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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 399 423 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing CCDA 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.008% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.053% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-22.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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
3850 3771 3790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.69% 14.93% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2552 2398 2289
Average daily rate £425 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 84 134
Average hourly rate £19.93 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.44% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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
New Malden - 1 - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) CCNA
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) CCDP
3 13 (61.90%) CCNP
4 11 (52.38%) Wireless
5 10 (47.62%) CCIE
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) Juniper
7 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 7 (33.33%) WAN
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) VoIP
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
10 4 (19.05%) CCVP
10 4 (19.05%) Network Design
10 4 (19.05%) Wireless Security
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
11 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (14.29%) Retail
11 3 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
11 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
11 3 (14.29%) MODAF
11 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
11 3 (14.29%) SAN
11 3 (14.29%) Nokia
11 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (52.38%) Wireless
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) VoIP
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless Security
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (4.76%) DNS
9 1 (4.76%) DHCP
9 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.76%) HTTP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Technical Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) SUSE
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
1 4 (19.05%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) MODAF
2 3 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (80.95%) CCNA
3 13 (61.90%) CCDP
3 13 (61.90%) CCNP
4 10 (47.62%) CCIE
5 4 (19.05%) CCVP
6 2 (9.52%) CCA
6 2 (9.52%) CCDE
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Juniper
3 3 (14.29%) Nokia
3 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Remedy
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) VMware