The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP 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 CCNP over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / South West
Rank 120 106 126
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing CCNP 15 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 1.32% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.68% 3.79% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 13
Median daily rate £305 £363 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.86% +26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £293 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £366 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +25.00%

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
891 1028 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.21% 34.84% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 657 608
Median daily rate £410 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 66 47
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.63 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £57.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCNP
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 CCNP within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +8 7 £300 -4.76%
Wiltshire -17 7 £344 -5.17% 1
Bristol 0 1 - - 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco
3 26 (72.22%) CCNA
4 22 (61.11%) Security Cleared
5 20 (55.56%) WAN
5 20 (55.56%) LAN
6 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
7 18 (50.00%) Firewall
8 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 8 (22.22%) Juniper
10 6 (16.67%) ITIL
10 6 (16.67%) VMware
10 6 (16.67%) F5
10 6 (16.67%) Network Security
11 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
12 4 (11.11%) vSphere
12 4 (11.11%) Wireless
12 4 (11.11%) Windows
12 4 (11.11%) Linux
12 4 (11.11%) OSPF
13 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
13 3 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (8.33%) SSL
13 3 (8.33%) C
13 3 (8.33%) VoIP
13 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
13 3 (8.33%) VPN

CCNP
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 (5.56%) Confluence
1 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (55.56%) LAN
1 20 (55.56%) WAN
2 18 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (16.67%) Network Security
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (11.11%) OSPF
6 4 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (8.33%) BGP
7 3 (8.33%) SSL
7 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.33%) VoIP
7 3 (8.33%) VPN
8 2 (5.56%) DHCP
8 2 (5.56%) DNS
8 2 (5.56%) NAS
8 2 (5.56%) SAN
9 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.78%) VLAN
9 1 (2.78%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Network Support
5 1 (2.78%) Perimeter Security Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Debian
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.33%) Network Management
3 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
3 2 (5.56%) DevOps
3 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (2.78%) Business Transformation
4 1 (2.78%) Change Management
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (72.22%) CCNA
3 22 (61.11%) Security Cleared
4 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.78%) CCVP
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.78%) MCSA
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Docker
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.56%) Ansible
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) Packer
2 2 (5.56%) PowerCLI
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Terraform
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Juniper
3 6 (16.67%) F5
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.56%) Remedy
5 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.78%) Aruba
6 1 (2.78%) Avaya
6 1 (2.78%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.78%) Genesys
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Sophos
6 1 (2.78%) Verint
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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TDA Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago