Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 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 Network Associate (CCNA)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 35 59
Rank change year-on-year +10 +24 -12
Contract jobs citing CCNA 9 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.25% 2.78% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.36% 16.67% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
County Antrim median daily rate £320 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.71% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £320 £425 -
% change year-on-year -24.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - £16.00 -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £16.00 -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
County Antrim
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 54 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 19.86% 16.67% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 42
County Antrim median daily rate £335 £412 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.69% -1.90% +23.53%
10th Percentile £155 £352 £146
90th Percentile £453 £466 £650
Northern Ireland median daily rate £335 £412 £420
% change year-on-year -18.69% -1.90% +22.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.19 £16.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.59% +4.92% +23.58%
10th Percentile £10.72 £10.60 £13.03
90th Percentile £15.60 £20.20 £18.08
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.19 £17.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year -25.72% +16.39% +20.70%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in County Antrim

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in County Antrim

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in County Antrim

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +9 9 £320 -24.71% 1
CCNA
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) CCDA
3 7 (77.78%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
3 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
3 7 (77.78%) Palo Alto
3 7 (77.78%) VXLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 7 (77.78%) VXLAN
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCDA
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
2 7 (77.78%) Fortinet
2 7 (77.78%) Juniper
2 7 (77.78%) Palo Alto