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 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 248 238 215
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Contract jobs citing CCDP 22 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 0.56% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 4
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£375 £253 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.51% -40.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £251 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £255 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CCDP
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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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2599 2308 2093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.23% 25.24% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1544 1191 1082
Average daily rate £375 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 101 110
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDP across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CCDP Daily Rate Histogram 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 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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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
Oxfordshire - 12 £400 -
Berkshire -10 5 £353 +39.60% 1
West Sussex - 4 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £400 -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (94.29%) Cisco
3 32 (91.43%) CCNP
4 25 (71.43%) WAN
5 21 (60.00%) CCNA
6 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
6 20 (57.14%) Load Balancing
6 20 (57.14%) Data Centre
7 19 (54.29%) F5
8 18 (51.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (51.43%) Network Security
8 18 (51.43%) Juniper
8 18 (51.43%) VPN
9 17 (48.57%) SSL
9 17 (48.57%) ITIL
10 15 (42.86%) LAN
10 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
10 15 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (40.00%) Firewall
11 14 (40.00%) CCSA
11 14 (40.00%) CCSE
12 13 (37.14%) CISSP
12 13 (37.14%) Nokia
12 13 (37.14%) CCSP
13 12 (34.29%) McAfee
13 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
13 12 (34.29%) ProxySG
13 12 (34.29%) Fortinet
13 12 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (34.29%) TippingPoint

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (2.86%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) WAN
2 18 (51.43%) VPN
2 18 (51.43%) Network Security
2 18 (51.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (48.57%) SSL
4 15 (42.86%) LAN
5 14 (40.00%) Firewall
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (34.29%) NX-OS
7 10 (28.57%) Wireless
8 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.14%) MPLS
9 6 (17.14%) OSPF
9 6 (17.14%) BGP
10 4 (11.43%) Ethernet
10 4 (11.43%) VoIP
10 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
10 4 (11.43%) HSRP
10 4 (11.43%) VRRP
General
1 20 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Network Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Network Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Network Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Security Designer
7 2 (5.71%) Designer
8 1 (2.86%) IP Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 17 (48.57%) ITIL
3 11 (31.43%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (28.57%) Strategic Planning
5 8 (22.86%) Network Design
6 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (11.43%) Network Management
7 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Product Management
7 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (8.57%) Validation
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) eTOM
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (91.43%) CCNP
3 21 (60.00%) CCNA
4 14 (40.00%) CCSA
4 14 (40.00%) CCSE
5 13 (37.14%) CISSP
5 13 (37.14%) CCSP
6 10 (28.57%) CCIE
7 8 (22.86%) CCDA
8 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (14.29%) CCIP
10 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
10 3 (8.57%) Degree
11 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
11 2 (5.71%) JNCIS
12 1 (2.86%) CCVP
12 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (31.43%) HIPAA
3 2 (5.71%) SLA
4 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 19 (54.29%) F5
3 18 (51.43%) Juniper
4 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 13 (37.14%) Nokia
6 12 (34.29%) McAfee
6 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
6 12 (34.29%) Fortinet
6 12 (34.29%) TippingPoint
6 12 (34.29%) Tufin
7 4 (11.43%) Citrix
8 3 (8.57%) IronPort
8 3 (8.57%) Sourcefire
8 3 (8.57%) VMware
9 2 (5.71%) Remedy
9 2 (5.71%) Nortel
10 1 (2.86%) Radware
10 1 (2.86%) Redback
10 1 (2.86%) Brocade
10 1 (2.86%) Riverbed