The table below looks at the statistics for CCENT in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCENT over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
Rank 570 562 533
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Contract jobs citing CCENT 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.041% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£178 £220 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.31% -34.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £220 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £220 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £178 £220 £324
% change year-on-year
-19.31% -32.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
11306 9847 8223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.55% 19.59% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6538 5305 4364
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 512 465 493
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.66 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.93% -32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

CCENT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCENT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCENT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CCENT
Daily Rate Trend

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

CCENT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CCENT
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CCENT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CCENT
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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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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
England -17 5 £178 -19.31% 5
London - 2 - -
South East - 2 £130 - 3
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Cardiff - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Winchester - - - -
York - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Alton - - - -

CCENT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCENT 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 CCENT.

1 12 (80.00%) CCNA
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 9 (60.00%) SLA
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) Remedy
8 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Wireless
8 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (13.33%) Project Management
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) WAN
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) LAN

CCENT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CCENT 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 CCENT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
1 3 (20.00%) Wireless
1 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DSL
3 1 (6.67%) PSTN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Problem Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operator
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CCNA
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Mitel
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) IPFX
4 1 (6.67%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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