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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 440 408 421
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Contract jobs citing CCDA 5 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.067% 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.43% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 11
Median daily rate £438 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £339 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.48% -42.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 - £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
4078 3684 3812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 15.53% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 2427 2451
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 89
Median hourly rate £19.23 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.83 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
New Malden - 1 - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 7 (58.33%) Juniper
4 7 (58.33%) CCNA
5 6 (50.00%) CCDP
5 6 (50.00%) CCIE
5 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) F5
6 5 (41.67%) LAN
6 5 (41.67%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (33.33%) Network Design
8 3 (25.00%) CCVP
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
8 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (16.67%) Fedora
9 2 (16.67%) ELK Stack
9 2 (16.67%) Terraform
9 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (16.67%) Blog
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
9 2 (16.67%) CentOS
9 2 (16.67%) Splunk

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 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (8.33%) IPsec
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) ELK Stack
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Blog
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) CentOS
2 2 (16.67%) Fedora
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) CCDP
4 6 (50.00%) CCIE
5 3 (25.00%) CCVP
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
6 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (16.67%) New Relic
5 2 (16.67%) Nokia
5 2 (16.67%) Splunk
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (8.33%) VMware