Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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 Professional (CCNP)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 0
Contract jobs citing CCNP 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.48% 0.34% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 3.57% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Chester median daily rate £200 £400 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -13.28% -
10th Percentile £175 £400 £258
90th Percentile £225 £400 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £463 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +15.63% +0.63% +29.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Chester median hourly rate - - £16.01
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £16.01

CCNP 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 Chester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Chester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 9.62% 9.40% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 18
Chester median daily rate £280 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +3.56% +24.60%
10th Percentile £204 £233 £236
90th Percentile £435 £530 £516
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Chester median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year +7.14% +21.18% -2.37%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Chester

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Chester

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP 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 Chester region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) CWNA
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CWNA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco