The table below looks at the statistics for CCIE in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCIE 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 Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
Rank 100 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Contract jobs citing CCIE 6 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 1.05% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 7.54% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £388 £410
% change year-on-year
+12.25% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
CCIE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
246 199 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.58% 13.94% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 89
Average daily rate £400 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 10
Average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% +2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £13.49 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCIE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCIE
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CCIE Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CCIE
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CCIE Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CCIE 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 CCIE.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) F5
4 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
5 3 (27.27%) CCSA
5 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (9.09%) CCDA
7 1 (9.09%) CCDP
7 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
7 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (9.09%) Network Design
7 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 1 (9.09%) Network Management

CCIE
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing CCIE 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 CCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) BIG-IP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Network Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) IP Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCSA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
2 4 (36.36%) F5
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet