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 27 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 77 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNA 37 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.46% 1.38% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 9.93% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 22
Average daily rate
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£250 £320 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +72.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £156 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £373 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £280 £255
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £19.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -6.09%
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
449 292 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.75% 13.87% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 150 194
Average daily rate £330 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 23
Average hourly rate £26.42 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £30.10 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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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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 -4 13 £250 -24.81% 3
Shropshire +5 7 £265 -27.39% 2
Coventry - 3 - - 1
Warwickshire -13 2 £150 -43.12%
Staffordshire - 2 £288 - 1
Solihull - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - - 1
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (84.09%) Cisco
3 26 (59.09%) CCNP
4 24 (54.55%) LAN
5 17 (38.64%) WAN
5 17 (38.64%) Firewall
6 13 (29.55%) F5
6 13 (29.55%) ITIL
7 11 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (25.00%) MPLS
8 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
8 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 10 (22.73%) Network Design
9 8 (18.18%) BIG-IP
9 8 (18.18%) Network Security
9 8 (18.18%) HP
10 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
11 6 (13.64%) VLAN
11 6 (13.64%) SLA
11 6 (13.64%) Windows
11 6 (13.64%) Nokia
11 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
11 6 (13.64%) Remedy
12 5 (11.36%) SAN
12 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
12 5 (11.36%) Citrix
12 5 (11.36%) NetScout
12 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
12 5 (11.36%) Network Management
12 5 (11.36%) Wireless

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) LAN
2 17 (38.64%) WAN
2 17 (38.64%) Firewall
3 11 (25.00%) MPLS
4 8 (18.18%) BIG-IP
4 8 (18.18%) Network Security
5 6 (13.64%) VLAN
6 5 (11.36%) Wireless
6 5 (11.36%) Wireshark
6 5 (11.36%) SAN
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 4 (9.09%) VPN
8 3 (6.82%) VoIP
8 3 (6.82%) OSPF
8 3 (6.82%) BT 21CN
9 2 (4.55%) BGP
9 2 (4.55%) DNS
General
1 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Design Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Support
4 4 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Installations Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) JSP
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) SCADA
2 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Network Design
3 5 (11.36%) Network Management
4 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.27%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.27%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (59.09%) CCNP
3 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) CCDP
5 3 (6.82%) CCIE
6 2 (4.55%) VCP4
6 2 (4.55%) CISSP
6 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.55%) CISM
6 2 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSE
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCIP
7 1 (2.27%) CCDA
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) GPG13
3 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Snort
3 1 (2.27%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.27%) OPNET
2 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) F5
3 11 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (18.18%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Remedy
5 6 (13.64%) Nokia
6 5 (11.36%) Citrix
6 5 (11.36%) NetScout
7 4 (9.09%) Juniper
7 4 (9.09%) BT
7 4 (9.09%) VMware
8 3 (6.82%) Sourcefire
8 3 (6.82%) McAfee
9 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
9 2 (4.55%) BMC
9 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.27%) Verint
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