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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 70 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNP 16 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.30% 0.41% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.60% 2.90% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £360 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +31.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £312 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £432 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £361 £318
% change year-on-year
-10.03% +13.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £20.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+68.29% -43.05%
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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
186 138 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.10% 14.14% 15.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 89 75
Average daily rate £330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £413 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £62.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (71.43%) CCDP
4 19 (67.86%) Network Design
5 17 (60.71%) WLAN
5 17 (60.71%) HP
5 17 (60.71%) BMC
5 17 (60.71%) TippingPoint
6 14 (50.00%) BGP
6 14 (50.00%) EIGRP
7 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (39.29%) F5
8 11 (39.29%) Lisp
8 11 (39.29%) CCNA
8 11 (39.29%) Retail
9 10 (35.71%) DMZ
10 9 (32.14%) LAN
10 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
10 9 (32.14%) Firewall
10 9 (32.14%) OPNET
11 8 (28.57%) WAN
11 8 (28.57%) DMVPN
12 7 (25.00%) Motorola
13 6 (21.43%) Network Security
13 6 (21.43%) QA
13 6 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 3 (10.71%) OSPF
14 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (60.71%) WLAN
3 14 (50.00%) BGP
3 14 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (35.71%) DMZ
6 9 (32.14%) LAN
6 9 (32.14%) Firewall
7 8 (28.57%) WAN
7 8 (28.57%) DMVPN
8 6 (21.43%) Network Security
8 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (10.71%) OSPF
9 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (7.14%) HSRP
10 2 (7.14%) VPLS
10 2 (7.14%) VPN
10 2 (7.14%) DNS
10 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (39.29%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Network Technician
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Network Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Network Design
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) BCP
3 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
4 1 (3.57%) Data Security
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (71.43%) CCDP
3 11 (39.29%) CCNA
4 2 (7.14%) VCAP
4 2 (7.14%) VCP5
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) CCDA
4 2 (7.14%) CISSP
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.14%) CCSA
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.14%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) CCIE
5 1 (3.57%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) OPNET
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (60.71%) HP
2 17 (60.71%) BMC
2 17 (60.71%) TippingPoint
3 11 (39.29%) F5
4 9 (32.14%) Blue Coat
5 7 (25.00%) Motorola
6 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.14%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 4 days ago