The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 29 May 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 54 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.50% 1.08% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.51% 3.00% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £275 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £258 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £293 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £32.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -28.88%
CCNP
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
127 200 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.19% 36.17% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 144 120
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.00% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £9.00 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.80 £36.30 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 6 £350 +27.27%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 - -
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 7 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (42.86%) CCNA
6 5 (35.71%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) Internet
7 4 (28.57%) MPLS
7 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) VLAN
8 3 (21.43%) OSPF
8 3 (21.43%) Juniper
8 3 (21.43%) BGP
8 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
9 2 (14.29%) HSRP
9 2 (14.29%) BMC
9 2 (14.29%) CA
9 2 (14.29%) Remedy
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) CCIE
9 2 (14.29%) CCDP
9 2 (14.29%) Avaya
9 2 (14.29%) VoIP
9 2 (14.29%) WLAN
9 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) Internet
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) BGP
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) HSRP
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) WLAN
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
8 1 (7.14%) Network Security
8 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
8 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (7.14%) CCVP
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) BMC
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Polycom
3 2 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) BT
4 1 (7.14%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Riverbed