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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 104 104 96
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing CCNP 46 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.44% 0.67% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.87% 5.50% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £318 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.29 £45.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.24% +73.07%
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
466 291 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.63% 12.09% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 180 143
Average daily rate £365 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 24
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -43.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.41 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £25.00 £44.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 -8 32 £350 +7.69% 9
South Yorkshire -5 7 £285 -5.00% 5
North Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (90.80%) Cisco
3 48 (55.17%) Firewall
4 46 (52.87%) CCNA
5 37 (42.53%) WAN
6 28 (32.18%) MPLS
7 26 (29.89%) LAN
7 26 (29.89%) Network Security
8 23 (26.44%) VPN
9 22 (25.29%) BGP
10 20 (22.99%) Load Balancing
11 19 (21.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (21.84%) CheckPoint
11 19 (21.84%) CCIE
12 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
12 18 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (20.69%) F5
13 16 (18.39%) Internet
14 15 (17.24%) OSPF
15 12 (13.79%) DMZ
15 12 (13.79%) CCDP
15 12 (13.79%) HP
16 11 (12.64%) EIGRP
17 10 (11.49%) VMware
17 10 (11.49%) CCIP
17 10 (11.49%) Network Design
18 9 (10.34%) Ethernet
19 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
19 8 (9.20%) FCoE
19 8 (9.20%) Fibre Channel

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (2.30%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 48 (55.17%) Firewall
2 37 (42.53%) WAN
3 28 (32.18%) MPLS
4 26 (29.89%) LAN
4 26 (29.89%) Network Security
5 23 (26.44%) VPN
6 22 (25.29%) BGP
7 19 (21.84%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 16 (18.39%) Internet
10 15 (17.24%) OSPF
11 12 (13.79%) DMZ
12 11 (12.64%) EIGRP
13 9 (10.34%) Ethernet
14 8 (9.20%) FCoE
14 8 (9.20%) Fibre Channel
15 7 (8.05%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (8.05%) Wireless
16 6 (6.90%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) MySQL
1 1 (1.15%) Informix
General
1 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Electronics
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
3 2 (2.30%) Games
4 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (74.71%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (11.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) Project Engineer
5 5 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Design Engineer
6 4 (4.60%) Consultant
6 4 (4.60%) Architect
6 4 (4.60%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Designer
7 3 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Network Support
7 3 (3.45%) Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Network Designer
7 3 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) XMPP
2 2 (2.30%) CSS
2 2 (2.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) DTV
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Wiki
5 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.15%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Linux
2 5 (5.75%) Windows
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.15%) OpenWrt
4 1 (1.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Load Balancing
2 10 (11.49%) Network Design
3 6 (6.90%) ITIL
3 6 (6.90%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (5.75%) Migration
5 4 (4.60%) Project Management
5 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (2.30%) Validation
7 2 (2.30%) Information Security
7 2 (2.30%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.30%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.30%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.30%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.30%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.15%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (1.15%) Data Privacy
8 1 (1.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) Lisp
2 2 (2.30%) SQL
3 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (52.87%) CCNA
3 19 (21.84%) CCIE
4 12 (13.79%) CCDP
5 10 (11.49%) CCIP
6 6 (6.90%) CCSP
7 5 (5.75%) CCVP
7 5 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.60%) CISSP
9 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.30%) Degree
10 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.30%) CCDA
10 2 (2.30%) MCSE
10 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.15%) CWNA
11 1 (1.15%) CWSP
11 1 (1.15%) CWAP
11 1 (1.15%) CWNE
11 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.75%) NFS
1 5 (5.75%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.60%) vSphere
3 1 (1.15%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) OPNET
1 4 (4.60%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (4.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.45%) SCCM
2 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.30%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.15%) Opsview
4 1 (1.15%) Graphite
4 1 (1.15%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.15%) Cacti
4 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 79 (90.80%) Cisco
2 19 (21.84%) CheckPoint
3 18 (20.69%) F5
4 12 (13.79%) HP
5 10 (11.49%) VMware
6 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.90%) SolarWinds
7 6 (6.90%) Aruba
8 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.75%) Juniper
8 5 (5.75%) BMC
8 5 (5.75%) IBM
9 4 (4.60%) TippingPoint
9 4 (4.60%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.60%) Brocade
10 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.30%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.30%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.30%) Meraki
10 2 (2.30%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago