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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 144 112 129
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Contract jobs citing CCDA 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.031% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.097% 0.52% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £335 £438
% change year-on-year
-8.58% -23.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - -
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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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1026 575 814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.64% 25.75% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 308 378
Average daily rate £380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 41 55
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.28 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.08%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCDA across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
Bristol - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CCDA 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 CCDA.

1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing CCDA 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 CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds