The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 2 December 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 20 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.75% 1.10% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 7.69% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £36.30
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +7.43%
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 Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.70% 14.36% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 8
Median daily rate £475 £413 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £209 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £640 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

CCNP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Support
2 2 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Project Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint