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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 111 120 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing CCNA 23 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.69% 0.29% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 1.43% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £285 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £285 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £285 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.75 £12.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -62.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
464 561 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.94% 20.07% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 272 186
Average daily rate £350 £345 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.77 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.16% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -8 11 £550 - 1
Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Glasgow +8 3 £355 - 3
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
Dundee - 1 £275 -
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CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (88.89%) Cisco
3 32 (71.11%) CCNP
4 23 (51.11%) Firewall
5 16 (35.56%) Juniper
6 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
7 13 (28.89%) ITIL
8 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 11 (24.44%) LAN
10 10 (22.22%) WAN
10 10 (22.22%) Windows
10 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.00%) Network Security
11 9 (20.00%) VPN
11 9 (20.00%) HP
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 8 (17.78%) OSPF
12 8 (17.78%) BGP
12 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) Migration
12 8 (17.78%) CCSA
13 7 (15.56%) Wireless
13 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
13 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
14 6 (13.33%) TippingPoint
14 6 (13.33%) JNCIS
14 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (13.33%) CCSE
14 6 (13.33%) CCIE

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) Firewall
2 11 (24.44%) LAN
3 10 (22.22%) WAN
4 9 (20.00%) VPN
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security
5 8 (17.78%) OSPF
5 8 (17.78%) BGP
6 7 (15.56%) Wireless
7 5 (11.11%) IPsec
7 5 (11.11%) MPLS
7 5 (11.11%) RSVP
7 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 4 (8.89%) SNMP
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.89%) VLAN
9 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Architect
2 6 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) ICT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) SCADA
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Migration
3 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.33%) Change Control
4 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.11%) QMS
4 5 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.67%) Network Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Network Management
6 3 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (71.11%) CCNP
3 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (17.78%) CCSA
6 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
7 6 (13.33%) JNCIS
7 6 (13.33%) CCSE
7 6 (13.33%) MCSA
7 6 (13.33%) CCIE
8 5 (11.11%) MCSE
9 4 (8.89%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (8.89%) ACSA
9 4 (8.89%) A+ Certification
9 4 (8.89%) MCTS
9 4 (8.89%) MCITP
9 4 (8.89%) CCENT
10 2 (4.44%) PMP
10 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.22%) Netcool
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 16 (35.56%) Juniper
3 14 (31.11%) CheckPoint
4 9 (20.00%) HP
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.33%) TippingPoint
7 5 (11.11%) Aruba
8 4 (8.89%) Apple
8 4 (8.89%) Symantec
8 4 (8.89%) VMware
9 3 (6.67%) F5
9 3 (6.67%) Citrix
10 2 (4.44%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.22%) Brocade
11 1 (2.22%) EMC