The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 72 99 100
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs citing CCNP 65 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.43% 0.89% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.75% 6.69% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 11 8
Average daily rate
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£315 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £388 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £28.55
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +75.16%
CCNP
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
388 329 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.50% 13.37% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 181 142
Average daily rate £350 £330 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £223 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCNP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

CCNP Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
North Yorkshire +7 20 £401 +0.06% 1
West Yorkshire +2 17 £350 - 7
South Yorkshire +13 14 £300 +33.33% 1
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (99.18%) Cisco
3 77 (63.11%) Firewall
4 72 (59.02%) BGP
5 64 (52.46%) Cisco ASA
6 62 (50.82%) F5
6 62 (50.82%) DNS
7 61 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 58 (47.54%) OSPF
9 47 (38.52%) Blue Coat
9 47 (38.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 44 (36.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 44 (36.07%) HP
11 40 (32.79%) CCNA
11 40 (32.79%) Load Balancing
11 40 (32.79%) VMware
12 39 (31.97%) WAN
12 39 (31.97%) Cisco IOS
13 38 (31.15%) CCSE
14 36 (29.51%) BIG-IP
14 36 (29.51%) DHCP
15 34 (27.87%) EIGRP
15 34 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (26.23%) Infoblox
17 31 (25.41%) DMVPN
18 30 (24.59%) Network Security
19 27 (22.13%) LAN
19 27 (22.13%) Linux
20 26 (21.31%) MPLS
21 25 (20.49%) E-Commerce

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 77 (63.11%) Firewall
2 72 (59.02%) BGP
3 64 (52.46%) Cisco ASA
4 62 (50.82%) DNS
5 58 (47.54%) OSPF
6 47 (38.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 44 (36.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 39 (31.97%) Cisco IOS
8 39 (31.97%) WAN
9 36 (29.51%) DHCP
9 36 (29.51%) BIG-IP
10 34 (27.87%) EIGRP
11 31 (25.41%) DMVPN
12 30 (24.59%) Network Security
13 27 (22.13%) LAN
14 26 (21.31%) MPLS
15 25 (20.49%) Cisco Nexus
16 22 (18.03%) NetScreen
17 19 (15.57%) VPN
18 18 (14.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.82%) Informix
2 1 (0.82%) MySQL
General
1 9 (7.38%) Banking
1 9 (7.38%) Retail
2 3 (2.46%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.82%) Games
3 1 (0.82%) Billing
3 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (62.30%) Network Engineer
2 22 (18.03%) Security Specialist
2 22 (18.03%) Network Specialist
2 22 (18.03%) Network Security Specialist
3 17 (13.93%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (11.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Design Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) Network Design Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Network Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Network Designer
7 5 (4.10%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Cisco Analyst
7 5 (4.10%) Designer
8 4 (3.28%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.28%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (2.46%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Fat Client
1 22 (18.03%) Thin Client
2 17 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.64%) e-Health
5 1 (0.82%) Wiki
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.82%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.13%) Linux
2 5 (4.10%) Windows
3 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.79%) Load Balancing
2 25 (20.49%) E-Commerce
3 21 (17.21%) Network Design
4 10 (8.20%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.56%) Line Management
5 8 (6.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.46%) Change Control
6 3 (2.46%) Change Management
6 3 (2.46%) ITIL
6 3 (2.46%) Migration
7 2 (1.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.64%) TOGAF
7 2 (1.64%) Project Management
7 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2
7 2 (1.64%) BCP
7 2 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.64%) Data Security
7 2 (1.64%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (1.64%) Network Management
7 2 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.93%) C
2 14 (11.48%) Lisp
3 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 122 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (32.79%) CCNA
3 38 (31.15%) CCSE
4 21 (17.21%) CCDP
5 14 (11.48%) CCIP
6 5 (4.10%) CCIE
7 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.46%) JNCIP
8 3 (2.46%) JNCIE
8 3 (2.46%) MCSE
8 3 (2.46%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.64%) MCSA
9 2 (1.64%) CISSP
9 2 (1.64%) CCDA
9 2 (1.64%) CCSA
9 2 (1.64%) VCAP
9 2 (1.64%) VCP5
10 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (27.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.66%) vCloud
3 10 (8.20%) XenServer
4 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) OPNET
2 7 (5.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.64%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.82%) OpenView
4 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 121 (99.18%) Cisco
2 62 (50.82%) F5
3 61 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 47 (38.52%) Blue Coat
5 44 (36.07%) HP
6 40 (32.79%) VMware
7 32 (26.23%) Infoblox
8 22 (18.03%) Imperva
8 22 (18.03%) Citrix
9 18 (14.75%) TippingPoint
10 17 (13.93%) BMC
11 14 (11.48%) Juniper
12 8 (6.56%) Motorola
13 5 (4.10%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.28%) Microsoft
15 3 (2.46%) Remedy
16 2 (1.64%) CA
16 2 (1.64%) ProCurve
16 2 (1.64%) Riverbed
17 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 23 days ago
Goole
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago