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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 23 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing CCNP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.65% 0.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £50.00 £29.59
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +68.97%
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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
36 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.38% 10.19% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 16
Average daily rate £450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) HP ASE
3 1 (25.00%) HP MASE
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia