The first table below looks at the demand for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 61 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Contract jobs citing CCNA 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.31% 1.29% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.83% 6.56% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £265 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £265 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.69 £27.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-9.40% +21.11%
Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
240 61 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 36.70% 19.68% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 23 49
Average daily rate £245 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £261 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
CCNA
England

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the North East

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

CCNA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) WAAS
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) WAAS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft