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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 93 81 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 32 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.90% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.63% 7.65% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.29 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +73.07%
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
301 196 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.08% 11.73% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 119 93
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.56 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.20 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.50 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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
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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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 -14 26 £363 +11.53% 7
Bradford - 2 £288 -
Huddersfield - 2 £250 -
Wakefield - 1 £400 -
CCNP
Yorkshire

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (98.15%) Cisco
3 36 (66.67%) Firewall
4 32 (59.26%) CCNA
5 22 (40.74%) Network Security
6 18 (33.33%) WAN
7 17 (31.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (27.78%) Load Balancing
8 15 (27.78%) Internet
9 14 (25.93%) CheckPoint
10 13 (24.07%) MPLS
11 12 (22.22%) DMZ
11 12 (22.22%) F5
12 11 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (20.37%) BGP
13 10 (18.52%) VMware
14 9 (16.67%) CCIE
14 9 (16.67%) HP
15 8 (14.81%) CCDP
15 8 (14.81%) Ethernet
15 8 (14.81%) LAN
15 8 (14.81%) EIGRP
15 8 (14.81%) FCoE
15 8 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
16 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
17 6 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 6 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
17 6 (11.11%) Aruba
17 6 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
17 6 (11.11%) Linux

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (66.67%) Firewall
2 22 (40.74%) Network Security
3 18 (33.33%) WAN
4 17 (31.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (27.78%) Internet
6 13 (24.07%) MPLS
7 12 (22.22%) DMZ
8 11 (20.37%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (20.37%) BGP
9 8 (14.81%) EIGRP
9 8 (14.81%) FCoE
9 8 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (14.81%) Ethernet
9 8 (14.81%) LAN
10 6 (11.11%) SAN
10 6 (11.11%) OSPF
10 6 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (9.26%) Wireless
11 5 (9.26%) VPN
11 5 (9.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MySQL
1 1 (1.85%) Informix
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (79.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Network Designer
4 3 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Designer
4 3 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (3.70%) Network Support
5 2 (3.70%) Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Network Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (1.85%) Design Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) CSS
1 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (1.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Wiki
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.85%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) OpenWrt
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (9.26%) Network Design
3 5 (9.26%) ITIL
3 5 (9.26%) Migration
4 3 (5.56%) Change Management
4 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.70%) Validation
5 2 (3.70%) Information Security
5 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.70%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.85%) Network Management
6 1 (1.85%) Change Control
6 1 (1.85%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Lisp
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (59.26%) CCNA
3 9 (16.67%) CCIE
4 8 (14.81%) CCDP
5 5 (9.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (9.26%) CCSP
6 4 (7.41%) CISSP
7 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.70%) MCSE
8 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.70%) CCDA
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.85%) CWNA
9 1 (1.85%) CWSP
9 1 (1.85%) CWAP
9 1 (1.85%) CWNE
9 1 (1.85%) CCVP
9 1 (1.85%) CCIP
9 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) NFS
1 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) OPNET
2 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.85%) Cacti
4 1 (1.85%) Opsview
4 1 (1.85%) Graphite
4 1 (1.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) CheckPoint
3 12 (22.22%) F5
4 10 (18.52%) VMware
5 9 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (11.11%) Aruba
7 5 (9.26%) IBM
7 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.41%) BMC
8 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.41%) TippingPoint
8 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.56%) Juniper
9 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.70%) Intel
10 2 (3.70%) Nortel
10 2 (3.70%) Citrix
10 2 (3.70%) ProCurve
10 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.70%) Meraki
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago