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 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Rank 60 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNA 59 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.43% 1.01% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.08% 7.58% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 8
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£328 £275 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.09% +18.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £210 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.29 £20.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.21% -21.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.89 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+24.46% -23.07%
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
451 277 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.57% 13.28% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 170 136
Average daily rate £350 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £354
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 8 33
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £23.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

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 28 November 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 28 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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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
Shropshire +11 21 £353 +2.91% 3
Birmingham -2 12 £250 -11.50% 3
Herefordshire - 4 £350 -
Wolverhampton - 3 - -
Staffordshire -8 1 £223 -6.31% 3
Warwickshire -9 1 £325 -7.14% 3
Solihull - 1 £300 -
Coventry - - - - 3
CCNA
England

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 96 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (90.63%) Cisco
3 57 (59.38%) CCNP
4 45 (46.88%) Firewall
5 44 (45.83%) LAN
6 31 (32.29%) ITIL
7 30 (31.25%) WAN
8 29 (30.21%) CheckPoint
8 29 (30.21%) F5
9 28 (29.17%) Network Management
10 27 (28.13%) Network Design
11 26 (27.08%) Security Cleared
11 26 (27.08%) OSPF
11 26 (27.08%) BGP
12 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
13 24 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (19.79%) Load Balancing
14 19 (19.79%) MPLS
14 19 (19.79%) BIG-IP
15 18 (18.75%) Nokia
15 18 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
16 17 (17.71%) Network Security
17 16 (16.67%) SolarWinds
17 16 (16.67%) Juniper
17 16 (16.67%) CCDP
18 14 (14.58%) BMC
18 14 (14.58%) Riverbed
18 14 (14.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 13 (13.54%) OPNET
20 12 (12.50%) Telecoms

CCNA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 45 (46.88%) Firewall
2 44 (45.83%) LAN
3 30 (31.25%) WAN
4 26 (27.08%) OSPF
4 26 (27.08%) BGP
5 24 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (19.79%) MPLS
6 19 (19.79%) BIG-IP
7 17 (17.71%) Network Security
8 14 (14.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (12.50%) VPN
10 8 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 7 (7.29%) BT 21CN
11 7 (7.29%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (7.29%) Wireless
12 5 (5.21%) SAN
12 5 (5.21%) Ethernet
12 5 (5.21%) DSL
12 5 (5.21%) Wireshark
13 4 (4.17%) NAS
General
1 12 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Finance
4 1 (1.04%) Billing
4 1 (1.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (55.21%) Network Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) Design Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Network Design Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Network Specialist
7 8 (8.33%) Consultant
7 8 (8.33%) Monitoring Specialist
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Network Support
9 6 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Installations Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Network Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Network Monitoring Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Monitoring Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 3 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 3 (3.13%) Security Engineer
12 3 (3.13%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.42%) CSS
2 8 (8.33%) JSP
3 7 (7.29%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) SOAP
4 1 (1.04%) J2EE
4 1 (1.04%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 12 (12.50%) User Experience
2 4 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.13%) NHS
3 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (1.04%) PMI
5 1 (1.04%) Clustering
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.42%) Windows
2 8 (8.33%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) UNIX
4 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.04%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) ITIL
2 28 (29.17%) Network Management
3 27 (28.13%) Network Design
4 19 (19.79%) Load Balancing
5 18 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (11.46%) Network Architecture
7 10 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.17%) Process Management
10 4 (4.17%) Migration
10 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.08%) Fault Management
11 2 (2.08%) Project Management
11 2 (2.08%) Information Security
11 2 (2.08%) PRINCE
12 1 (1.04%) Six Sigma
12 1 (1.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.04%) Perl
1 1 (1.04%) PHP
1 1 (1.04%) SQL
1 1 (1.04%) VBScript
1 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 96 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (59.38%) CCNP
3 26 (27.08%) Security Cleared
4 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
5 16 (16.67%) CCDP
6 5 (5.21%) CCIE
7 4 (4.17%) MCITP
7 4 (4.17%) MCSE
7 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.13%) CCIP
8 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
9 2 (2.08%) MCP
9 2 (2.08%) PMP
10 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.04%) RHCE
10 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.04%) Degree
10 1 (1.04%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) JSP 440
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.04%) GPG13
System Software
1 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.08%) vSphere
3 1 (1.04%) Snort
3 1 (1.04%) Squid
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.04%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (13.54%) OPNET
2 6 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.04%) Netcool
5 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.04%) Puppet
5 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 87 (90.63%) Cisco
2 29 (30.21%) CheckPoint
2 29 (30.21%) F5
3 18 (18.75%) Nokia
4 16 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 16 (16.67%) Juniper
5 14 (14.58%) BMC
5 14 (14.58%) Riverbed
6 12 (12.50%) BT
6 12 (12.50%) HP
7 11 (11.46%) Fortinet
8 10 (10.42%) Remedy
9 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (7.29%) McAfee
11 6 (6.25%) Citrix
12 5 (5.21%) NetScout
13 4 (4.17%) VMware
14 3 (3.13%) Blue Coat
14 3 (3.13%) Sourcefire
15 2 (2.08%) Fujitsu
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