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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 89 90 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 17 29 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 1.34% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.10% 7.30% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 11
Median daily rate £393 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-51.28% +11.42%
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
210 397 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.88% 18.32% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 256 181
Median daily rate £400 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 1
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 8 £410 +17.14% 3
Wakefield - 1 - -
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (83.64%) Cisco
3 28 (50.91%) Cisco ASA
4 22 (40.00%) Firewall
5 20 (36.36%) BGP
5 20 (36.36%) CCNA
5 20 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (27.27%) WAN
7 14 (25.45%) OSPF
7 14 (25.45%) EIGRP
8 13 (23.64%) WLAN
8 13 (23.64%) ITIL
8 13 (23.64%) LAN
8 13 (23.64%) F5
9 11 (20.00%) CCIE
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.18%) CheckPoint
11 9 (16.36%) Network Design
11 9 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
12 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
12 8 (14.55%) Wireless
12 8 (14.55%) MPLS
12 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
12 8 (14.55%) VPN
12 8 (14.55%) SQL
13 7 (12.73%) CCDA
13 7 (12.73%) Juniper
14 6 (10.91%) HP
14 6 (10.91%) SQL Server

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 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.91%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (40.00%) Firewall
3 20 (36.36%) BGP
3 20 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (27.27%) WAN
5 14 (25.45%) EIGRP
5 14 (25.45%) OSPF
6 13 (23.64%) LAN
6 13 (23.64%) WLAN
7 8 (14.55%) MPLS
7 8 (14.55%) VPN
7 8 (14.55%) Wireless
8 6 (10.91%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (10.91%) Cisco ISE
8 6 (10.91%) VLAN
9 5 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (9.09%) Network Security
10 4 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (7.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (7.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
1 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (70.91%) Network Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Designer
6 4 (7.27%) IT Architect
6 4 (7.27%) IT Security Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Network Designer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Support
7 3 (5.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Ajax
1 3 (5.45%) CSS
1 3 (5.45%) ebXML
1 3 (5.45%) LAMP
1 3 (5.45%) REST
1 3 (5.45%) SOAP
1 3 (5.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) CCXML
2 1 (1.82%) RFC 2833
2 1 (1.82%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
1 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) IVR
2 3 (5.45%) PKI
2 3 (5.45%) Smartcard
3 2 (3.64%) DataPower
4 1 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.82%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
1 5 (9.09%) Unix
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Network Design
2 9 (16.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
4 5 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 5 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.27%) Service Management
6 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.45%) Open Source
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.64%) Migration
7 2 (3.64%) Prototyping
8 1 (1.82%) Contact Management
8 1 (1.82%) CRM
8 1 (1.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.45%) C++
2 3 (5.45%) Java
2 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.45%) PHP
2 3 (5.45%) Ruby
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (36.36%) CCNA
3 11 (20.00%) CCIE
4 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.73%) CCDA
6 5 (9.09%) CISM
6 5 (9.09%) CISSP
6 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.27%) CCDP
7 4 (7.27%) CISA
8 3 (5.45%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (5.45%) CCSE
8 3 (5.45%) CCSP
8 3 (5.45%) Degree
8 3 (5.45%) JNCIP
8 3 (5.45%) MCSE
8 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.45%) RHCE
9 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) HL7
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.64%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (3.64%) OPNET
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.82%) OpenView
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) Cisco
2 13 (23.64%) F5
3 10 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.73%) Juniper
5 6 (10.91%) HP
6 5 (9.09%) TippingPoint
7 4 (7.27%) Avaya
7 4 (7.27%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (7.27%) Motorola
7 4 (7.27%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.45%) Nortel
9 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.64%) BMC
9 2 (3.64%) Brocade
9 2 (3.64%) Genesys
9 2 (3.64%) IBM
9 2 (3.64%) Samsung
9 2 (3.64%) ScanSafe
9 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL