The table below looks at the statistics for CCDP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP)
Rank 559 583 584
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Contract jobs citing CCDP 87 62 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.75% 0.57% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 14
Median daily rate £400 £380 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.85 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.85 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11588 10895 10569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.58% 19.46% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7184 6257 6159
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 554 541
Median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.13% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCDP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CCDP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCDP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCDP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCDP within the UK.

CCDP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCDP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCDP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

CCDP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CCDP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCDP within the UK.

CCDP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCDP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England +35 82 £400 +5.96% 15
London +40 44 £425 +6.58% 2
South East +2 14 £425 +9.67% 5
Hampshire - 10 £438 - 1
West Midlands -6 9 £375 +36.36% 1
Yorkshire +9 8 £395 +12.85% 4
City of London +48 6 £400 +23.07%
West Yorkshire 0 4 £395 +12.85% 3
Sheffield - 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
North West -2 3 £380 -20.00% 1
Basingstoke - 3 £300 -
Winchester - 3 £475 -
Scotland - 3 - -
Leeds +1 2 £390 +11.42% 3
Birmingham -3 2 £369 - 1
Coventry -5 2 - -
Cheshire -5 2 £425 -10.52%
Berkshire -14 2 £363 -9.37% 2
Telford -28 2 - -
Shropshire -34 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £425 -
Wales +17 1 - -
East Midlands +8 1 - -
North East - 1 £363 -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £363 -
South Wales - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -

CCDP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CCDP.

1 125 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (94.40%) CCNP
3 105 (84.00%) Cisco
4 85 (68.00%) WAN
5 80 (64.00%) LAN
6 74 (59.20%) Firewall
7 62 (49.60%) CCIE
8 54 (43.20%) CCNA
9 39 (31.20%) VPN
10 38 (30.40%) BGP
11 37 (29.60%) MPLS
12 35 (28.00%) Juniper
12 35 (28.00%) Wireless
13 33 (26.40%) CheckPoint
13 33 (26.40%) ITIL
14 31 (24.80%) VoIP
15 30 (24.00%) Network Design
16 29 (23.20%) Security Cleared
16 29 (23.20%) TCP/IP
17 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
18 27 (21.60%) SC Cleared
18 27 (21.60%) Cisco ASA
19 25 (20.00%) Network Security
19 25 (20.00%) Remedy
20 23 (18.40%) Change Management
20 23 (18.40%) NICE Systems
21 22 (17.60%) CCDA
22 20 (16.00%) F5
22 20 (16.00%) Structured Cabling
22 20 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus

CCDP
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
2 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 85 (68.00%) WAN
2 80 (64.00%) LAN
3 74 (59.20%) Firewall
4 39 (31.20%) VPN
5 38 (30.40%) BGP
6 37 (29.60%) MPLS
7 35 (28.00%) Wireless
8 31 (24.80%) VoIP
9 29 (23.20%) TCP/IP
10 27 (21.60%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (20.00%) Network Security
12 20 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (16.00%) Structured Cabling
13 15 (12.00%) OSPF
14 12 (9.60%) PBX
14 12 (9.60%) X.21
15 8 (6.40%) DNS
15 8 (6.40%) EIGRP
16 6 (4.80%) WLAN
17 5 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
General
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Banking
2 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Law
4 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 2 (1.60%) French Language
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
6 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Military
6 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 81 (64.80%) Network Engineer
2 21 (16.80%) Designer
3 18 (14.40%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (13.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (13.60%) Network Designer
5 15 (12.00%) Architect
5 15 (12.00%) VoIP Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (8.80%) Design Engineer
7 11 (8.80%) Network Design Engineer
7 11 (8.80%) Voice Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Security Engineer
8 10 (8.00%) Voice Network Engineer
9 9 (7.20%) Network Architect
10 7 (5.60%) Network Support
10 7 (5.60%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) CSS
2 2 (1.60%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.60%) PKI
4 1 (0.80%) DataPower
4 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.80%) Handset
4 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.60%) Windows
2 3 (2.40%) Linux
2 3 (2.40%) Unix
3 1 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.40%) ITIL
2 30 (24.00%) Network Design
3 23 (18.40%) Change Management
4 20 (16.00%) Migration
5 8 (6.40%) TOGAF
6 7 (5.60%) Information Security
7 6 (4.80%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.00%) Change Control
8 5 (4.00%) MODAF
8 5 (4.00%) Network Architecture
8 5 (4.00%) Network Management
8 5 (4.00%) Project Management
9 4 (3.20%) ISMS
9 4 (3.20%) ITIL V3
9 4 (3.20%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.40%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (2.40%) WAN Optimisation
10 3 (2.40%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (1.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.80%) Perl
1 1 (0.80%) SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 118 (94.40%) CCNP
3 62 (49.60%) CCIE
4 54 (43.20%) CCNA
5 29 (23.20%) Security Cleared
6 27 (21.60%) SC Cleared
7 22 (17.60%) CCDA
8 16 (12.80%) JNCIA
9 8 (6.40%) CISSP
10 7 (5.60%) CCIP
10 7 (5.60%) CCSE
10 7 (5.60%) CISM
11 6 (4.80%) CCSA
11 6 (4.80%) CCVP
11 6 (4.80%) Degree
12 5 (4.00%) CCSP
13 2 (1.60%) CCDE
13 2 (1.60%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.60%) SANS
14 1 (0.80%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.40%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (3.20%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.60%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (1.60%) Cacti
2 2 (1.60%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.80%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.80%) Nessus
3 1 (0.80%) OPNET
Vendors
1 105 (84.00%) Cisco
2 35 (28.00%) Juniper
3 33 (26.40%) CheckPoint
4 25 (20.00%) Remedy
5 23 (18.40%) NICE Systems
6 20 (16.00%) F5
7 14 (11.20%) Palo Alto
8 12 (9.60%) Nokia
9 7 (5.60%) Riverbed
9 7 (5.60%) VMware
10 6 (4.80%) Cramer
11 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.20%) Blue Coat
12 4 (3.20%) HP
13 3 (2.40%) BMC
13 3 (2.40%) BT
13 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.40%) Splunk
14 2 (1.60%) IBM
14 2 (1.60%) Meraki
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