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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 253 240 235
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.73% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate £400 £450 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
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
2352 2594 2106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.49% 27.39% 25.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1430 1246 1004
Average daily rate £400 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 105 112
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +20.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £49.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 4 £400 - 1
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
4 11 (78.57%) WAN
5 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
6 9 (64.29%) Juniper
7 8 (57.14%) Nokia
7 8 (57.14%) VPN
7 8 (57.14%) Network Security
7 8 (57.14%) Palo Alto
8 7 (50.00%) F5
8 7 (50.00%) CCSE
8 7 (50.00%) ITIL
9 6 (42.86%) LAN
9 6 (42.86%) CCNA
9 6 (42.86%) CCSA
9 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
9 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
9 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (42.86%) Web Filtering
10 5 (35.71%) NX-OS
10 5 (35.71%) Tufin
10 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
10 5 (35.71%) HIPAA
10 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (35.71%) TippingPoint
10 5 (35.71%) Fortinet

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) WAN
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) VPN
5 6 (42.86%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (35.71%) NX-OS
6 5 (35.71%) SSL
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (14.29%) BGP
8 2 (14.29%) OSPF
8 2 (14.29%) VoIP
9 1 (7.14%) MPLS
9 1 (7.14%) SAN
9 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless
9 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Data Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Web Filtering
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL V3
3 5 (35.71%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CCNP
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCSE
3 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 6 (42.86%) CCSA
4 5 (35.71%) CCSP
4 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 3 (21.43%) CCIE
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) HIPAA
1 5 (35.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 9 (64.29%) Juniper
4 8 (57.14%) Nokia
4 8 (57.14%) Palo Alto
5 7 (50.00%) F5
6 5 (35.71%) Blue Coat
6 5 (35.71%) Fortinet
6 5 (35.71%) Intel Security
6 5 (35.71%) TippingPoint
6 5 (35.71%) Tufin
7 2 (14.29%) Remedy
8 1 (7.14%) Brocade
8 1 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) SAP