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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 392 384 381
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing CCDP 11 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.049% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.30% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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£399 £438 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £365 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
3495 3681 3252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.77% 16.27% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2260 2532 1932
Average daily rate £413 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 117 130
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -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
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 22 May 2015. 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 - 5 £413 - 1
City of London +9 1 £325 -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 19 (82.61%) CCNP
4 14 (60.87%) WAN
5 13 (56.52%) MPLS
6 12 (52.17%) Firewall
7 11 (47.83%) LAN
7 11 (47.83%) Juniper
8 10 (43.48%) VPN
9 8 (34.78%) CCIE
9 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
10 7 (30.43%) VMware
10 7 (30.43%) CCNA
10 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
11 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
11 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
11 6 (26.09%) VoIP
11 6 (26.09%) Internet
11 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
12 5 (21.74%) Frame Relay
12 5 (21.74%) OSPF
12 5 (21.74%) BGP
12 5 (21.74%) ATM
12 5 (21.74%) VLAN
13 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
13 4 (17.39%) Broadband
13 4 (17.39%) CCIP
13 4 (17.39%) Extranet

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 13 (56.52%) MPLS
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) VPN
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (30.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
7 6 (26.09%) VoIP
7 6 (26.09%) Internet
8 5 (21.74%) Frame Relay
8 5 (21.74%) OSPF
8 5 (21.74%) BGP
8 5 (21.74%) ATM
8 5 (21.74%) VLAN
9 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
9 4 (17.39%) Broadband
9 4 (17.39%) Extranet
9 4 (17.39%) Intranet
10 3 (13.04%) SAN
General
1 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Trainer
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Network Design Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (4.35%) MODAF
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (82.61%) CCNP
3 8 (34.78%) CCIE
4 7 (30.43%) CCNA
5 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) CCIP
7 3 (13.04%) JNCIA
7 3 (13.04%) JNCIS
8 2 (8.70%) CCDE
8 2 (8.70%) Degree
8 2 (8.70%) CCDA
9 1 (4.35%) CCSA
9 1 (4.35%) CCVP
9 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (4.35%) CCA
9 1 (4.35%) CCSP
9 1 (4.35%) MCSE
9 1 (4.35%) CCSE
9 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Juniper
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
5 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) Tandberg
5 2 (8.70%) 3Com
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) ScanSafe
6 1 (4.35%) Cramer
6 1 (4.35%) Websense
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Nokia
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) EMC