Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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 Design Associate (CCDA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 168 177
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9 +6
Contract jobs citing CCDA 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.098% 0.093% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.46% 0.37% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -0.74% -
10th Percentile £303 £331 £320
90th Percentile £343 £344 £360
South East median daily rate £366 £320 £340
% change year-on-year +14.45% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

CCDA 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 Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 874 1069 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.44% 24.95% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 525 632
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £531
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.97 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CCDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in Berkshire

CCDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDA in Berkshire

CCDA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Slough +10 2 £331 -1.85%
Reading +7 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £300 -
CCDA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDA 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (25.00%) eTOM
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Author
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Configuration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) eTOM
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) VMware