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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 226 219 232
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing CCDP 13 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.92% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£253 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £305 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £564 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £305 £383
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -20.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
2326 2164 2384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.37% 24.36% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1109 1071
Average daily rate £370 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £482 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 120 155
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% -34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.61 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 20 August 2014. 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 +6 11 £253 -20.78% 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (68.97%) CCIE
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) CheckPoint
4 17 (58.62%) Check Point Certification
4 17 (58.62%) BGP
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (55.17%) MPLS
5 16 (55.17%) OSPF
5 16 (55.17%) VPN
5 16 (55.17%) VoIP
6 15 (51.72%) CCSP
6 15 (51.72%) CISSP
6 15 (51.72%) Juniper
6 15 (51.72%) IPsec
6 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
6 15 (51.72%) Cisco PIX
7 14 (48.28%) Network Management
7 14 (48.28%) CCNP
8 13 (44.83%) SNMP
8 13 (44.83%) FWSM
9 10 (34.48%) F5
9 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
9 10 (34.48%) LAN
10 9 (31.03%) WAN
10 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
11 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
12 7 (24.14%) Apache

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) BGP
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (55.17%) MPLS
3 16 (55.17%) OSPF
3 16 (55.17%) VPN
3 16 (55.17%) VoIP
4 15 (51.72%) IPsec
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco PIX
5 13 (44.83%) SNMP
5 13 (44.83%) FWSM
6 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 9 (31.03%) WAN
8 8 (27.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) BIG-IP
10 4 (13.79%) Network Security
11 3 (10.34%) Internet
12 2 (6.90%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (6.90%) VPLS
General
1 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) IP Engineer
1 8 (27.59%) Design Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Security Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Senior IP Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Design Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Network Support
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (3.45%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Network Management
2 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (31.03%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.79%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (10.34%) Network Design
6 2 (6.90%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) eTOM
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (68.97%) CCIE
3 17 (58.62%) Check Point Certification
4 15 (51.72%) CCSP
4 15 (51.72%) CISSP
5 14 (48.28%) CCNP
6 6 (20.69%) Degree
7 5 (17.24%) CCDA
8 4 (13.79%) CCNA
9 3 (10.34%) CCIP
9 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
10 2 (6.90%) CCSA
10 2 (6.90%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) CheckPoint
3 15 (51.72%) Juniper
4 10 (34.48%) F5
5 6 (20.69%) Redback
5 6 (20.69%) Nokia
5 6 (20.69%) Radware
6 4 (13.79%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
7 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.90%) Ericsson
7 2 (6.90%) Websense
8 1 (3.45%) Mitel
8 1 (3.45%) Cramer
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.45%) Genesys
8 1 (3.45%) Tufin
8 1 (3.45%) AlgoSec
8 1 (3.45%) ScanSafe
8 1 (3.45%) Tandberg