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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 397 401 396
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 11 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.066% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Average daily rate £388 £444 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £338 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £706 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £433 £338
% change year-on-year
-19.07% +28.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
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
3859 3615 3777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.22% 17.05% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2624 2418 2362
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.57 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +37 3 - - 1
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (93.10%) CCNP
3 25 (86.21%) Cisco
4 15 (51.72%) Firewall
5 14 (48.28%) CCIE
6 12 (41.38%) LAN
6 12 (41.38%) WAN
7 9 (31.03%) CCNA
8 8 (27.59%) MPLS
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 7 (24.14%) OSPF
9 7 (24.14%) BGP
9 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
10 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
10 6 (20.69%) Juniper
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
11 5 (17.24%) Presales
11 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
11 5 (17.24%) Riverbed
11 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
11 5 (17.24%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) Nokia
11 5 (17.24%) Project Management
11 5 (17.24%) VPN
12 4 (13.79%) DNS
12 4 (13.79%) VoIP

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 12 (41.38%) LAN
2 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) MPLS
4 7 (24.14%) BGP
4 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
4 7 (24.14%) OSPF
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (17.24%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 4 (13.79%) H.323
7 4 (13.79%) MGCP
7 4 (13.79%) Network Security
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (10.34%) Wireless
9 2 (6.90%) DWDM
9 2 (6.90%) SONET
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Law
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Presales Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Compliance Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Security Compliance Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Presales
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Network Design
3 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Patch Management
4 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) MODAF
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (93.10%) CCNP
3 14 (48.28%) CCIE
4 9 (31.03%) CCNA
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) CCDA
6 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.34%) CCVP
7 3 (10.34%) CISM
7 3 (10.34%) CISSP
8 1 (3.45%) CCIP
8 1 (3.45%) HNC
8 1 (3.45%) HND
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
2 6 (20.69%) Juniper
2 6 (20.69%) Palo Alto
3 5 (17.24%) Nokia
3 5 (17.24%) Riverbed
4 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
6 2 (6.90%) Remedy
7 1 (3.45%) F5