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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 109 96 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 20 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.63% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 4.29% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 6
Average daily rate £401 £300 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.50% -8.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £25.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+117.82% -8.18%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
325 303 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.65% 14.76% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 144 182
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 17
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £82.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire +9 14 £401 +33.50% 4
West Yorkshire -20 6 £375 +25.00% 9
East Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (64.71%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) CheckPoint
4 19 (55.88%) OSPF
4 19 (55.88%) BGP
5 18 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (50.00%) Network Security
6 17 (50.00%) Citrix
7 16 (47.06%) VMware
7 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
7 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (44.12%) Fat Client
8 15 (44.12%) Thin Client
8 15 (44.12%) DNS
9 14 (41.18%) Blue Coat
9 14 (41.18%) CCSE
9 14 (41.18%) F5
9 14 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 13 (38.24%) DMVPN
10 13 (38.24%) Infoblox
10 13 (38.24%) Imperva
10 13 (38.24%) BIG-IP
10 13 (38.24%) NetScreen
10 13 (38.24%) DHCP
10 13 (38.24%) Linux
10 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
11 11 (32.35%) CCNA
12 9 (26.47%) HP

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 19 (55.88%) OSPF
2 19 (55.88%) BGP
3 18 (52.94%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (50.00%) Network Security
5 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (44.12%) DNS
7 14 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 13 (38.24%) DMVPN
8 13 (38.24%) BIG-IP
8 13 (38.24%) NetScreen
8 13 (38.24%) DHCP
9 8 (23.53%) LAN
10 6 (17.65%) WAN
11 5 (14.71%) VoIP
11 5 (14.71%) VPN
12 3 (8.82%) MPLS
12 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
12 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Specialist
2 14 (41.18%) Network Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) Security Specialist
3 13 (38.24%) Network Security Specialist
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Voice Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support
7 2 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) Administrator
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Fat Client
1 15 (44.12%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) E-Commerce
2 8 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 5 (14.71%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) B2B
6 1 (2.94%) B2C
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.94%) Network Design
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (41.18%) CCSE
3 11 (32.35%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) CCVP
5 3 (8.82%) CCIE
6 1 (2.94%) CCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCDA
6 1 (2.94%) CCDP
6 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 17 (50.00%) Citrix
4 16 (47.06%) VMware
5 14 (41.18%) Blue Coat
5 14 (41.18%) F5
6 13 (38.24%) Infoblox
6 13 (38.24%) Imperva
7 9 (26.47%) HP
8 6 (17.65%) Juniper
9 2 (5.88%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.94%) NetApp
10 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.94%) Aruba
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £650 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum + £400
Posted: 19 days ago
Huddersfield
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago