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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 382 403 378
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -25
Contract jobs citing CCDP 21 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.092% 0.059% 0.048%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 4
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £268 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £416 £340
% change year-on-year
-15.91% +22.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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
3829 3720 3169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.82% 15.63% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2650 2401 1983
Average daily rate £425 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 83 130
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.78 £11.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 3 £413 +13.79% 3
Hounslow - 2 - - 1
Harrow - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (89.83%) Cisco
3 50 (84.75%) CCNP
4 40 (67.80%) WAN
5 36 (61.02%) LAN
6 34 (57.63%) CCIE
7 23 (38.98%) Firewall
8 20 (33.90%) CCNA
9 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (27.12%) Juniper
10 16 (27.12%) Network Design
11 15 (25.42%) VPN
11 15 (25.42%) BGP
12 14 (23.73%) MPLS
12 14 (23.73%) VoIP
13 13 (22.03%) CCDA
13 13 (22.03%) OSPF
13 13 (22.03%) F5
14 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
14 12 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
16 10 (16.95%) Wireless
16 10 (16.95%) IP Telephony
16 10 (16.95%) CCVP
16 10 (16.95%) Unified Communications
17 9 (15.25%) CheckPoint
18 8 (13.56%) Nokia
18 8 (13.56%) CCIP
18 8 (13.56%) Riverbed
18 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (67.80%) WAN
2 36 (61.02%) LAN
3 23 (38.98%) Firewall
4 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (25.42%) BGP
5 15 (25.42%) VPN
6 14 (23.73%) MPLS
6 14 (23.73%) VoIP
7 13 (22.03%) OSPF
8 12 (20.34%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (16.95%) Unified Communications
9 10 (16.95%) Wireless
9 10 (16.95%) IP Telephony
10 7 (11.86%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
10 7 (11.86%) WLAN
11 6 (10.17%) Ethernet
11 6 (10.17%) Network Security
11 6 (10.17%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (10.17%) IPsec
General
1 11 (18.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Architect
2 15 (25.42%) Network Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (16.95%) Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Network Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Network Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Network Manager
8 4 (6.78%) Network Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.39%) Network Design Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.78%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
1 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Network Design
2 12 (20.34%) Service Delivery
3 8 (13.56%) Network Architecture
4 7 (11.86%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.86%) Project Management
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL
6 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (8.47%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (6.78%) Change Control
8 3 (5.08%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.08%) MODAF
8 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (5.08%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.08%) Validation
9 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (84.75%) CCNP
3 34 (57.63%) CCIE
4 20 (33.90%) CCNA
5 13 (22.03%) CCDA
6 10 (16.95%) CCVP
7 8 (13.56%) CCIP
8 7 (11.86%) CCDE
9 4 (6.78%) CCSA
9 4 (6.78%) CCSE
9 4 (6.78%) CCSP
9 4 (6.78%) CCA
10 2 (3.39%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.39%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.69%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.69%) MCITP
11 1 (1.69%) Degree
11 1 (1.69%) MCSE
11 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 53 (89.83%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) Juniper
3 13 (22.03%) F5
4 9 (15.25%) CheckPoint
5 8 (13.56%) Riverbed
5 8 (13.56%) Nokia
6 6 (10.17%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.47%) Aruba
7 5 (8.47%) Websense
7 5 (8.47%) Tandberg
7 5 (8.47%) EMC
8 3 (5.08%) HP
8 3 (5.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (5.08%) Cramer
8 3 (5.08%) Mercator
8 3 (5.08%) Remedy
9 2 (3.39%) Mitel
9 2 (3.39%) Genesys
10 1 (1.69%) NetApp
10 1 (1.69%) Avaya