The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 222 242 304
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +62
Contract jobs citing CCNP 202 179 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.91% 0.76% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.63% 4.59% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 85 41
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Average hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.45 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £57.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-47.36% +125.74%
CCNP
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
3585 3896 3381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.10% 16.48% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2306 2620 2045
Average daily rate £413 £410 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +0.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 114 111
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.79 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in London

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCNP across the London region.

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in London

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in London

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the London region.

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in London

CCNP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

CCNP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

CCNP
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 CCNP within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +21 51 £388 +19.23% 17
Hounslow - 5 £413 -
Ilford - 4 £500 -
New Malden - 4 - -
Feltham - 3 £165 -
Brentford - 1 £350 -
Bromley - 1 £173 -
Enfield - 1 £450 -
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 452 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 415 (91.81%) Cisco
3 278 (61.50%) Firewall
4 179 (39.60%) Juniper
5 159 (35.18%) F5
6 158 (34.96%) BGP
7 141 (31.19%) Cisco ASA
8 139 (30.75%) CheckPoint
9 138 (30.53%) OSPF
9 138 (30.53%) CCNA
10 137 (30.31%) LAN
11 132 (29.20%) WAN
12 130 (28.76%) MPLS
13 113 (25.00%) Finance
14 107 (23.67%) CCIE
15 105 (23.23%) VPN
16 101 (22.35%) Cisco Nexus
17 100 (22.12%) Network Security
18 84 (18.58%) Wireless
19 83 (18.36%) VMware
20 81 (17.92%) EIGRP
21 67 (14.82%) Load Balancing
22 65 (14.38%) Blue Coat
23 64 (14.16%) ITIL
24 61 (13.50%) Citrix
25 59 (13.05%) Cisco IOS
26 58 (12.83%) TCP/IP
27 57 (12.61%) Banking
27 57 (12.61%) Multicast
28 53 (11.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (2.65%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.11%) Lync
4 4 (0.88%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.66%) IIS
5 3 (0.66%) Apache
5 3 (0.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.66%) MS Office
3 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.33%) Office 365
2 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.11%) SaaS
3 3 (0.66%) PaaS
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 278 (61.50%) Firewall
2 158 (34.96%) BGP
3 141 (31.19%) Cisco ASA
4 138 (30.53%) OSPF
5 137 (30.31%) LAN
6 132 (29.20%) WAN
7 130 (28.76%) MPLS
8 105 (23.23%) VPN
9 101 (22.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 100 (22.12%) Network Security
11 84 (18.58%) Wireless
12 81 (17.92%) EIGRP
13 59 (13.05%) Cisco IOS
14 58 (12.83%) TCP/IP
15 57 (12.61%) Multicast
16 53 (11.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 52 (11.50%) DNS
18 50 (11.06%) VoIP
19 46 (10.18%) DHCP
20 43 (9.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.77%) MySQL
1 8 (1.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.66%) Big Data
2 3 (0.66%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.66%) JIRA
2 1 (0.22%) Ant
2 1 (0.22%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.22%) Gerrit
General
1 113 (25.00%) Finance
2 57 (12.61%) Banking
3 30 (6.64%) Investment Banking
4 27 (5.97%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.33%) Spanish Language
6 5 (1.11%) Back Office
6 5 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.66%) Retail
7 3 (0.66%) Games
7 3 (0.66%) Advertising
7 3 (0.66%) Publishing
8 2 (0.44%) German Language
8 2 (0.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 274 (60.62%) Network Engineer
2 43 (9.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 39 (8.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 35 (7.74%) Consultant
5 30 (6.64%) Security Engineer
6 27 (5.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 26 (5.75%) Support Engineer
8 24 (5.31%) Network Security Engineer
9 22 (4.87%) Architect
9 22 (4.87%) Voice Engineer
10 16 (3.54%) Network Support
11 15 (3.32%) Analyst
12 13 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (2.88%) Operations Engineer
13 12 (2.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
13 12 (2.65%) Network Analyst
13 12 (2.65%) Network Support Engineer
14 11 (2.43%) Network Specialist
14 11 (2.43%) Network Security Specialist
14 11 (2.43%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.77%) Web Services
2 4 (0.88%) REST
2 4 (0.88%) XMPP
3 3 (0.66%) SOAP
3 3 (0.66%) XML
3 3 (0.66%) JSON
4 2 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (0.44%) CGI
5 1 (0.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (2.43%) Thin Client
3 11 (2.43%) Fat Client
4 7 (1.55%) PKI
4 7 (1.55%) FlexPod
4 7 (1.55%) Hedge funds
5 6 (1.33%) NHS
6 5 (1.11%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.11%) Handset
7 4 (0.88%) Eurex
7 4 (0.88%) Celerra
7 4 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.88%) PDA
7 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.88%) CLARiiON
8 3 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.66%) Interactive TV
8 3 (0.66%) IVR
8 3 (0.66%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.84%) Windows
2 47 (10.40%) Linux
3 16 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (3.32%) UNIX
5 8 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.55%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.88%) CentOS
7 4 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.66%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.66%) Android
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) Solaris
9 1 (0.22%) SUSE
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (14.82%) Load Balancing
2 64 (14.16%) ITIL
3 50 (11.06%) Network Design
4 40 (8.85%) E-Commerce
5 39 (8.63%) Low Latency
6 28 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 21 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
8 18 (3.98%) Incident Management
8 18 (3.98%) Network Management
9 17 (3.76%) Change Management
10 16 (3.54%) Project Management
11 15 (3.32%) Mentoring
12 14 (3.10%) Service Management
13 10 (2.21%) ITIL V3
13 10 (2.21%) Migration
13 10 (2.21%) CRM
14 9 (1.99%) Change Control
15 8 (1.77%) Business Development
15 8 (1.77%) Network Planning
15 8 (1.77%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.76%) SQL
2 15 (3.32%) Perl
3 14 (3.10%) C
4 13 (2.88%) Python
5 4 (0.88%) Java
6 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.22%) Ruby
8 1 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 452 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 138 (30.53%) CCNA
3 107 (23.67%) CCIE
4 31 (6.86%) CCSE
5 27 (5.97%) Degree
6 25 (5.53%) Security Cleared
7 23 (5.09%) CCDP
8 20 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (4.20%) SC Cleared
10 15 (3.32%) JNCIS
10 15 (3.32%) MCSE
10 15 (3.32%) CISSP
11 12 (2.65%) JNCIP
11 12 (2.65%) JNCIA
11 12 (2.65%) CCVP
12 11 (2.43%) CCSA
13 10 (2.21%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (1.99%) CCIP
14 9 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (1.77%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.87%) SLA
2 8 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.88%) GPG13
4 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 45 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.42%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.32%) vSphere
4 12 (2.65%) ProxySG
5 7 (1.55%) XenServer
5 7 (1.55%) vCloud
6 6 (1.33%) XenApp
7 5 (1.11%) Snort
7 5 (1.11%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.88%) Squid
9 3 (0.66%) NFS
9 3 (0.66%) Xen
9 3 (0.66%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.44%) UAG
10 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.44%) Firmware
11 1 (0.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (5.09%) RANCID
2 21 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (1.99%) Puppet
3 9 (1.99%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (1.33%) OpenNMS
5 4 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (0.88%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.88%) OPNET
6 3 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
6 3 (0.66%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.44%) NetCrunch
7 2 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.22%) Nagios
8 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.22%) Cisco IPCC
8 1 (0.22%) SCCM
8 1 (0.22%) SCOM
8 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 415 (91.81%) Cisco
2 179 (39.60%) Juniper
3 159 (35.18%) F5
4 139 (30.75%) CheckPoint
5 83 (18.36%) VMware
6 65 (14.38%) Blue Coat
7 61 (13.50%) Citrix
8 44 (9.73%) SolarWinds
9 41 (9.07%) Infoblox
10 33 (7.30%) Microsoft
11 31 (6.86%) Riverbed
12 30 (6.64%) Fortinet
13 27 (5.97%) HP
14 16 (3.54%) Brocade
15 13 (2.88%) Red Hat
16 12 (2.65%) Imperva
17 11 (2.43%) Dell
18 10 (2.21%) IBM
19 9 (1.99%) BT
19 9 (1.99%) Sourcefire
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
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Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago