Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 211 256 257
Rank change year-on-year +45 +1 -20
Contract jobs citing CCDA 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.071% 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
City of London median daily rate £330 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% - -
Central London median daily rate £330 £325 -
% change year-on-year +1.54% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 851 985 1,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.20% 13.80% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 693 750
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £282 £238 £297
90th Percentile £689 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £483
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.55% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 44 24
City of London median hourly rate £23.53 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.80% - -1.58%
10th Percentile £10.65 £13.30 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.25 £25.50 £30.08
Central London median hourly rate £22.72 £18.70 £20.50
% change year-on-year +21.47% -8.78% +7.89%

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in the City of London

CCDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDA in the City of London

CCDA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCDA in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCDA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCDP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Network Design
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (75.00%) Project Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Converged Networks
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) Project Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Pricing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCDP
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) BC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSP
4 1 (25.00%) CCVP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Radware
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL