The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
UK / Scotland
Rank 76 121 115
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNP 30 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.81% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.56% 1.80% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £375 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £372 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +29.41%

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
284 499 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.14% 18.87% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 272 221
Median daily rate £340 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +102.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £15.78 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £42.50 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CCNP
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 CCNP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +22 10 £425 -
Glasgow +12 6 £375 -
Renfrewshire - 6 £324 - 2
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Fife - 3 - -
West Lothian -6 1 £225 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £275 -
CCNP
UK

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (94.83%) Cisco
3 38 (65.52%) Firewall
4 28 (48.28%) CheckPoint
5 27 (46.55%) CCNA
6 20 (34.48%) LAN
6 20 (34.48%) F5
7 19 (32.76%) WAN
7 19 (32.76%) Wireless
7 19 (32.76%) OSPF
8 18 (31.03%) BGP
8 18 (31.03%) Network Security
9 17 (29.31%) Data Centre
10 16 (27.59%) HP
11 15 (25.86%) Fortinet
12 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
12 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
12 14 (24.14%) Juniper
13 13 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (22.41%) Load Balancing
14 12 (20.69%) Network Design
14 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (18.97%) BIG-IP
15 11 (18.97%) CCIE
16 10 (17.24%) Degree
16 10 (17.24%) Network Management
17 9 (15.52%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (15.52%) Internet
17 9 (15.52%) VoIP
17 9 (15.52%) MPLS

CCNP
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 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (65.52%) Firewall
2 20 (34.48%) LAN
3 19 (32.76%) OSPF
3 19 (32.76%) WAN
3 19 (32.76%) Wireless
4 18 (31.03%) BGP
4 18 (31.03%) Network Security
5 13 (22.41%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (18.97%) BIG-IP
8 9 (15.52%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (15.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (15.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (15.52%) Internet
8 9 (15.52%) MPLS
8 9 (15.52%) VoIP
9 7 (12.07%) EIGRP
9 7 (12.07%) Spanning Tree
9 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
9 7 (12.07%) VLAN
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Network Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Security Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Check Point Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Firewall Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.31%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Clustering
5 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.45%) Handset
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) CMDB
6 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) CatOS
3 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Load Balancing
2 12 (20.69%) Network Design
3 10 (17.24%) Network Management
4 8 (13.79%) Migration
5 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (12.07%) Data Privacy
6 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.62%) DevOps
7 5 (8.62%) ITIL
8 4 (6.90%) Change Management
8 4 (6.90%) Kanban
8 4 (6.90%) People Management
8 4 (6.90%) Service Management
9 3 (5.17%) ITSM
9 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
10 2 (3.45%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.45%) DNA
10 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) C
1 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (46.55%) CCNA
3 14 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 14 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) CCIE
5 10 (17.24%) Degree
6 6 (10.34%) CCSA
7 5 (8.62%) JNCIA
8 4 (6.90%) CCSE
8 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.17%) CCDP
9 3 (5.17%) CCIP
9 3 (5.17%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.45%) HP ASE
10 2 (3.45%) HP MASE
11 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (1.72%) CCDA
11 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.90%) vSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.72%) Cacti
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.72%) Nagios
3 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 55 (94.83%) Cisco
2 28 (48.28%) CheckPoint
3 20 (34.48%) F5
4 16 (27.59%) HP
5 15 (25.86%) Fortinet
6 14 (24.14%) Juniper
7 7 (12.07%) Aruba
7 7 (12.07%) Riverbed
7 7 (12.07%) TippingPoint
7 7 (12.07%) VMware
8 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.72%) BT
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.72%) Siemens
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