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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 98 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing CCNA 53 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.78% 0.72% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.37% 4.43% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 8
Median daily rate £310 £293 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.81% -6.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £241 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £428 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -
CCNA
UK

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
719 497 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.19% 16.37% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 257 236
Median daily rate £335 £347 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 20
Median hourly rate £37.75 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.27% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CCNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

CCNA Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Renfrewshire -20 18 £300 -13.18%
Glasgow +12 10 £350 +53.84% 5
Edinburgh -8 7 - - 1
West Lothian +7 2 - -
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
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CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (89.19%) Cisco
3 58 (78.38%) CCNP
4 34 (45.95%) Firewall
5 33 (44.59%) SC Cleared
5 33 (44.59%) Security Cleared
6 28 (37.84%) CheckPoint
7 27 (36.49%) HP
8 26 (35.14%) Network Security
9 22 (29.73%) F5
10 20 (27.03%) Load Balancing
11 19 (25.68%) Network Management
12 18 (24.32%) Fortinet
13 17 (22.97%) Juniper
13 17 (22.97%) Internet
14 16 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (21.62%) QA
14 16 (21.62%) TippingPoint
14 16 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 16 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 15 (20.27%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (20.27%) SNMP
16 13 (17.57%) WAN
16 13 (17.57%) OSPF
16 13 (17.57%) OpenStack
16 13 (17.57%) Data Privacy
16 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
17 12 (16.22%) LAN
17 12 (16.22%) Requirements Management

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.70%) CICS
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) Firewall
2 26 (35.14%) Network Security
3 17 (22.97%) Internet
4 16 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 16 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (20.27%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (20.27%) SNMP
6 13 (17.57%) OSPF
6 13 (17.57%) WAN
7 12 (16.22%) LAN
8 9 (12.16%) FTP
9 8 (10.81%) BGP
9 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
10 7 (9.46%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.76%) MPLS
11 5 (6.76%) SAN
11 5 (6.76%) VLAN
11 5 (6.76%) VPN
11 5 (6.76%) Wireless
12 4 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (12.16%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.05%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.05%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (68.92%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Consultant
3 10 (13.51%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Build Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Network Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Verification Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Firewall Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Network Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Network Architect
8 5 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Check Point Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Data Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Firewall Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) Cisco Network Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
1 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
1 5 (6.76%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) JSP
3 1 (1.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (17.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.05%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 2 (2.70%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Load Balancing
2 19 (25.68%) Network Management
3 16 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (17.57%) Data Privacy
5 12 (16.22%) Requirements Management
6 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.76%) Network Architecture
7 5 (6.76%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
8 3 (4.05%) Escalation Management
8 3 (4.05%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.05%) High Availability
8 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.05%) Migration
8 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.05%) Time Management
9 2 (2.70%) Identity Management
9 2 (2.70%) Information Security
9 2 (2.70%) Network Design
9 2 (2.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) C
2 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.05%) C#
3 3 (4.05%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) VB
4 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (78.38%) CCNP
3 33 (44.59%) SC Cleared
3 33 (44.59%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.16%) CCIE
5 5 (6.76%) ISTQB
5 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (5.41%) CCSA
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.70%) CISA
7 2 (2.70%) CISM
7 2 (2.70%) CISSP
7 2 (2.70%) CWNE
7 2 (2.70%) Degree
7 2 (2.70%) ISEB
7 2 (2.70%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.70%) MCITP
7 2 (2.70%) MCP
7 2 (2.70%) MCSE
8 1 (1.35%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.62%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Netcool
2 6 (8.11%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (89.19%) Cisco
2 28 (37.84%) CheckPoint
3 27 (36.49%) HP
4 22 (29.73%) F5
5 18 (24.32%) Fortinet
6 17 (22.97%) Juniper
7 16 (21.62%) TippingPoint
8 5 (6.76%) Riverbed
9 4 (5.41%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.05%) Intel Security
10 3 (4.05%) Oracle
11 2 (2.70%) Avaya
11 2 (2.70%) VMware
12 1 (1.35%) Aruba
12 1 (1.35%) Brocade