The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 408 375 422
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +47
Contract jobs citing CCDA 4 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.099% 0.090% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £550 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £203 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-44.13% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4026 3332 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.62% 15.41% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2690 2001 2314
Average daily rate £410 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 111 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.79 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
CCDA
England

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -11 1 - - 1
Croydon - - - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) CCVP
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) CCDP
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) Dutch Language
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) CCSA
7 1 (11.11%) F5
7 1 (11.11%) FWSM
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 1 (11.11%) TACACS
4 1 (11.11%) FWSM
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Dutch Language
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Principle Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
3 4 (44.44%) CCVP
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (22.22%) CCSA
5 2 (22.22%) CCDP
6 1 (11.11%) CCSP
6 1 (11.11%) CCSE
6 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
6 1 (11.11%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) F5
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