The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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 Associate (CCNA)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 55
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.32% 1.70% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 9.84% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £204 £475 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.10% +51.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £219 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £475 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.85 £18.75
% change year-on-year -42.61% +85.86%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 70 61 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 23.18% 17.33% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 31 43
Median daily rate £313 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.87% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 9
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.18 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £111.25 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Cambridge

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Cambridge

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) Aruba
4 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) IPv4
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) IPv4
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper