The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 40 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.33% 0.33% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.22% 1.82% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £500 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £500 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.30 £20.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+77.07% -41.42%
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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 Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
73 55 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.19% 18.09% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 32 85
Average daily rate £420 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £350 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £28.27 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) CCSE
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) CCSA
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (28.57%) DMZ
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) SAN

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (28.57%) DMZ
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) FWSM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) ProxySG
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki