The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Wiltshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 64 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 5 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.70% 0.43% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 1.45% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Average daily rate £363 £328 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.43% +19.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £25.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+117.82% -8.18%
Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
189 138 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 26.54% 29.74% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 88 90
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £32.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
CCNP
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 4 £303 - 2
Corsham - 1 £363 -
Chippenham - - - - 2
CCNP
South West

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (50.00%) CCNA
5 9 (45.00%) VPN
5 9 (45.00%) WAN
5 9 (45.00%) Firewall
5 9 (45.00%) Network Security
5 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Juniper
7 7 (35.00%) VoIP
7 7 (35.00%) OSPF
7 7 (35.00%) BGP
8 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
9 5 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Sourcefire
10 4 (20.00%) Android
10 4 (20.00%) Network Management
10 4 (20.00%) SNMP
10 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 4 (20.00%) McAfee
11 3 (15.00%) IPsec
11 3 (15.00%) H.323
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) Military
11 3 (15.00%) JNCIS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) VPN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
1 9 (45.00%) Network Security
2 7 (35.00%) VoIP
2 7 (35.00%) OSPF
2 7 (35.00%) BGP
3 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) SNMP
5 3 (15.00%) IPsec
5 3 (15.00%) H.323
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) IPv4
5 3 (15.00%) IPv6
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.00%) X.400
7 1 (5.00%) SSH
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Military
3 2 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Designer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Designer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Security Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Expert
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Network Management
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) QMS
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITSM
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
4 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) JNCIS
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) CCDE
6 2 (10.00%) CCIE
7 1 (5.00%) CCVP
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.00%) RHCE
7 1 (5.00%) CCDA
7 1 (5.00%) CCDP
7 1 (5.00%) CISSP
7 1 (5.00%) MCSE
7 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) GPG13
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Squid
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
1 1 (5.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 4 (20.00%) McAfee
5 3 (15.00%) Tandberg
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) BT
7 1 (5.00%) Websense
7 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.00%) HP