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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 246 230 217
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -13
Contract jobs citing CCDP 20 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.090% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.35% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
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£450 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £255
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +27.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 -
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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
2781 2265 1724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.37% 25.58% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1408 1087 786
Average daily rate £375 £356 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 126 112
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 +9 10 - -
Hampshire -18 1 £413 - 2
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
3 19 (76.00%) CCNP
4 18 (72.00%) Firewall
5 16 (64.00%) LAN
5 16 (64.00%) WAN
6 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (48.00%) Network Management
7 12 (48.00%) Juniper
8 11 (44.00%) CCIE
8 11 (44.00%) VPN
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
9 9 (36.00%) F5
9 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (32.00%) SLA
10 8 (32.00%) MPLS
11 7 (28.00%) OSPF
11 7 (28.00%) BGP
11 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
11 7 (28.00%) Firmware
12 6 (24.00%) CCNA
12 6 (24.00%) VMware
12 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
13 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
13 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
13 5 (20.00%) FWSM
13 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
13 5 (20.00%) IPsec

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) LAN
2 16 (64.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (44.00%) VPN
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (32.00%) MPLS
7 7 (28.00%) OSPF
7 7 (28.00%) BGP
8 5 (20.00%) SNMP
8 5 (20.00%) FWSM
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
8 5 (20.00%) IPsec
8 5 (20.00%) BIG-IP
9 4 (16.00%) VLAN
9 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
9 4 (16.00%) VoIP
9 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (12.00%) Multicast
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Network Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Design Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) IP Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
8 1 (4.00%) IP Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Network Management
2 9 (36.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (12.00%) Network Design
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) MODAF
6 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (76.00%) CCNP
3 11 (44.00%) CCIE
4 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) CISSP
5 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) CCSP
5 5 (20.00%) CCIP
5 5 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (20.00%) CCVP
6 4 (16.00%) JNCIS
7 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) CCDA
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Firmware
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Juniper
3 9 (36.00%) F5
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) Redback
5 5 (20.00%) Radware
5 5 (20.00%) Nokia
5 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.00%) Mercator
7 2 (8.00%) Cramer
8 1 (4.00%) Huawei
8 1 (4.00%) Ericsson