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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 413 384 408
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Contract jobs citing CCDP 6 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.16% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 1.01% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 8
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£388 £438 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3697 3764 3740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.36% 15.70% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2440 2412 2358
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 87 102
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 August 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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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 -7 1 - - 2
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 14 (87.50%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) WAN
5 10 (62.50%) MPLS
5 10 (62.50%) Firewall
6 9 (56.25%) LAN
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (43.75%) ATM
8 7 (43.75%) VPN
8 7 (43.75%) Juniper
8 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
8 7 (43.75%) Frame Relay
9 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
9 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
10 5 (31.25%) VMware
10 5 (31.25%) CCNA
11 4 (25.00%) Intranet
11 4 (25.00%) Internet
11 4 (25.00%) Extranet
11 4 (25.00%) VoIP
11 4 (25.00%) Broadband
11 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
11 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
11 4 (25.00%) VLAN
12 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
12 3 (18.75%) Linux
12 3 (18.75%) Microsoft

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) MPLS
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) LAN
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (43.75%) Frame Relay
5 7 (43.75%) ATM
5 7 (43.75%) VPN
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (25.00%) VoIP
7 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) Broadband
7 4 (25.00%) Intranet
7 4 (25.00%) Internet
7 4 (25.00%) Extranet
8 3 (18.75%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) OSPF
9 2 (12.50%) BGP
9 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Optimisation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (6.25%) MODAF
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (93.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) CCNA
5 3 (18.75%) CCIE
6 2 (12.50%) CCVP
6 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 2 (12.50%) JNCIS
7 1 (6.25%) MCITP
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) NCDA
7 1 (6.25%) CCSE
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.25%) CCSA
7 1 (6.25%) CCSP
7 1 (6.25%) CCDA
7 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Sun
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 2 (12.50%) 3Com
5 2 (12.50%) ProCurve
5 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) ScanSafe
6 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Websense
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Nokia
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix