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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 86 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 13 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 1.12% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.88% 6.20% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 9
Median daily rate £363 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £246 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £385 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +29.41%

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
189 355 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.04% 18.10% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 227 201
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Median hourly rate £18.24 £21.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% +65.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.93 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.50 £13.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +9 7 £325 +4.83% 3
Halifax +5 1 £265 -29.33% 1
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 46 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (89.13%) Cisco
3 26 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (54.35%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (39.13%) CCNA
6 17 (36.96%) BGP
7 16 (34.78%) Firewall
8 15 (32.61%) ITIL
9 14 (30.43%) WLAN
9 14 (30.43%) EIGRP
9 14 (30.43%) F5
10 13 (28.26%) WAN
10 13 (28.26%) OSPF
11 12 (26.09%) CCIE
12 11 (23.91%) LAN
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.74%) Wireless
14 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
15 8 (17.39%) Juniper
15 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
16 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
16 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
16 7 (15.22%) CCDA
16 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
16 7 (15.22%) VPN
16 7 (15.22%) SQL
16 7 (15.22%) Network Design
17 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
17 6 (13.04%) HP
17 6 (13.04%) Extreme Networks

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 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (56.52%) Cisco Nexus
2 25 (54.35%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (36.96%) BGP
4 16 (34.78%) Firewall
5 14 (30.43%) EIGRP
5 14 (30.43%) WLAN
6 13 (28.26%) OSPF
6 13 (28.26%) WAN
7 11 (23.91%) LAN
8 10 (21.74%) Wireless
9 7 (15.22%) VPN
10 5 (10.87%) MPLS
11 4 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
11 4 (8.70%) DMZ
11 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (8.70%) VLAN
11 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (6.52%) Cisco IPT
12 3 (6.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Network Engineer
2 19 (41.30%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (41.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Designer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Designer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco Expert
7 2 (4.35%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support
7 2 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Expert
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Designer
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Ajax
1 3 (6.52%) CSS
1 3 (6.52%) ebXML
1 3 (6.52%) LAMP
1 3 (6.52%) REST
1 3 (6.52%) SOAP
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 1 (2.17%) CCXML
2 1 (2.17%) RFC 2833
2 1 (2.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.52%) PKI
1 3 (6.52%) Smartcard
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) DataPower
2 2 (4.35%) IVR
3 1 (2.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Unix
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.22%) Network Design
3 4 (8.70%) Change Control
3 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 3 (6.52%) Change Management
4 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 2 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.35%) Prototyping
6 1 (2.17%) Contact Management
6 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.52%) C++
2 3 (6.52%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.52%) PHP
2 3 (6.52%) Ruby
3 2 (4.35%) Perl
3 2 (4.35%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (39.13%) CCNA
3 12 (26.09%) CCIE
4 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 7 (15.22%) CCDA
5 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.87%) CCSE
6 5 (10.87%) CCSP
6 5 (10.87%) JNCIP
7 4 (8.70%) CCDP
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (6.52%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (6.52%) Degree
8 3 (6.52%) MCSE
8 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (6.52%) RHCE
9 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.17%) CISA
10 1 (2.17%) CISM
10 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) HL7
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.35%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (4.35%) OPNET
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 41 (89.13%) Cisco
2 14 (30.43%) F5
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.57%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.39%) Juniper
6 6 (13.04%) Extreme Networks
6 6 (13.04%) HP
7 5 (10.87%) TippingPoint
8 4 (8.70%) Aruba
8 4 (8.70%) Avaya
8 4 (8.70%) Motorola
8 4 (8.70%) Samsung
9 3 (6.52%) Nortel
10 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.35%) BMC
10 2 (4.35%) Brocade
10 2 (4.35%) Genesys
10 2 (4.35%) IBM
10 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.35%) Splunk