The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 433 418 428
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing CCDA 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.027% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £400 £203
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +97.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CCDA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3845 3600 3822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.87% 16.00% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2726 2318 2596
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £570 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 85 122
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.77% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CCDA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCDA
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCDA across the London region.

CCDA Daily Rate Trend in London

CCDA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCDA across the London region.

CCDA Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCDA 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 London region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) CCNA
2 13 (92.86%) CCNP
3 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 12 (85.71%) WAN
4 11 (78.57%) LAN
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) Juniper
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) VPN
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (42.86%) SAN
6 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 6 (42.86%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) DHCP
6 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
6 6 (42.86%) HTTP
6 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) SUSE
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) JNCIA
6 6 (42.86%) JNCIS
6 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
6 6 (42.86%) Network Security
6 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
6 6 (42.86%) Dell
6 6 (42.86%) Riverbed
6 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) DHCP
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
4 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 6 (42.86%) HTTP
4 6 (42.86%) Network Security
4 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (42.86%) Wireshark
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Blog
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) SUSE
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Fedora
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCNA
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) JNCIA
3 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
3 6 (42.86%) JNCIS
4 5 (35.71%) CCDP
5 2 (14.29%) CCIE
5 2 (14.29%) CCVP
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (21.43%) ProxySG
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 6 (42.86%) Dell
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) Riverbed
3 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Blue Coat
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) New Relic
5 2 (14.29%) Nokia
5 2 (14.29%) Splunk