Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 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 Professional (CCDP)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 96 82
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +4
Contract jobs citing CCDP 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.19% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 2.60% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Birmingham median daily rate £300 - £375
10th Percentile £250 - £363
90th Percentile £350 - £388
West Midlands median daily rate £300 £475 £350
% change year-on-year -36.84% +35.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £45.50 -

CCDP 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 Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 267 308 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.71% 20.38% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 186 166
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £235 £250 £179
90th Percentile £500 £525 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% -43.95% +115.07%
10th Percentile £10.87 £18.15 £9.91
90th Percentile £37.25 £25.00 £49.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +47.95%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CCDP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in Birmingham

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN

CCDP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCDA
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco