Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Associate (CCNA)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 39 48
Rank change year-on-year -24 +9 +16
Contract jobs citing CCNA 6 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.87% 3.82% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 24.24% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 14
Bedfordshire median daily rate £240 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00% +22.45%
10th Percentile £172 £196 £233
90th Percentile £468 £388 £440
East of England median daily rate £261 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -12.92% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £24.12 £34.35 £21.53
% change year-on-year -29.80% +59.58% -

CCNA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 120 99 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.42% 15.74% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 53 87
Bedfordshire median daily rate £413 £415 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +15.28% -10.00%
10th Percentile £128 £276 £248
90th Percentile £575 £600 £523
East of England median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 19
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £19.25 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.53% -10.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £13.98 £19.18 £35.50
90th Percentile £23.93 £47.47 £50.80
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £29.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -38.98% +37.21% +10.26%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Bedfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Bedfordshire

CCNA
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 CCNA within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 4 £240 -15.04% 1
CCNA
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 2 (33.33%) High Availability
5 2 (33.33%) VCAP
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

CCNA
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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) CMMI
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CCA
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
4 2 (33.33%) VCAP
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) CommVault
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) BT
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper