The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP 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 CCDP over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 244 226 231
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 13 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.15% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.55% 0.56% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£388 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.39% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £256 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £336 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
CCDP
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
2362 2494 2162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.27% 27.17% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 1232 1124
Average daily rate £375 £350 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 103 123
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.60% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CCDP
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 CCDP within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +10 8 £400 +26.98% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £355 +42.00% 3
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (96.97%) Cisco
3 27 (81.82%) CCNP
4 20 (60.61%) LAN
4 20 (60.61%) WAN
5 18 (54.55%) Firewall
6 17 (51.52%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (45.45%) Juniper
8 14 (42.42%) Network Management
8 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
9 13 (39.39%) CCIE
9 13 (39.39%) VPN
10 12 (36.36%) F5
10 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
11 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (33.33%) ITIL
12 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
13 9 (27.27%) OSPF
13 9 (27.27%) CCNA
13 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
14 8 (24.24%) Network Design
14 8 (24.24%) SLA
14 8 (24.24%) MPLS
14 8 (24.24%) Wireless
15 7 (21.21%) VMware
15 7 (21.21%) BGP
15 7 (21.21%) CCDA
15 7 (21.21%) Firmware
15 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
15 7 (21.21%) VoIP

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CCDP 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 CCDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) LAN
1 20 (60.61%) WAN
2 18 (54.55%) Firewall
3 17 (51.52%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (39.39%) VPN
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (27.27%) OSPF
7 8 (24.24%) MPLS
7 8 (24.24%) Wireless
8 7 (21.21%) BGP
8 7 (21.21%) VoIP
8 7 (21.21%) IPsec
8 7 (21.21%) FWSM
9 6 (18.18%) SNMP
10 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
10 5 (15.15%) RIP
10 5 (15.15%) SSL
10 5 (15.15%) BIG-IP
10 5 (15.15%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (15.15%) Network Security
General
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Network Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Design Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) IP Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Security Designer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
8 1 (3.03%) IP Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Network Management
2 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 11 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Network Design
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (15.15%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (12.12%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Validation
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Product Management
8 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (81.82%) CCNP
3 13 (39.39%) CCIE
4 9 (27.27%) CCNA
4 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) CCDA
6 6 (18.18%) JNCIS
6 6 (18.18%) CISSP
6 6 (18.18%) CCIP
6 6 (18.18%) CCVP
7 5 (15.15%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (15.15%) CCSP
8 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
9 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 2 (6.06%) CCSE
10 2 (6.06%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
2 5 (15.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) Juniper
3 12 (36.36%) F5
4 7 (21.21%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.15%) Radware
5 5 (15.15%) Nokia
5 5 (15.15%) Redback
6 4 (12.12%) Mercator
7 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
7 2 (6.06%) IronPort
7 2 (6.06%) Nortel
7 2 (6.06%) Citrix
7 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 2 (6.06%) Cramer
8 1 (3.03%) Brocade
8 1 (3.03%) Riverbed