The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 126 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing CCDA 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £343 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.28% -23.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CCDA
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
414 258 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.82% 11.23% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 156 165
Average daily rate £340 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.76% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.69 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCDA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCDA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCDA
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
West Yorkshire -14 3 £313 +4.16%
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
CCDA
England

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCDA 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 CCDA.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCDA 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 CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) VRRP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VCAP
2 2 (66.67%) VCP5
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware