The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 383 387 390
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing CCDP 28 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.094% 0.062%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.63% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 7
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
CCDP
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
3904 3674 3367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.30% 14.94% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2716 2385 2138
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 88 108
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCDP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCDP across the London region.

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in London

CCDP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDP across the London region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

CCDP Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCDP across the London region.

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCDP
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 CCDP within the London region over the 3 months to 20 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 4 - -
City of London +11 3 £413 -2.94% 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (90.16%) Cisco
3 50 (81.97%) CCNP
4 40 (65.57%) LAN
4 40 (65.57%) WAN
5 32 (52.46%) CCIE
6 23 (37.70%) Firewall
7 18 (29.51%) CCNA
7 18 (29.51%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (27.87%) Network Design
9 16 (26.23%) CCDA
9 16 (26.23%) Juniper
10 15 (24.59%) VPN
11 14 (22.95%) Wireless
11 14 (22.95%) BGP
11 14 (22.95%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (22.95%) F5
12 13 (21.31%) MPLS
13 12 (19.67%) OSPF
13 12 (19.67%) VoIP
14 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
15 10 (16.39%) CheckPoint
15 10 (16.39%) CCVP
16 9 (14.75%) IP Telephony
16 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
16 9 (14.75%) Unified Communications
17 8 (13.11%) Nokia
17 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
17 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
18 7 (11.48%) Cisco PIX

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 40 (65.57%) LAN
1 40 (65.57%) WAN
2 23 (37.70%) Firewall
3 18 (29.51%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (24.59%) VPN
5 14 (22.95%) BGP
5 14 (22.95%) Wireless
5 14 (22.95%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (21.31%) MPLS
7 12 (19.67%) OSPF
7 12 (19.67%) VoIP
8 9 (14.75%) IP Telephony
8 9 (14.75%) Unified Communications
9 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
10 7 (11.48%) WLAN
10 7 (11.48%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (11.48%) Network Security
11 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (8.20%) Cisco IPT
12 5 (8.20%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.64%) German Language
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Architect
2 15 (24.59%) Network Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (21.31%) Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Sales Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Network Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Network Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Network Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Network Design Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Designer
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (6.56%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.92%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Network Design
2 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.11%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.48%) Network Architecture
4 7 (11.48%) Migration
4 7 (11.48%) Project Management
5 6 (9.84%) ITIL
6 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.20%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (6.56%) Change Control
7 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.92%) Validation
8 3 (4.92%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (4.92%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.92%) MODAF
8 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (81.97%) CCNP
3 32 (52.46%) CCIE
4 18 (29.51%) CCNA
5 16 (26.23%) CCDA
6 10 (16.39%) CCVP
7 7 (11.48%) CCIP
8 6 (9.84%) CCDE
9 4 (6.56%) CCSA
9 4 (6.56%) CCSE
9 4 (6.56%) CCSP
9 4 (6.56%) CCA
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.64%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.64%) MCITP
10 1 (1.64%) Degree
10 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 55 (90.16%) Cisco
2 16 (26.23%) Juniper
3 14 (22.95%) F5
4 10 (16.39%) CheckPoint
5 8 (13.11%) Nokia
6 7 (11.48%) Riverbed
7 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.20%) Aruba
7 5 (8.20%) Websense
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
8 4 (6.56%) Tandberg
9 3 (4.92%) Mercator
9 3 (4.92%) Remedy
9 3 (4.92%) HP
10 2 (3.28%) Genesys
10 2 (3.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (3.28%) Cramer
10 2 (3.28%) Mitel
11 1 (1.64%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.64%) ProCurve