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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 51 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing CCNP 12 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.62% 1.21% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.33% 4.08% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £291 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+109.30% -23.21%
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
225 147 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 30.36% 29.58% 36.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 76 160
Average daily rate £425 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £227 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Average hourly rate £16.25 £30.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +96.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 October 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
Swindon -4 4 £325 -18.75% 3
Chippenham - - - - 2
CCNP
South West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Cisco
3 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
4 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
5 12 (63.16%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
6 10 (52.63%) CCNA
7 9 (47.37%) ITIL
8 8 (42.11%) HP
9 7 (36.84%) LAN
9 7 (36.84%) WAN
10 6 (31.58%) ATM
10 6 (31.58%) VPN
10 6 (31.58%) VMware
11 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 5 (26.32%) Windows
11 5 (26.32%) BGP
11 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (21.05%) ProCurve
12 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
12 4 (21.05%) Network Security
12 4 (21.05%) Change Control
12 4 (21.05%) FWSM
12 4 (21.05%) Network Management
12 4 (21.05%) ArchiMate
12 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (21.05%) Multicast
12 4 (21.05%) Line Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
1 4 (21.05%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 6 (31.58%) VPN
3 6 (31.58%) ATM
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (26.32%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) FWSM
5 4 (21.05%) Multicast
6 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (10.53%) TACACS
7 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) 802.11
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
7 2 (10.53%) OSPF
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Designer
3 4 (21.05%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) SSADM
3 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
3 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
3 4 (21.05%) DoDAF
3 4 (21.05%) MODAF
3 4 (21.05%) SysML
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 4 (21.05%) ArchiMate
3 4 (21.05%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Line Management
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
3 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) CCNA
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) CCSE
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView
1 4 (21.05%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (21.05%) HP NNM
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) BT
5 4 (21.05%) Brocade
5 4 (21.05%) ProCurve
6 2 (10.53%) F5
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) BMC
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) Meraki