The table below looks at the statistics for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 51 49 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 7 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.00% 1.58% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 4.93% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £50.00 £29.59
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +68.97%
CCNP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
228 203 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 32.62% 32.02% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 117 111
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.76% -2.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCNP across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon -10 4 £190 -34.14% 3
Trowbridge - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - -
CCNP
South West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
6 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Network Security
7 5 (31.25%) MPLS
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) WAN
8 4 (25.00%) OSPF
8 4 (25.00%) BGP
8 4 (25.00%) CCNA
8 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) H.323
8 4 (25.00%) CCSE
8 4 (25.00%) Tandberg
8 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (25.00%) JNCIS
8 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 2 (12.50%) Finance
10 2 (12.50%) IPsec
10 2 (12.50%) Project Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 5 (31.25%) Network Security
2 5 (31.25%) MPLS
3 4 (25.00%) OSPF
3 4 (25.00%) BGP
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) H.323
4 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) IPv4
4 2 (12.50%) IPv6
4 2 (12.50%) DMZ
5 1 (6.25%) 802.11
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Project Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Support
2 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) DV Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) CCSE
5 4 (25.00%) JNCIS
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (12.50%) CCIE
6 2 (12.50%) CCSA
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) Tandberg
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat