The table below looks at the statistics for CCNA in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNA over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 97 77 109
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +32
Contract jobs citing CCNA 38 52 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.31% 1.94% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.22% 10.28% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 8
Average daily rate £330 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.28 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.08% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -10.75%
CCNA
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
611 506 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.13% 18.86% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 269 201
Average daily rate £375 £350 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 34
Average hourly rate £18.28 £29.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.98% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.65 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.85 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

CCNA Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CCNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CCNA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -13 15 £313 -3.84% 2
Herefordshire +9 4 £375 +25.00% 1
Warwickshire +3 4 £375 - 1
Coventry -10 4 - - 2
Shropshire -29 4 - - 1
Staffordshire +12 3 £450 +63.63%
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (73.47%) Cisco
3 22 (44.90%) Firewall
4 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
5 18 (36.73%) CCNP
6 17 (34.69%) Juniper
7 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
9 12 (24.49%) Windows
10 10 (20.41%) LAN
11 9 (18.37%) MCSE
11 9 (18.37%) WAN
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.24%) ITIL
14 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
14 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.20%) Citrix
14 5 (10.20%) BGP
14 5 (10.20%) Network Design
14 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
14 5 (10.20%) F5
14 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
15 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
15 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
15 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
15 4 (8.16%) Mentoring

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing CCNA 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 CCNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.12%) SAS
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) Firewall
2 10 (20.41%) LAN
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (18.37%) WAN
4 5 (10.20%) BGP
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (8.16%) MPLS
5 4 (8.16%) Network Security
5 4 (8.16%) VPN
6 3 (6.12%) IOS XR
6 3 (6.12%) NetScreen
6 3 (6.12%) NGN
6 3 (6.12%) OSPF
6 3 (6.12%) SAN
6 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.08%) BIG-IP
7 2 (4.08%) Internet
7 2 (4.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (26.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Network Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.04%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.04%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) Network Design
2 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.16%) Fault Management
3 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.08%) Change Management
5 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.08%) MODAF
5 2 (4.08%) Presales
5 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 2 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.08%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.78%) Security Cleared
3 18 (36.73%) CCNP
4 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) MCSE
5 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.16%) CCDP
6 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
7 3 (6.12%) A+ Certification
7 3 (6.12%) CCDA
7 3 (6.12%) CCIE
7 3 (6.12%) CCSP
7 3 (6.12%) MCP
8 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 2 (4.08%) MCITP
8 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
8 2 (4.08%) PMP
8 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) CCVP
9 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) vRealize
2 1 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
2 1 (2.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Cisco
2 17 (34.69%) Juniper
3 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.20%) Citrix
5 5 (10.20%) F5
6 4 (8.16%) VMware
7 3 (6.12%) Becrypt
7 3 (6.12%) Fortinet
7 3 (6.12%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.12%) Lumension
7 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.08%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) NetApp
8 2 (4.08%) Nokia
8 2 (4.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.04%) EMC
9 1 (2.04%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.04%) IBM
9 1 (2.04%) Sophos
Herefordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago