The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 264 - 230
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCDA 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.032% - 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£340 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CCDA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2469 2370 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.93% 25.74% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1469 1165 1081
Average daily rate £375 £353 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 82 112
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -14.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCDA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCDA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCDA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCDA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCDA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCDA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire - 3 £340 - 1
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CCDA 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 CCDA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCDP
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Network Security
5 4 (36.36%) Network Design
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Wireless
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Product Management
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) 802.1X
7 2 (18.18%) eTOM
7 2 (18.18%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (18.18%) FWSM
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) IPsec
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) CCSA
7 2 (18.18%) Remedy
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CCDA 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 CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) IPsec
3 2 (18.18%) TACACS
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) SSL
3 2 (18.18%) FWSM
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (9.09%) Multicast
4 1 (9.09%) ATM
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) 4G
4 1 (9.09%) 3G
4 1 (9.09%) 802.11
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Security Designer
1 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Product Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) eTOM
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Network Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCDP
3 8 (72.73%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) CCSA
5 2 (18.18%) CCSE
5 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (9.09%) MCP
6 1 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (9.09%) MCSA
6 1 (9.09%) CISSP
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Nortel
3 2 (18.18%) Remedy
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 1 (9.09%) IronPort
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec