The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 73 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing CCNP 41 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.18% 1.58% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.08% 10.56% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £21.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+110.71% -53.33%
CCNP
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
255 341 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.57% 15.00% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 198 133
Median daily rate £360 £390 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +15.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 7
Median hourly rate £12.63 £15.86 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.39% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £27.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 25 £350 -12.50% 6
Wakefield -2 5 £338 -15.62%
Bradford +13 2 £380 +32.17%
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (88.24%) Cisco
3 31 (45.59%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (44.12%) Firewall
5 25 (36.76%) CCNA
6 21 (30.88%) WAN
6 21 (30.88%) BGP
7 20 (29.41%) LAN
8 19 (27.94%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (26.47%) WLAN
10 15 (22.06%) OSPF
10 15 (22.06%) EIGRP
11 13 (19.12%) CCIE
11 13 (19.12%) F5
11 13 (19.12%) Network Design
11 13 (19.12%) Palo Alto
12 11 (16.18%) ITIL
13 10 (14.71%) HP
13 10 (14.71%) VPN
13 10 (14.71%) Network Security
14 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
14 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.24%) Linux
15 8 (11.76%) SQL
15 8 (11.76%) VMware
15 8 (11.76%) Wireless
15 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
16 7 (10.29%) Network Monitoring

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) Apache
1 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco ASA
2 30 (44.12%) Firewall
3 21 (30.88%) BGP
3 21 (30.88%) WAN
4 20 (29.41%) LAN
5 19 (27.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (26.47%) WLAN
7 15 (22.06%) EIGRP
7 15 (22.06%) OSPF
8 10 (14.71%) Network Security
8 10 (14.71%) VPN
9 8 (11.76%) Wireless
10 7 (10.29%) DNS
10 7 (10.29%) MPLS
11 6 (8.82%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (8.82%) DMZ
11 6 (8.82%) Internet
11 6 (8.82%) SSL
11 6 (8.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.47%) Big Data
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) Informix
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Hudson
1 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Games
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (72.06%) Network Engineer
2 22 (32.35%) Cisco Engineer
2 22 (32.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Designer
6 4 (5.88%) IT Architect
6 4 (5.88%) IT Security Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Network Support
6 4 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Network Designer
7 3 (4.41%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) LAMP
2 3 (4.41%) Ajax
2 3 (4.41%) CSS
2 3 (4.41%) ebXML
2 3 (4.41%) REST
2 3 (4.41%) SOAP
2 3 (4.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.47%) CCXML
3 1 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.47%) RFC 2833
3 1 (1.47%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) DataPower
3 3 (4.41%) IVR
3 3 (4.41%) PKI
3 3 (4.41%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.94%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.94%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) SCADA
5 1 (1.47%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Linux
2 7 (10.29%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Network Design
2 11 (16.18%) ITIL
3 9 (13.24%) Load Balancing
4 8 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (7.35%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
6 5 (7.35%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) Open Source
8 3 (4.41%) Service Management
9 2 (2.94%) Business Analysis
9 2 (2.94%) Change Management
9 2 (2.94%) CRM
9 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.94%) Information Security
9 2 (2.94%) Migration
9 2 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.94%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) PHP
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.88%) Java
5 3 (4.41%) C++
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) Lisp
6 1 (1.47%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (36.76%) CCNA
3 13 (19.12%) CCIE
4 6 (8.82%) CCDA
4 6 (8.82%) CCDP
4 6 (8.82%) CISSP
5 5 (7.35%) CISM
5 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.88%) CISA
6 4 (5.88%) Degree
6 4 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.41%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (4.41%) CCSP
7 3 (4.41%) MCSE
7 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.41%) RHCE
8 2 (2.94%) CCDE
8 2 (2.94%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.41%) HL7
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.88%) vCloud
4 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.47%) Docker
5 1 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (5.88%) OPNET
3 3 (4.41%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.94%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.47%) Ansible
5 1 (1.47%) Cacti
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.47%) Graphite
5 1 (1.47%) Nagios
5 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.47%) Opsview
5 1 (1.47%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) Salt
5 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 60 (88.24%) Cisco
2 13 (19.12%) F5
2 13 (19.12%) Palo Alto
3 10 (14.71%) HP
4 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
5 8 (11.76%) VMware
6 7 (10.29%) CheckPoint
6 7 (10.29%) TippingPoint
7 6 (8.82%) IBM
7 6 (8.82%) Motorola
8 5 (7.35%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.88%) BMC
9 4 (5.88%) Juniper
10 3 (4.41%) Avaya
10 3 (4.41%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.41%) Splunk
11 2 (2.94%) Brocade
11 2 (2.94%) Genesys
11 2 (2.94%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL