The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 386 376 401
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Contract jobs citing CCDP 26 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.060% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.39% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 18
Average daily rate £365 £438 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.57% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £388 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £488 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £255 £385
% change year-on-year
+32.35% -33.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £22.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+718.18% -49.71%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCDP
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -15 3 £288 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 28 (87.50%) CCNP
3 19 (59.38%) CCIE
3 19 (59.38%) Wireless
4 18 (56.25%) Firewall
5 16 (50.00%) WAN
6 15 (46.88%) VoIP
7 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 14 (43.75%) LAN
7 14 (43.75%) Finance
8 13 (40.63%) Juniper
9 12 (37.50%) OSPF
9 12 (37.50%) CCNA
10 11 (34.38%) DNS
10 11 (34.38%) MPLS
10 11 (34.38%) BGP
10 11 (34.38%) Banking
11 10 (31.25%) F5
12 9 (28.13%) Network Security
12 9 (28.13%) Siemens
13 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 7 (21.88%) Change Management
14 7 (21.88%) Remedy
15 6 (18.75%) EIGRP
15 6 (18.75%) ITIL
15 6 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
15 6 (18.75%) NetScaler
15 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (15.63%) Riverbed

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) Wireless
2 18 (56.25%) Firewall
3 16 (50.00%) WAN
4 15 (46.88%) VoIP
5 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
5 14 (43.75%) LAN
6 12 (37.50%) OSPF
7 11 (34.38%) DNS
7 11 (34.38%) MPLS
7 11 (34.38%) BGP
8 9 (28.13%) Network Security
9 6 (18.75%) EIGRP
9 6 (18.75%) NetScaler
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco IPT
10 5 (15.63%) BGP-4
10 5 (15.63%) Multicast
11 4 (12.50%) ISDN
11 4 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 4 (12.50%) German Language
4 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Voice Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Architect
3 8 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Network Optimisation Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) UNIX
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Change Management
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 4 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.13%) BCP
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (87.50%) CCNP
3 19 (59.38%) CCIE
4 12 (37.50%) CCNA
5 5 (15.63%) CCIP
6 4 (12.50%) Degree
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIP
6 4 (12.50%) CCVP
6 4 (12.50%) VTSP
7 3 (9.38%) CCSA
7 3 (9.38%) CCSE
8 2 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (6.25%) CCDA
8 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
8 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.13%) JNCIS
9 1 (3.13%) JNCIE
9 1 (3.13%) CCSP
9 1 (3.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Juniper
3 10 (31.25%) F5
4 9 (28.13%) Siemens
5 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (21.88%) Remedy
7 5 (15.63%) Riverbed
7 5 (15.63%) HP
8 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
9 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
10 2 (6.25%) Websense
10 2 (6.25%) Nortel
11 1 (3.13%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
11 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.13%) Oracle
11 1 (3.13%) JBoss
11 1 (3.13%) Avaya
11 1 (3.13%) Nokia