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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 107 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing CCNA 21 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.56% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.33% 3.06% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Average daily rate
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£285 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £226 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £424 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
- +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -7.00%
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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 Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
485 490 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 16.28% 18.43% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 227 239
Average daily rate £345 £326 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 12
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -55.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.25 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £25.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Highlands -1 5 - -
Edinburgh 0 4 - -
Renfrewshire 0 4 £345 +14.64%
Glasgow -4 4 £228 - 1
Aberdeen +3 2 £330 +5.60% 3
West Lothian - 2 £288 - 3
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CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (77.78%) Cisco
3 17 (47.22%) CCNP
4 12 (33.33%) Juniper
4 12 (33.33%) Firewall
5 11 (30.56%) Wireless
5 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
5 11 (30.56%) LAN
5 11 (30.56%) WAN
6 9 (25.00%) VPN
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) Windows
9 6 (16.67%) MPLS
9 6 (16.67%) OSPF
9 6 (16.67%) BGP
9 6 (16.67%) HP
10 5 (13.89%) RSVP
10 5 (13.89%) MCSE
10 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
10 5 (13.89%) IPsec
10 5 (13.89%) Aruba
11 4 (11.11%) Network Security
11 4 (11.11%) WLAN
12 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
12 3 (8.33%) VoIP
12 3 (8.33%) Linux
12 3 (8.33%) SQL Server

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 11 (30.56%) Wireless
2 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 11 (30.56%) LAN
3 9 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) MPLS
4 6 (16.67%) OSPF
4 6 (16.67%) BGP
5 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
5 5 (13.89%) IPsec
5 5 (13.89%) RSVP
6 4 (11.11%) Network Security
6 4 (11.11%) WLAN
7 3 (8.33%) VoIP
7 3 (8.33%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
8 2 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Network Support
3 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
3 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
3 2 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (2.78%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Support
4 1 (2.78%) Head of IT
4 1 (2.78%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (2.78%) Head of Operations
4 1 (2.78%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (2.78%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Migration
2 3 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.56%) Workflow
3 2 (5.56%) Validation
3 2 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 2 (5.56%) Network Management
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL V2
3 2 (5.56%) Change Control
3 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
3 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) C
1 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (47.22%) CCNP
3 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (13.89%) MCSE
6 2 (5.56%) CCIE
6 2 (5.56%) CCSA
6 2 (5.56%) CCSE
6 2 (5.56%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.56%) MCTS
6 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.56%) Degree
6 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.78%) ISSMP
7 1 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) MCP
7 1 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nessus
1 2 (5.56%) Nmap
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) SCOM
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) Juniper
3 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 6 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (13.89%) Aruba
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) VMware
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.56%) F5
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) TippingPoint
8 1 (2.78%) Brocade
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