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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 394 390 361
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Contract jobs citing CCDA 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.084% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£438 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
- -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average 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
3599 3592 3009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.04% 16.67% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2438 2270 1858
Average daily rate £425 £415 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 74 122
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.44 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.43 £41.05 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCDA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDA across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CCDA Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hounslow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCDA 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 CCDA.

1 19 (100.00%) CCNA
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 14 (73.68%) CCNP
4 13 (68.42%) CCIE
5 12 (63.16%) CCDP
6 11 (57.89%) WAN
7 7 (36.84%) Juniper
8 6 (31.58%) LAN
8 6 (31.58%) Firewall
9 5 (26.32%) Network Design
9 5 (26.32%) CCDE
9 5 (26.32%) VoIP
9 5 (26.32%) EMC
9 5 (26.32%) CCA
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco UCCE
9 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (21.05%) CCVP
10 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
10 4 (21.05%) Wireless
11 3 (15.79%) VMware
11 3 (15.79%) Retail
11 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
11 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
11 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (15.79%) MODAF
11 3 (15.79%) Nokia
11 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
11 3 (15.79%) VPN
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCDA 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 CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VoIP
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (21.05%) Wireless
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) SAN
7 1 (5.26%) DHCP
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.26%) HTTP
7 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Lead Architect
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) SUSE
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) MODAF
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNA
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (73.68%) CCNP
3 13 (68.42%) CCIE
4 12 (63.16%) CCDP
5 5 (26.32%) CCDE
5 5 (26.32%) CCA
6 4 (21.05%) CCVP
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIA
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
7 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.26%) HP AIS
7 1 (5.26%) HP ASE
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Nokia
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft