The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 85 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing CCNP 12 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.72% 1.60% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.10% 10.00% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £395 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +51.11%
Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
169 240 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.08% 15.96% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 113 129
Average daily rate £335 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Leeds -7 11 £350 +7.69% 7
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) CCNA
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (36.84%) WLAN
6 6 (31.58%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) BMC
7 5 (26.32%) TippingPoint
7 5 (26.32%) Network Design
8 4 (21.05%) Network Security
8 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) F5
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (15.79%) Juniper
9 3 (15.79%) CCDP
9 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
9 3 (15.79%) BGP
9 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
9 3 (15.79%) Retail
10 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (10.53%) DMZ
10 2 (10.53%) OPNET
10 2 (10.53%) Lisp
10 2 (10.53%) ITIL
11 1 (5.26%) Windows

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CCNP 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 CCNP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (36.84%) WLAN
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) BGP
6 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
7 2 (10.53%) DMZ
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (5.26%) ISDN
8 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.26%) FWSM
8 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (5.26%) MPLS
8 1 (5.26%) VoIP
8 1 (5.26%) RIP
8 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.26%) Change Control
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CCDP
4 1 (5.26%) CCIE
4 1 (5.26%) CCSE
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) OPNET
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) HP
3 5 (26.32%) BMC
3 5 (26.32%) TippingPoint
4 4 (21.05%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) Blue Coat
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Radware
6 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
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