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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 80 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.54% 0.77% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.95% 4.23% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 9
Median daily rate £325 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +29.41%

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
152 260 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.69% 18.26% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 174 142
Median daily rate £400 £400 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 1
Median hourly rate £12.38 £21.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.44% +95.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +110.81%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (85.71%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (39.29%) BGP
4 11 (39.29%) CCNA
4 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (32.14%) LAN
5 9 (32.14%) WLAN
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 8 (28.57%) F5
7 7 (25.00%) Network Design
7 7 (25.00%) OSPF
7 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (25.00%) CCIE
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) CCDA
9 5 (17.86%) Firewall
10 4 (14.29%) Change Control
10 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 4 (14.29%) VLAN
10 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 4 (14.29%) TippingPoint
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) HP
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (39.29%) BGP
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (39.29%) WAN
3 9 (32.14%) LAN
3 9 (32.14%) WLAN
4 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 7 (25.00%) OSPF
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall
7 4 (14.29%) DMZ
7 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (14.29%) VLAN
8 3 (10.71%) LDAP
8 3 (10.71%) MPLS
8 3 (10.71%) VPN
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (7.14%) DNS
9 2 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Expert
6 2 (7.14%) Network Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Expert
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Ajax
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) ebXML
1 3 (10.71%) LAMP
1 3 (10.71%) REST
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) CCXML
2 1 (3.57%) RFC 2833
2 1 (3.57%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.71%) PKI
1 3 (10.71%) Smartcard
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) DataPower
2 2 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
1 7 (25.00%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) Change Control
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.71%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.57%) Contact Management
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source Development
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) CCNA
3 7 (25.00%) CCIE
4 6 (21.43%) CCDA
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.71%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) MCSE
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.71%) RHCE
7 2 (7.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (7.14%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (7.14%) OPNET
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) F5
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Motorola
4 4 (14.29%) TippingPoint
5 2 (7.14%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.14%) BMC
5 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Avaya
6 1 (3.57%) BT
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Genesys
6 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL