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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 78 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing CCNP 28 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 1.40% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 9.93% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.29 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +73.07%
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
249 141 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.95% 14.07% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 92 69
Average daily rate £388 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.38 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (76.60%) Firewall
3 27 (57.45%) CCNA
4 21 (44.68%) Network Security
5 19 (40.43%) WAN
6 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (31.91%) Internet
7 15 (31.91%) Load Balancing
8 13 (27.66%) MPLS
9 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
9 12 (25.53%) DMZ
9 12 (25.53%) F5
10 10 (21.28%) BGP
10 10 (21.28%) VMware
11 9 (19.15%) Ethernet
11 9 (19.15%) CCIE
11 9 (19.15%) FCoE
11 9 (19.15%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 8 (17.02%) DDoS Mitigation
12 8 (17.02%) LAN
12 8 (17.02%) EIGRP
12 8 (17.02%) HP
12 8 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (14.89%) CCDP
14 6 (12.77%) SAN
14 6 (12.77%) OSPF
14 6 (12.77%) Windows
14 6 (12.77%) Linux

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 36 (76.60%) Firewall
2 21 (44.68%) Network Security
3 19 (40.43%) WAN
4 16 (34.04%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (31.91%) Internet
6 13 (27.66%) MPLS
7 12 (25.53%) DMZ
8 10 (21.28%) BGP
9 9 (19.15%) Ethernet
9 9 (19.15%) FCoE
9 9 (19.15%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.02%) LAN
10 8 (17.02%) EIGRP
11 6 (12.77%) OSPF
11 6 (12.77%) SAN
12 5 (10.64%) VRRP
12 5 (10.64%) WLAN
12 5 (10.64%) VPN
12 5 (10.64%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
1 1 (2.13%) Informix
General
1 2 (4.26%) Games
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Network Designer
3 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Designer
4 2 (4.26%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Security Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Network Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Architect
4 2 (4.26%) Design Engineer
4 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (4.26%) Analyst
4 2 (4.26%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Life Science
4 1 (2.13%) Wiki
4 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.13%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.02%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Migration
4 4 (8.51%) Network Design
5 3 (6.38%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) Change Management
5 3 (6.38%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Lisp
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (57.45%) CCNA
3 9 (19.15%) CCIE
4 7 (14.89%) CCDP
5 5 (10.64%) CCSP
5 5 (10.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.51%) CISSP
7 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) MCSE
8 2 (4.26%) Degree
8 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.26%) CCDA
9 1 (2.13%) CCVP
9 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) NFS
1 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) OPNET
1 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.13%) Opsview
3 1 (2.13%) Graphite
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.13%) Cacti
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) CheckPoint
2 12 (25.53%) F5
3 10 (21.28%) VMware
4 8 (17.02%) HP
5 5 (10.64%) IBM
5 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.51%) Aruba
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.51%) TippingPoint
6 4 (8.51%) BMC
7 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
7 3 (6.38%) Juniper
7 3 (6.38%) Meraki
8 2 (4.26%) Intel
8 2 (4.26%) Nortel
8 2 (4.26%) Citrix
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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