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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 78 85 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing CCNP 23 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.73% 0.086% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.99% 0.78% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
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£350 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 - £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 - £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £57.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-47.36% +125.74%
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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
177 128 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.29% 10.98% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 81 55
Average daily rate £350 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (62.07%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (58.62%) BGP
4 16 (55.17%) CCNA
5 14 (48.28%) EIGRP
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (44.83%) F5
6 13 (44.83%) Network Design
6 13 (44.83%) Firewall
6 13 (44.83%) CCDP
7 12 (41.38%) HP
8 11 (37.93%) MPLS
9 10 (34.48%) Lisp
9 10 (34.48%) WLAN
9 10 (34.48%) TippingPoint
10 9 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 9 (31.03%) Blue Coat
10 9 (31.03%) BMC
10 9 (31.03%) OPNET
11 7 (24.14%) WAN
11 7 (24.14%) LAN
11 7 (24.14%) DMVPN
12 6 (20.69%) OSPF
12 6 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (17.24%) Motorola
13 5 (17.24%) DMZ
13 5 (17.24%) Windows
13 5 (17.24%) CCIE
13 5 (17.24%) Cisco CUCM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (58.62%) BGP
3 14 (48.28%) EIGRP
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (44.83%) Firewall
5 11 (37.93%) MPLS
6 10 (34.48%) WLAN
7 9 (31.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (24.14%) WAN
8 7 (24.14%) LAN
8 7 (24.14%) DMVPN
9 6 (20.69%) OSPF
9 6 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (17.24%) DMZ
11 4 (13.79%) Network Security
12 3 (10.34%) RSVP
12 3 (10.34%) Internet
12 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
12 3 (10.34%) Junos
12 3 (10.34%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Informix
General
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Network Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Network Design Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Design Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Network Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Designer
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Wiki
1 2 (6.90%) IBM XIV
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Network Design
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Change Control
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Data Security
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) BCP
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Lisp
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (55.17%) CCNA
3 13 (44.83%) CCDP
4 5 (17.24%) CCIE
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.34%) CCDA
6 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
6 3 (10.34%) JNCIP
6 3 (10.34%) JNCIE
7 2 (6.90%) CCSA
7 2 (6.90%) CCSE
7 2 (6.90%) VCAP
7 2 (6.90%) VCP5
7 2 (6.90%) CISSP
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (6.90%) MCSE
7 2 (6.90%) MCSA
8 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) OPNET
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (44.83%) F5
3 12 (41.38%) HP
4 10 (34.48%) TippingPoint
5 9 (31.03%) Blue Coat
5 9 (31.03%) BMC
6 5 (17.24%) Motorola
7 4 (13.79%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Juniper
8 3 (10.34%) Remedy
8 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.90%) IBM
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle
9 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (3.45%) Nortel
10 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow