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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
Rank 582 572 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing CCENT 25 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.098% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
10329 10256 8594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.07% 19.48% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5893 5990 4605
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 531 468
Average hourly rate £24.12 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.60% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCENT within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CCENT Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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 22 May 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 -13 23 £350 -6.66% 5
North West - 16 £350 - 2
Manchester - 15 £350 -
South East -11 4 £130 - 2
London - 3 £375 -
South Wales - 2 £145 -
Wales - 2 £145 -
Reading - 2 £130 -
Berkshire - 2 £130 -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Gwent - 1 - -
Bolton - 1 £1,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £145 -

CCENT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (89.66%) ITIL
2 25 (86.21%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (51.72%) Service Delivery
4 15 (51.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 15 (51.72%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (51.72%) PKI
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (51.72%) Kaspersky
4 15 (51.72%) SIEM
4 15 (51.72%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (51.72%) Clearswift
4 15 (51.72%) CheckPoint
4 15 (51.72%) SSL
5 14 (48.28%) CCNA
5 14 (48.28%) CISSP
5 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) CISM
5 14 (48.28%) CISMP
6 13 (44.83%) VMware
6 13 (44.83%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (44.83%) Citrix
7 12 (41.38%) WAN
7 12 (41.38%) Network Security
8 11 (37.93%) QA
9 9 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (31.03%) Migration
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.69%) MS Excel

CCENT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Project
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (51.72%) SSL
3 12 (41.38%) WAN
3 12 (41.38%) Network Security
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) Wireless
6 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.45%) WebEx
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Security Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Customer Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Head of Infrastructure
6 1 (3.45%) Incident & Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) PKI
2 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.45%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Mac OS
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) ITIL
2 15 (51.72%) Service Delivery
2 15 (51.72%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 15 (51.72%) Penetration Testing
2 15 (51.72%) SIEM
2 15 (51.72%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (31.03%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (31.03%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.34%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) CCNA
1 14 (48.28%) CISSP
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (48.28%) CISM
1 14 (48.28%) CISMP
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCSE
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.79%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) CCA
5 3 (10.34%) PMP
5 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
6 2 (6.90%) MCSA
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) MCTS
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (55.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (37.93%) QA
3 5 (17.24%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) Kaspersky
2 15 (51.72%) Clearswift
2 15 (51.72%) CheckPoint
3 13 (44.83%) VMware
3 13 (44.83%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Lotus
5 3 (10.34%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy