The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 149 152 136
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing CCDP 8 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.096% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 0.51% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £525 £413 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CCDP
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
586 787 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.65% 18.97% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 434 330
Median daily rate £450 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £535 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 52
Median hourly rate £35.63 £30.15 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% +78.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £47.71 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CCDP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +3 7 £525 +27.27% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 North West region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Network Design
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) CCDA
4 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) CCIE
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (30.00%) F5
6 3 (30.00%) VLAN
7 2 (20.00%) MPLS
7 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) IPsec

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (10.00%) PBX
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (10.00%) X.21
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Migration Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCDA
3 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint
4 1 (10.00%) VMware