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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Rank 51 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -11
Contract jobs citing CCNP 69 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.83% 0.80% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.91% 6.04% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 5 13
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +15.86%
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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
408 298 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.73% 13.19% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 169 134
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 22
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -36.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £17.00 £106.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
North Yorkshire +28 27 £401 +3.35% 4
South Yorkshire +23 22 £260 -0.95%
West Yorkshire -6 10 £338 -10.00% 12
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
CCNP
England

CCNP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 89 (100.00%) Cisco
1 89 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (62.92%) Firewall
3 51 (57.30%) BGP
4 46 (51.69%) DNS
5 45 (50.56%) CheckPoint
6 44 (49.44%) Cisco ASA
7 43 (48.31%) OSPF
8 39 (43.82%) F5
9 33 (37.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 33 (37.08%) Blue Coat
10 31 (34.83%) Load Balancing
11 30 (33.71%) HP
11 30 (33.71%) WAN
12 29 (32.58%) CCNA
12 29 (32.58%) VMware
12 29 (32.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 28 (31.46%) CCSE
14 27 (30.34%) Cisco IOS
15 26 (29.21%) BIG-IP
15 26 (29.21%) DHCP
16 24 (26.97%) EIGRP
16 24 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (25.84%) Network Security
17 23 (25.84%) Infoblox
18 22 (24.72%) DMVPN
18 22 (24.72%) LAN
19 19 (21.35%) E-Commerce
19 19 (21.35%) CCDP
19 19 (21.35%) MPLS

CCNP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (2.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Office
1 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 56 (62.92%) Firewall
2 51 (57.30%) BGP
3 46 (51.69%) DNS
4 44 (49.44%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (48.31%) OSPF
6 33 (37.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 30 (33.71%) WAN
8 29 (32.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 27 (30.34%) Cisco IOS
10 26 (29.21%) BIG-IP
10 26 (29.21%) DHCP
11 24 (26.97%) EIGRP
12 23 (25.84%) Network Security
13 22 (24.72%) LAN
13 22 (24.72%) DMVPN
14 19 (21.35%) MPLS
15 16 (17.98%) NetScreen
16 15 (16.85%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
18 13 (14.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (10.11%) Banking
2 6 (6.74%) Retail
3 3 (3.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) Security Specialist
2 16 (17.98%) Network Specialist
2 16 (17.98%) Network Security Specialist
3 10 (11.24%) Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Network Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Design Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Network Design Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (5.62%) Cisco Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 4 (4.49%) Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Network Designer
7 4 (4.49%) Designer
8 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.37%) Network Architect
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Thin Client
1 16 (17.98%) Fat Client
2 14 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.25%) e-Health
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Load Balancing
2 19 (21.35%) E-Commerce
3 15 (16.85%) Network Design
4 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.62%) Line Management
5 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.49%) ITIL
7 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.25%) BCP
7 2 (2.25%) Project Management
7 2 (2.25%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.25%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.25%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (2.25%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.25%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.25%) Network Management
7 2 (2.25%) Change Control
8 1 (1.12%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.12%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) C
2 9 (10.11%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (32.58%) CCNA
3 28 (31.46%) CCSE
4 19 (21.35%) CCDP
5 11 (12.36%) CCIP
6 3 (3.37%) MCSE
6 3 (3.37%) CCIE
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.25%) CCSA
7 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.25%) VCAP
7 2 (2.25%) VCP5
7 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.25%) MCSA
7 2 (2.25%) CISSP
7 2 (2.25%) CCDA
8 1 (1.12%) CCSP
8 1 (1.12%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.12%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (26.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.24%) vCloud
3 7 (7.87%) XenServer
4 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) OPNET
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.25%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.12%) OpenView
4 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (50.56%) CheckPoint
3 39 (43.82%) F5
4 33 (37.08%) Blue Coat
5 30 (33.71%) HP
6 29 (32.58%) VMware
7 23 (25.84%) Infoblox
8 16 (17.98%) Imperva
8 16 (17.98%) Citrix
9 14 (15.73%) TippingPoint
10 13 (14.61%) BMC
11 8 (8.99%) Juniper
12 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.62%) Motorola
13 2 (2.25%) CA
13 2 (2.25%) ProCurve
13 2 (2.25%) Riverbed
14 1 (1.12%) SolarWinds
14 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (1.12%) Symantec
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