The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 78 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 18 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.11% 0.79% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.66% 6.21% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
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£325 - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £28.55
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +75.16%
CCNP
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
235 161 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.49% 12.80% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 69 47
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.75 £22.38 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
CCNP
North West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (95.12%) Cisco
3 27 (65.85%) Juniper
3 27 (65.85%) BGP
4 26 (63.41%) VPN
5 25 (60.98%) CCNA
5 25 (60.98%) MPLS
5 25 (60.98%) OSPF
6 23 (56.10%) CCIE
6 23 (56.10%) Cisco IOS
7 22 (53.66%) BT
8 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
9 20 (48.78%) JNCIA
9 20 (48.78%) IPv6
9 20 (48.78%) Linux
10 19 (46.34%) UNIX
10 19 (46.34%) Broadband
10 19 (46.34%) Ethernet
10 19 (46.34%) IPv4
10 19 (46.34%) CCIP
10 19 (46.34%) L2TP
10 19 (46.34%) RSVP
10 19 (46.34%) VRRP
10 19 (46.34%) JNCIP
10 19 (46.34%) BT 21CN
10 19 (46.34%) HSRP
10 19 (46.34%) Junos
11 12 (29.27%) WAN
11 12 (29.27%) LAN
12 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (2.44%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) BGP
2 26 (63.41%) VPN
3 25 (60.98%) MPLS
3 25 (60.98%) OSPF
4 23 (56.10%) Cisco IOS
5 20 (48.78%) IPv6
6 19 (46.34%) Broadband
6 19 (46.34%) Ethernet
6 19 (46.34%) BT 21CN
6 19 (46.34%) L2TP
6 19 (46.34%) RSVP
6 19 (46.34%) VRRP
6 19 (46.34%) Junos
6 19 (46.34%) IPv4
6 19 (46.34%) HSRP
7 12 (29.27%) WAN
7 12 (29.27%) LAN
8 10 (24.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (19.51%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (19.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) DB2
1 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
General
1 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) IP Engineer
2 20 (48.78%) Operations Engineer
3 19 (46.34%) Implementation Engineer
4 12 (29.27%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Network Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Network Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (4.88%) IP Network Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) Wireless Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Network Design Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Project Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Network Design
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL
2 3 (7.32%) Project Management
3 2 (4.88%) Network Management
3 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.44%) CRM
4 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.44%) ERP
4 1 (2.44%) Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (2.44%) Change Management
4 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (60.98%) CCNA
3 23 (56.10%) CCIE
4 20 (48.78%) JNCIA
5 19 (46.34%) CCIP
5 19 (46.34%) JNCIP
6 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
6 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.44%) HP MASE
7 1 (2.44%) CCSE
7 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 27 (65.85%) Juniper
3 22 (53.66%) BT
4 5 (12.20%) Nortel
4 5 (12.20%) Avaya
5 4 (9.76%) WatchGuard
6 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.88%) Meraki
7 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 2 (4.88%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) Motorola
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.44%) Brocade
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
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