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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 387 403 407
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing CCDP 37 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.071% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 0.47% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 0
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£438 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £392
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.75
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
3748 3795 3752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.66% 14.95% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2402 2382 2242
Average daily rate £425 £415 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 106 140
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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
City of London +25 5 £475 +22.58% 1
Harrow - - - - 2
Hayes - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (85.11%) Cisco
3 38 (80.85%) CCNP
4 32 (68.09%) LAN
5 29 (61.70%) WAN
6 23 (48.94%) CCIE
7 19 (40.43%) Wireless
8 17 (36.17%) Firewall
9 15 (31.91%) Juniper
10 14 (29.79%) Network Design
11 10 (21.28%) OSPF
11 10 (21.28%) CCDA
11 10 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (19.15%) F5
12 9 (19.15%) BGP
13 8 (17.02%) Finance
13 8 (17.02%) VoIP
13 8 (17.02%) Network Architecture
14 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (14.89%) WLAN
14 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
14 7 (14.89%) CCNA
15 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
15 6 (12.77%) MPLS
15 6 (12.77%) CCIP
15 6 (12.77%) CCVP
15 6 (12.77%) Banking
16 5 (10.64%) Migration
16 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
16 5 (10.64%) Aruba

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (68.09%) LAN
2 29 (61.70%) WAN
3 19 (40.43%) Wireless
4 17 (36.17%) Firewall
5 10 (21.28%) OSPF
5 10 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (19.15%) BGP
7 8 (17.02%) VoIP
8 7 (14.89%) WLAN
8 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (12.77%) MPLS
10 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications
11 4 (8.51%) Network Security
11 4 (8.51%) Wireless Security
11 4 (8.51%) EIGRP
11 4 (8.51%) VPN
12 3 (6.38%) RIP
12 3 (6.38%) Cisco IPT
12 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.26%) German Language
5 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Consultant
2 13 (27.66%) Architect
3 11 (23.40%) Network Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (14.89%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Network Consultant
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Network Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Network Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) Network Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) Network Design Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Data Centre Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Data Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Implementation Engineer
10 1 (2.13%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Network Design
2 8 (17.02%) Network Architecture
3 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) Migration
4 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.64%) Network Management
5 4 (8.51%) Change Control
5 4 (8.51%) Low Latency
5 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) Change Management
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
6 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.38%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.38%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (6.38%) MODAF
7 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (80.85%) CCNP
3 23 (48.94%) CCIE
4 10 (21.28%) CCDA
5 7 (14.89%) CCNA
6 6 (12.77%) CCIP
6 6 (12.77%) CCVP
7 3 (6.38%) JNCIS
7 3 (6.38%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.13%) CCSE
9 1 (2.13%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds Orion
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (85.11%) Cisco
2 15 (31.91%) Juniper
3 9 (19.15%) F5
4 5 (10.64%) Aruba
5 4 (8.51%) HP
5 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.38%) Websense
6 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.26%) ProCurve
7 2 (4.26%) Remedy
7 2 (4.26%) Avaya
7 2 (4.26%) Nokia
8 1 (2.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.13%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) McAfee
8 1 (2.13%) Cramer