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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 414 432 414
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Contract jobs citing CCDA 9 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.013% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.082% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Median daily rate £444 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +45.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 - -
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
3613 3646 3792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.92% 15.60% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2509 2340 2530
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 95 121
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.23 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £15.35 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £52.17 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

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 25 June 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
City of London +34 1 £475 +26.66%
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco
4 7 (63.64%) CCDP
5 6 (54.55%) Juniper
5 6 (54.55%) CCIE
5 6 (54.55%) CCNA
6 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 5 (45.45%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) Blog
8 2 (18.18%) ELK Stack
8 2 (18.18%) Terraform
8 2 (18.18%) New Relic
8 2 (18.18%) Ansible
8 2 (18.18%) DevOps
8 2 (18.18%) Application Performance Management
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Law
8 2 (18.18%) MPLS
8 2 (18.18%) Nokia
8 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) Extranet
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) Junos
4 1 (9.09%) Multicast
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) CentOS
1 2 (18.18%) Fedora
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Application Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) CCDP
4 6 (54.55%) CCIE
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) CCVP
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
5 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 2 (18.18%) New Relic
5 2 (18.18%) Nokia
5 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 2 (18.18%) Splunk