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 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 106 96 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -45
Contract jobs citing CCNP 17 46 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 1.62% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 9.77% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 71
Median daily rate £375 £305 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £180 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-53.08% +25.00%

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
323 471 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.72% 16.60% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 303 309
Median daily rate £384 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.84% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £514 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 17
Median hourly rate £20.97 £12.72 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.92% -5.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.40 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

CCNP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCNP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +9 11 £338 -10.00% 4
North Yorkshire +8 4 £375 +36.36%
South Yorkshire -12 2 £350 +29.62%
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (98.04%) Cisco
3 28 (54.90%) Firewall
4 26 (50.98%) CCNA
5 24 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
6 21 (41.18%) F5
7 18 (35.29%) CCIE
8 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
9 14 (27.45%) BGP
9 14 (27.45%) ITIL
9 14 (27.45%) WAN
10 13 (25.49%) LAN
11 11 (21.57%) WLAN
11 11 (21.57%) Wireless
11 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
12 10 (19.61%) EIGRP
12 10 (19.61%) OSPF
13 9 (17.65%) Juniper
14 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
14 8 (15.69%) CCSE
15 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
15 7 (13.73%) VPN
15 7 (13.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 6 (11.76%) Extreme Networks
16 6 (11.76%) CCDA
16 6 (11.76%) Network Security
16 6 (11.76%) Finance
17 5 (9.80%) Service Management
17 5 (9.80%) Problem Management

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) Firewall
2 24 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
2 24 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (27.45%) BGP
3 14 (27.45%) WAN
4 13 (25.49%) LAN
5 11 (21.57%) Wireless
5 11 (21.57%) WLAN
6 10 (19.61%) EIGRP
6 10 (19.61%) OSPF
7 7 (13.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (13.73%) VPN
8 6 (11.76%) Network Security
9 4 (7.84%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (7.84%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (5.88%) DHCP
10 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (5.88%) MPLS
10 3 (5.88%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Network Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Network Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.96%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) CCXML
1 1 (1.96%) RFC 2833
1 1 (1.96%) Velocity
1 1 (1.96%) VXML
1 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) DataPower
3 1 (1.96%) IVR
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Change Control
2 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
2 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
2 5 (9.80%) Problem Management
2 5 (9.80%) Service Management
3 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (5.88%) Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Network Design
4 3 (5.88%) Network Management
5 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.92%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.96%) TDD
6 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) Perl
2 2 (3.92%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (50.98%) CCNA
3 18 (35.29%) CCIE
4 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
5 8 (15.69%) CCSE
5 8 (15.69%) SC Cleared
6 6 (11.76%) CCDA
7 5 (9.80%) CCSP
7 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (9.80%) JNCIP
8 3 (5.88%) CCSA
8 3 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.92%) CCDP
9 2 (3.92%) CCNP Voice
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.96%) CCVP
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.92%) OpenView
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco CME
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.96%) OPNET
Vendors
1 50 (98.04%) Cisco
2 21 (41.18%) F5
3 15 (29.41%) CheckPoint
4 9 (17.65%) Juniper
5 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.76%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (9.80%) HP
7 5 (9.80%) Sourcefire
8 4 (7.84%) Aruba
8 4 (7.84%) Samsung
9 3 (5.88%) Nortel
10 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
10 2 (3.92%) Brocade
10 2 (3.92%) Infoblox
10 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
10 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.92%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.96%) Acme Packet
11 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.96%) Splunk