The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 17 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.11% 2.13% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.21% 5.00% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £275 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.30% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.18%
CCNP
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.69% 42.55% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 14
Average daily rate £370 £340 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £260 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £380 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £16.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -58.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.10 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £30.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 8 (53.33%) SOAP
2 8 (53.33%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 8 (53.33%) LAMP
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 8 (53.33%) JSON
2 8 (53.33%) QA
2 8 (53.33%) CakePHP
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
2 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 8 (53.33%) CentOS
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
2 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
2 8 (53.33%) REST
2 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
2 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) LAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) Multicast
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) VPLS
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MongoDB
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) CakePHP Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Support
5 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) CakePHP
1 8 (53.33%) jQuery
1 8 (53.33%) JSON
1 8 (53.33%) LAMP
1 8 (53.33%) REST
1 8 (53.33%) SOAP
1 8 (53.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) CentOS
1 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO PHP
1 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) HNC
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIE
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Riverbed