The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 34 29
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.36% 1.55% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 2.99% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £425 £220 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.18% -45.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.21% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.13% -5.00%  

CCNP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 177 167 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 46.46% 51.86% 34.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 48 41
Median daily rate £353 £369 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.27% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £702 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.88% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing CCNP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Basingstoke

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNP in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Basingstoke

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) OSPF
2 10 (66.67%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) VLAN
3 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) BGP
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
5 6 (40.00%) CCDP
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) MPLS
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) DAB
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (26.67%) Network Management
8 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (20.00%) F5
8 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) CCNA
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) SSL
9 2 (13.33%) IPv6
9 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 2 (13.33%) ADSL
9 2 (13.33%) ISDN
9 2 (13.33%) LAN

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Firewall
1 10 (66.67%) OSPF
2 9 (60.00%) VLAN
3 8 (53.33%) BGP
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) MPLS
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) DAB
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (13.33%) ADSL
7 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
7 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (13.33%) IPv6
7 2 (13.33%) ISDN
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) RSVP
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
7 2 (13.33%) TACACS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (13.33%) IP Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) CCDP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Arista
5 2 (13.33%) BT
5 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Infoblox
5 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Verint