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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 99 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing CCNA 49 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.67% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.53% 4.44% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 12
Median daily rate £310 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £234 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £445 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £308 £303
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +1.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
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
750 496 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.55% 16.95% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 242 239
Median daily rate £335 £340 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 32
Median hourly rate £38.00 £29.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% +61.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.00 £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 27 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 27 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 27 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 -28 19 £310 -10.14%
Glasgow +9 8 £350 +53.84% 3
Edinburgh 0 7 - - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
West Lothian +6 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 - -
CCNA
UK

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (87.32%) Cisco
3 57 (80.28%) CCNP
4 34 (47.89%) Firewall
4 34 (47.89%) SC Cleared
4 34 (47.89%) Security Cleared
5 29 (40.85%) HP
6 27 (38.03%) Network Security
7 26 (36.62%) CheckPoint
8 25 (35.21%) F5
9 23 (32.39%) Network Management
10 22 (30.99%) Fortinet
10 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
11 20 (28.17%) Internet
12 19 (26.76%) Juniper
12 19 (26.76%) Capacity Planning
12 19 (26.76%) TippingPoint
12 19 (26.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 19 (26.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 17 (23.94%) QA
14 16 (22.54%) Data Privacy
15 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (21.13%) OpenStack
15 15 (21.13%) SNMP
16 12 (16.90%) WAN
16 12 (16.90%) Requirements Management
17 10 (14.08%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (14.08%) C
17 10 (14.08%) OSPF
18 9 (12.68%) StarTeam

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 15 (21.13%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.82%) CICS
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (47.89%) Firewall
2 27 (38.03%) Network Security
3 20 (28.17%) Internet
4 19 (26.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 19 (26.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (21.13%) SNMP
6 12 (16.90%) WAN
7 10 (14.08%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (14.08%) OSPF
8 9 (12.68%) FTP
8 9 (12.68%) LAN
9 7 (9.86%) EIGRP
10 6 (8.45%) BGP
10 6 (8.45%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (8.45%) TCP/IP
11 5 (7.04%) MPLS
11 5 (7.04%) Wireless
12 4 (5.63%) VLAN
12 4 (5.63%) VPN
13 3 (4.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Rational DOORS
1 9 (12.68%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.23%) HP UFT
2 3 (4.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Law
3 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (73.24%) Network Engineer
2 10 (14.08%) Test Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Build Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Verification Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Network Consultant
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Security Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) .NET
1 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET
1 5 (7.04%) HTML
2 3 (4.23%) JSP
3 1 (1.41%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.63%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) PKI
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Linux
3 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Network Management
2 22 (30.99%) Load Balancing
3 19 (26.76%) Capacity Planning
4 16 (22.54%) Data Privacy
5 12 (16.90%) Requirements Management
6 5 (7.04%) Network Architecture
7 4 (5.63%) Escalation Management
7 4 (5.63%) High Availability
7 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.63%) Service Management
7 4 (5.63%) Time Management
8 3 (4.23%) CRM
8 3 (4.23%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Migration
8 3 (4.23%) Network Design
8 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.82%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.82%) Security Operations
9 2 (2.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.08%) C
2 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.63%) SQL
3 3 (4.23%) C#
3 3 (4.23%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) VB
4 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (80.28%) CCNP
3 34 (47.89%) SC Cleared
3 34 (47.89%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.63%) CCIE
6 2 (2.82%) CISA
6 2 (2.82%) CISM
6 2 (2.82%) CISSP
6 2 (2.82%) CWNE
6 2 (2.82%) ISEB
6 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.82%) MCITP
6 2 (2.82%) MCP
6 2 (2.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.41%) CCDA
7 1 (1.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) RACF
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Netcool
2 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (87.32%) Cisco
2 29 (40.85%) HP
3 26 (36.62%) CheckPoint
4 25 (35.21%) F5
5 22 (30.99%) Fortinet
6 19 (26.76%) Juniper
6 19 (26.76%) TippingPoint
7 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.04%) Riverbed
8 4 (5.63%) Intel Security
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle
10 2 (2.82%) Avaya
10 2 (2.82%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.41%) Mitel
11 1 (1.41%) VMware