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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 99 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing CCNP 42 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.40% 1.11% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.24% 10.61% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.24 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.44% +30.76%
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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
410 245 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.71% 10.51% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 145 162
Average daily rate £363 £340 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +12.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -57.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £12.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -13 28 £350 +7.69% 13
North Yorkshire -7 6 £425 +6.11% 2
South Yorkshire -11 4 £285 -22.97% 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 97 (93.27%) Cisco
3 56 (53.85%) Firewall
4 49 (47.12%) CCNA
5 40 (38.46%) WAN
6 38 (36.54%) BGP
6 38 (36.54%) F5
7 36 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
7 36 (34.62%) CheckPoint
8 29 (27.88%) MPLS
8 29 (27.88%) Network Security
9 27 (25.96%) Load Balancing
9 27 (25.96%) OSPF
9 27 (25.96%) LAN
10 24 (23.08%) HP
11 22 (21.15%) VPN
11 22 (21.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 20 (19.23%) VMware
13 19 (18.27%) Blue Coat
13 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
13 19 (18.27%) CCIE
13 19 (18.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 18 (17.31%) DNS
14 18 (17.31%) EIGRP
15 17 (16.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 17 (16.35%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (16.35%) Network Design
16 16 (15.38%) Internet
16 16 (15.38%) DMZ
16 16 (15.38%) CCDP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.92%) Apache
1 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 56 (53.85%) Firewall
2 40 (38.46%) WAN
3 38 (36.54%) BGP
4 36 (34.62%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (27.88%) Network Security
5 29 (27.88%) MPLS
6 27 (25.96%) OSPF
6 27 (25.96%) LAN
7 22 (21.15%) VPN
7 22 (21.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (18.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 19 (18.27%) TCP/IP
9 18 (17.31%) EIGRP
9 18 (17.31%) DNS
10 17 (16.35%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (16.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 16 (15.38%) DMZ
11 16 (15.38%) Internet
12 12 (11.54%) DHCP
12 12 (11.54%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) MySQL
1 2 (1.92%) Informix
General
1 5 (4.81%) Finance
1 5 (4.81%) Retail
2 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.92%) Games
3 2 (1.92%) Electronics
3 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.31%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Network Design Engineer
4 10 (9.62%) Design Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Network Specialist
6 7 (6.73%) Network Security Specialist
6 7 (6.73%) Project Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Security Specialist
7 4 (3.85%) Security Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Network Designer
8 3 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.88%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) XMPP
2 2 (1.92%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.92%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.73%) Thin Client
2 7 (6.73%) Fat Client
3 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.92%) Wiki
5 2 (1.92%) DTV
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.92%) IBM XIV
5 2 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Linux
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) OpenWrt
4 1 (0.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Load Balancing
2 17 (16.35%) Network Design
3 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
4 6 (5.77%) Migration
4 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.81%) ITIL
6 4 (3.85%) Project Management
6 4 (3.85%) Change Management
6 4 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.88%) Line Management
8 2 (1.92%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (1.92%) Validation
8 2 (1.92%) Project Planning
8 2 (1.92%) Change Control
8 2 (1.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.92%) Information Security
8 2 (1.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (1.92%) TOGAF
9 1 (0.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.65%) Lisp
2 4 (3.85%) C
3 2 (1.92%) PHP
3 2 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 104 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (47.12%) CCNA
3 19 (18.27%) CCIE
4 16 (15.38%) CCDP
5 11 (10.58%) CCIP
5 11 (10.58%) CCSE
6 5 (4.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (4.81%) CCSP
6 5 (4.81%) CCVP
7 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.88%) CISSP
9 2 (1.92%) CCDA
9 2 (1.92%) MCSE
9 2 (1.92%) JNCIP
9 2 (1.92%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.92%) Degree
9 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.92%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.96%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.85%) NFS
2 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.88%) XenServer
3 3 (2.88%) vSphere
4 1 (0.96%) vCloud
4 1 (0.96%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) OPNET
1 8 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.88%) SCCM
4 2 (1.92%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 97 (93.27%) Cisco
2 38 (36.54%) F5
3 36 (34.62%) CheckPoint
4 24 (23.08%) HP
5 20 (19.23%) VMware
6 19 (18.27%) Blue Coat
7 10 (9.62%) Infoblox
7 10 (9.62%) Juniper
8 9 (8.65%) BMC
8 9 (8.65%) Citrix
8 9 (8.65%) TippingPoint
9 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 7 (6.73%) Imperva
11 5 (4.81%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.81%) IBM
11 5 (4.81%) Motorola
11 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.85%) Aruba
12 4 (3.85%) Brocade
13 2 (1.92%) Fortinet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Rate: £201 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 22 days ago