The first table below looks at the demand for CCNP in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCNP over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 90 88 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing CCNP 26 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.15% 1.23% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.66% 7.76% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 13
Average daily rate
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£358 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £306 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.74% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% +47.72%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
244 335 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.75% 15.85% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 169 202
Average daily rate £345 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 21
Average hourly rate £15.25 £36.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.50% +122.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £25.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCNP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCNP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCNP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCNP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCNP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCNP
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 CCNP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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 -2 16 £325 - 18
North Yorkshire +9 7 £401 - 1
South Yorkshire +1 2 £370 +1.23% 3
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (97.67%) Cisco
3 32 (74.42%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (62.79%) BGP
5 26 (60.47%) Firewall
5 26 (60.47%) Blue Coat
5 26 (60.47%) F5
6 24 (55.81%) Network Security
6 24 (55.81%) Cisco IOS
7 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
8 22 (51.16%) OSPF
8 22 (51.16%) HP
8 22 (51.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 21 (48.84%) DMVPN
9 21 (48.84%) Fat Client
9 21 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (48.84%) Citrix
9 21 (48.84%) Thin Client
9 21 (48.84%) VMware
10 20 (46.51%) CCSE
10 20 (46.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 19 (44.19%) Infoblox
11 19 (44.19%) Imperva
11 19 (44.19%) BIG-IP
11 19 (44.19%) NetScreen
11 19 (44.19%) DHCP
11 19 (44.19%) DNS
11 19 (44.19%) Linux
11 19 (44.19%) E-Commerce
12 12 (27.91%) C

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) Cisco ASA
2 27 (62.79%) BGP
3 26 (60.47%) Firewall
4 24 (55.81%) Network Security
4 24 (55.81%) Cisco IOS
5 22 (51.16%) OSPF
5 22 (51.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 21 (48.84%) DMVPN
7 20 (46.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 19 (44.19%) BIG-IP
8 19 (44.19%) NetScreen
8 19 (44.19%) DHCP
8 19 (44.19%) DNS
9 11 (25.58%) WLAN
10 7 (16.28%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (13.95%) EIGRP
12 5 (11.63%) DMZ
13 3 (6.98%) WAN
13 3 (6.98%) LAN
13 3 (6.98%) VoIP
General
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Network Specialist
2 19 (44.19%) Network Security Specialist
2 19 (44.19%) Security Specialist
3 14 (32.56%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Fat Client
1 21 (48.84%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.33%) IVR
2 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) E-Commerce
2 11 (25.58%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.60%) Network Design
4 2 (4.65%) Project Management
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.33%) Migration
5 1 (2.33%) Network Management
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.33%) Change Control
5 1 (2.33%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C
2 5 (11.63%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (46.51%) CCSE
3 8 (18.60%) CCNA
4 6 (13.95%) CCDP
5 3 (6.98%) CCIE
6 2 (4.65%) CCVP
7 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) OPNET
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 26 (60.47%) Blue Coat
2 26 (60.47%) F5
3 23 (53.49%) CheckPoint
4 22 (51.16%) HP
5 21 (48.84%) Citrix
5 21 (48.84%) VMware
6 19 (44.19%) Infoblox
6 19 (44.19%) Imperva
7 9 (20.93%) TippingPoint
7 9 (20.93%) BMC
8 4 (9.30%) Juniper
9 2 (4.65%) Motorola
10 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.33%) Radware
10 1 (2.33%) ArcSight
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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