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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 38 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNP 15 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.96% 2.47% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 9.24% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 2
Median daily rate £403 £215 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.20% -50.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £215 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+107.14% -53.33%
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
153 184 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 30.18% 26.71% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 120 126
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 5
Median hourly rate £83.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+295.23% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Bridgend - 9 £425 - 1
Newport +5 3 £300 -
Cardiff +16 2 £356 +65.69% 2
CCNP
Wales

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 18 (78.26%) SC Cleared
3 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
4 14 (60.87%) LAN
5 12 (52.17%) Intel Security
6 11 (47.83%) Fortinet
7 10 (43.48%) Change Control
8 9 (39.13%) CCNA
9 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
9 6 (26.09%) WAN
10 4 (17.39%) CA
10 4 (17.39%) VPN
10 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (17.39%) F5
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (13.04%) Network Security
11 3 (13.04%) Juniper
11 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 3 (13.04%) ITIL
11 3 (13.04%) OSPF
11 3 (13.04%) Wireless
11 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
12 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (8.70%) Scrum
12 2 (8.70%) ITSM
12 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (8.70%) Remedy

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 6 (26.09%) WAN
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 3 (13.04%) OSPF
5 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 2 (8.70%) BGP
6 2 (8.70%) HSRP
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
6 2 (8.70%) VLAN
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.35%) DNS
7 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.35%) NX-OS
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Change Control
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) ITSM
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (78.26%) SC Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) CCDP
4 2 (8.70%) CCENT
4 2 (8.70%) CCIE
4 2 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CCIP
5 1 (4.35%) HNC
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (8.70%) Zenoss
2 1 (4.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Intel Security
3 11 (47.83%) Fortinet
4 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) CA
5 4 (17.39%) F5
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Avaya
7 2 (8.70%) BMC
7 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
7 2 (8.70%) Nortel
7 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.70%) Remedy
7 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.35%) BT
8 1 (4.35%) Meraki
8 1 (4.35%) Riverbed