The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 Internetwork Expert (CCIE)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 36 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing CCIE 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.42% 0.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.26% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £49.19 £40.00
% change year-on-year -34.94% +22.97%  

CCIE 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 Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 34 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 15.30% 10.69% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 37
Median daily rate £429 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -10.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £326 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIE in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIE in Bedfordshire

CCIE
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIE within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £425 -
CCIE
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIE 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CCIE.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) CMMI
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (40.00%) HP APS
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (60.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) Skype
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Business Transformation
1 3 (60.00%) CMMI
1 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE Security
3 2 (40.00%) HP APS
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Avaya
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Meru Networks
2 2 (40.00%) Trustwave
2 2 (40.00%) Virgin Media
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds