The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 56 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Contract jobs citing CCNA 17 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.86% 1.22% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.09% 3.67% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£288 £256 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% -24.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £305 £296
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -30.00%
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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 Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 327 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.59% 33.30% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 143 98
Average daily rate £375 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £234 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 7
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.84 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -19.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
3 12 (52.17%) Telecoms
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 8 (34.78%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
5 7 (30.43%) VoIP
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (21.74%) Huawei
7 5 (21.74%) LTE
7 5 (21.74%) 4G
7 5 (21.74%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (21.74%) 3G
7 5 (21.74%) 2G
7 5 (21.74%) MS Office
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) HNC
7 5 (21.74%) HND
7 5 (21.74%) VPN
8 4 (17.39%) Sun
8 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) PPP
8 4 (17.39%) HP
8 4 (17.39%) Sun Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Firewall
2 7 (30.43%) VoIP
3 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 5 (21.74%) 3G
3 5 (21.74%) 2G
3 5 (21.74%) LTE
3 5 (21.74%) 4G
3 5 (21.74%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (17.39%) xDSL
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
4 4 (17.39%) PPP
4 4 (17.39%) DSLAM
4 4 (17.39%) ATM
4 4 (17.39%) Broadband
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
6 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Customer Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Network Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Network Support
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Service Management
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (69.57%) CCNP
3 6 (26.09%) Degree
4 5 (21.74%) HNC
4 5 (21.74%) HND
5 4 (17.39%) Sun Certification
5 4 (17.39%) SCSA
6 2 (8.70%) CCENT
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
7 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Huawei
4 4 (17.39%) Veritas
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Sun
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.35%) Nokia
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (4.35%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) Meraki
7 1 (4.35%) VMware