The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 138 150 146
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing CCDA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.074% 0.031% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.097% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £185 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £50.00
CCDA
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
902 1031 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.28% 32.31% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 654 632
Median daily rate £400 £385 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 61 74
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.35 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCDA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCDA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCDA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCDA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCDA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Devon - 2 £185 -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCDA 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 West region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Military
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CNA
2 2 (50.00%) CNE
2 2 (50.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Novell
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Military
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) Network Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CNA
2 2 (50.00%) CNE
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Novell
1 2 (50.00%) VMware