04%) Salt
5 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (93.88%) Cisco
2 13 (26.53%) Palo Alto
3 10 (20.41%) F5
4 9 (18.37%) HP
5 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.24%) Motorola
6 6 (12.24%) TippingPoint
6 6 (12.24%) VMware
7 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.20%) Fortinet
7 5 (10.20%) IBM
8 4 (8.16%) BMC
9 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.12%) Splunk
10 2 (4.08%) Dell
10 2 (4.08%) EMC
10 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.08%) ScanSafe
10 2 (4.08%) Veritas