The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 118 122 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing CCNA 16 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.42% 1.86% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £171 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £434 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 £11.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -65.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.01 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+25.78% -14.63%
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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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
468 592 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 14.76% 21.60% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 286 189
Average daily rate £330 £348 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 25
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £11.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 5 £400 +119.17% 1
Renfrewshire - 5 - -
Glasgow +3 3 £355 +75.30% 1
Lanarkshire - 2 - -
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CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (84.62%) Cisco
3 27 (69.23%) CCNP
4 19 (48.72%) Firewall
5 16 (41.03%) Juniper
6 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 12 (30.77%) ITIL
8 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
9 9 (23.08%) LAN
9 9 (23.08%) VPN
9 9 (23.08%) WAN
10 8 (20.51%) HP
10 8 (20.51%) Windows
10 8 (20.51%) OSPF
10 8 (20.51%) BGP
10 8 (20.51%) Network Security
11 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
11 7 (17.95%) Wireless
11 7 (17.95%) Finance
11 7 (17.95%) CCSA
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (15.38%) CCSE
12 6 (15.38%) Migration
12 6 (15.38%) Change Control
12 6 (15.38%) JNCIS
12 6 (15.38%) TippingPoint
13 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (12.82%) QMS
13 5 (12.82%) Windows 7

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 9 (23.08%) LAN
2 9 (23.08%) WAN
2 9 (23.08%) VPN
3 8 (20.51%) OSPF
3 8 (20.51%) BGP
3 8 (20.51%) Network Security
4 7 (17.95%) Wireless
5 5 (12.82%) IPsec
5 5 (12.82%) MPLS
5 5 (12.82%) RSVP
5 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
6 4 (10.26%) SNMP
7 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (7.69%) VLAN
8 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Military
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Network Architect
3 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Consultant
3 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
4 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) ICT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Support
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support
5 1 (2.56%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) SCADA
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Migration
2 6 (15.38%) Change Control
3 5 (12.82%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (12.82%) Quality Management
3 5 (12.82%) QMS
4 4 (10.26%) Network Design
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.69%) Network Management
6 2 (5.13%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.13%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.56%) Time Management
7 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (69.23%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) CCSA
4 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (15.38%) CCSE
5 6 (15.38%) JNCIS
6 4 (10.26%) CCIE
7 3 (7.69%) MCSE
7 3 (7.69%) MCSA
8 2 (5.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (5.13%) ACSA
8 2 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (5.13%) MCTS
8 2 (5.13%) MCITP
8 2 (5.13%) CCENT
9 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.56%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) Juniper
3 13 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 8 (20.51%) HP
5 6 (15.38%) TippingPoint
6 5 (12.82%) Aruba
6 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) Citrix
8 3 (7.69%) F5
8 3 (7.69%) VMware
9 2 (5.13%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) Apple
10 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.56%) Brocade