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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 386 394 389
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 27 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.080% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% 0.54% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 7
Average daily rate
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£444 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £273 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +12.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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
3895 3729 3430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.36% 15.00% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2721 2422 2163
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 £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 89 119
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -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 25 November 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 25 November 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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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
Hounslow - 4 - -
City of London +24 3 £413 -5.71% 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (90.32%) Cisco
3 51 (82.26%) CCNP
4 41 (66.13%) WAN
5 40 (64.52%) LAN
6 32 (51.61%) CCIE
7 24 (38.71%) Firewall
8 18 (29.03%) CCNA
8 18 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (27.42%) Network Design
10 16 (25.81%) CCDA
10 16 (25.81%) Juniper
11 15 (24.19%) VPN
12 14 (22.58%) Wireless
12 14 (22.58%) BGP
12 14 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (22.58%) F5
13 13 (20.97%) MPLS
14 12 (19.35%) OSPF
14 12 (19.35%) VoIP
15 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
16 10 (16.13%) CheckPoint
16 10 (16.13%) CCVP
17 9 (14.52%) IP Telephony
17 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
17 9 (14.52%) Unified Communications
18 8 (12.90%) Network Architecture
18 8 (12.90%) Nokia
18 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
18 8 (12.90%) Riverbed

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 41 (66.13%) WAN
2 40 (64.52%) LAN
3 24 (38.71%) Firewall
4 18 (29.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (24.19%) VPN
6 14 (22.58%) Wireless
6 14 (22.58%) BGP
6 14 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (20.97%) MPLS
8 12 (19.35%) OSPF
8 12 (19.35%) VoIP
9 9 (14.52%) IP Telephony
9 9 (14.52%) Unified Communications
10 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
11 7 (11.29%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (11.29%) Network Security
11 7 (11.29%) WLAN
12 6 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (8.06%) Wireshark
13 5 (8.06%) Cisco IPT
General
1 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Retail
5 2 (3.23%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Architect
2 16 (25.81%) Network Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) Consultant
3 13 (20.97%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Network Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Sales Consultant
6 5 (8.06%) Network Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Network Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Administrator
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Network Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Network Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Network Design Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Network Designer
8 2 (3.23%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) FlexPod
1 4 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Network Design
2 11 (17.74%) Service Delivery
3 8 (12.90%) Network Architecture
3 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.29%) Migration
4 7 (11.29%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
6 5 (8.06%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (6.45%) Change Control
7 4 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.84%) MODAF
8 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.84%) Validation
8 3 (4.84%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.84%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (82.26%) CCNP
3 32 (51.61%) CCIE
4 18 (29.03%) CCNA
5 16 (25.81%) CCDA
6 10 (16.13%) CCVP
7 7 (11.29%) CCIP
8 6 (9.68%) CCDE
9 4 (6.45%) CCA
9 4 (6.45%) CCSP
9 4 (6.45%) CCSA
9 4 (6.45%) CCSE
10 2 (3.23%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.23%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.61%) MCITP
11 1 (1.61%) Degree
11 1 (1.61%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (90.32%) Cisco
2 16 (25.81%) Juniper
3 14 (22.58%) F5
4 10 (16.13%) CheckPoint
5 8 (12.90%) Nokia
5 8 (12.90%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
6 5 (8.06%) EMC
6 5 (8.06%) Websense
6 5 (8.06%) Aruba
7 4 (6.45%) Tandberg
8 3 (4.84%) HP
8 3 (4.84%) Mercator
8 3 (4.84%) Remedy
9 2 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (3.23%) Genesys
9 2 (3.23%) Cramer
9 2 (3.23%) Mitel
10 1 (1.61%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.61%) Blue Coat