Period
to 22 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 192 237 250
Rank change year-on-year +45 +13 -23
Contract jobs citing CCDP 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.060% 0.059% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.39% 0.43% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
City of London median daily rate £315 £415 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.10% +16.90% -11.25%
10th Percentile £303 £318 £328
90th Percentile £327 £500 £383
Central London median daily rate £315 £415 £355
% change year-on-year -24.10% +16.90% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 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 773 931 1,023
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.53% 13.65% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 646 739
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £238 £300
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £495 £480 £488
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 25
City of London median hourly rate £24.12 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.98% -8.78% +9.63%
10th Percentile £11.77 £12.70 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.93 £34.25 £31.20
Central London median hourly rate £24.12 £18.70 £21.00
% change year-on-year +28.98% -10.95% +14.44%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in the City of London

CCDP
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 CCDP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCDP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCDA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
1 3 (100.00%) Project Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet

CCDP
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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Converged Networks
3 1 (33.33%) SDH
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) xDSL
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Project Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Pricing Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDA
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) BC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (33.33%) Radware