The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 68 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +20
Contract jobs citing CCNP 13 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.70% 3.20% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 10.39% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
249 154 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.51% 30.80% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 72 55
Average daily rate £350 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £513 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.26 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.39 £21.75
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 Wales

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Wales - 7 £413 -
South Wales -29 4 £350 -5.02% 6
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CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
3 9 (50.00%) F5
3 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 5 (27.78%) CCNA
6 4 (22.22%) CCIE
6 4 (22.22%) VoIP
6 4 (22.22%) McAfee
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
6 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 4 (22.22%) CCSE
6 4 (22.22%) Network Design
6 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
7 3 (16.67%) Network Security
7 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Change Control
7 3 (16.67%) Nokia
7 3 (16.67%) Avaya
7 3 (16.67%) Radware
7 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 3 (16.67%) CCSP
7 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) Nortel

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 8 (44.44%) LAN
2 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) VoIP
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) WAAS
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (5.56%) BGP
6 1 (5.56%) OSPF
6 1 (5.56%) RIP
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
General
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Communications Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 4 (22.22%) CCIE
4 4 (22.22%) CCSE
5 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) CCSP
6 2 (11.11%) CCDP
7 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
3 9 (50.00%) F5
3 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) McAfee
4 4 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 3 (16.67%) Nokia
5 3 (16.67%) Avaya
5 3 (16.67%) Radware
5 3 (16.67%) Nortel
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Brocade
6 2 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.56%) Lumension
7 1 (5.56%) Aruba
7 1 (5.56%) Websense
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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