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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 74 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing CCNP 26 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 1.00% 2.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.76% 9.09% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 12
Average daily rate
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£360 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £356 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.29 £42.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-2.84% +27.81%
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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
221 121 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.28% 10.95% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 77 81
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £255 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Average hourly rate £16.51 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £14.50 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £15.50 £36.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Cisco
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 22 (52.38%) CCNA
3 17 (40.48%) BGP
4 16 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (35.71%) F5
5 15 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (33.33%) Network Security
6 14 (33.33%) DMZ
7 13 (30.95%) EIGRP
7 13 (30.95%) Internet
7 13 (30.95%) WAN
8 12 (28.57%) MPLS
8 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
9 11 (26.19%) Network Design
9 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
9 11 (26.19%) CCDP
9 11 (26.19%) HP
10 9 (21.43%) CCIE
10 9 (21.43%) WLAN
10 9 (21.43%) Lisp
10 9 (21.43%) TippingPoint
11 8 (19.05%) Blue Coat
11 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (19.05%) BMC
11 8 (19.05%) OPNET
12 7 (16.67%) VMware
13 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (14.29%) Migration

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Project
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (52.38%) Firewall
2 17 (40.48%) BGP
3 16 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (33.33%) Network Security
5 14 (33.33%) DMZ
6 13 (30.95%) Internet
6 13 (30.95%) WAN
6 13 (30.95%) EIGRP
7 12 (28.57%) MPLS
8 9 (21.43%) WLAN
9 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (14.29%) OSPF
11 5 (11.90%) DMVPN
12 4 (9.52%) LAN
13 3 (7.14%) RSVP
13 3 (7.14%) VRRP
13 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
1 2 (4.76%) Informix
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Designer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Designer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.76%) Wiki
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.76%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 11 (26.19%) Network Design
3 6 (14.29%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.38%) Data Security
8 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Lisp
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) CCNA
3 11 (26.19%) CCDP
4 9 (21.43%) CCIE
5 5 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) BC Cleared
6 3 (7.14%) JNCIP
6 3 (7.14%) JNCIE
6 3 (7.14%) CCSP
6 3 (7.14%) CISSP
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.76%) CCDA
7 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
2 2 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) OPNET
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (35.71%) F5
3 11 (26.19%) HP
3 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
4 9 (21.43%) TippingPoint
5 8 (19.05%) Blue Coat
5 8 (19.05%) BMC
6 7 (16.67%) VMware
7 5 (11.90%) Motorola
7 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.90%) Juniper
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
9 3 (7.14%) Remedy
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle
10 2 (4.76%) Intel
10 2 (4.76%) Nortel
10 2 (4.76%) Citrix
11 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £270 - £280 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago