The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs citing CCNP 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire - 2.85% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £325
% change year-on-year - +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -27.50% -8.33%  

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

Academic & Professional Certification
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 111 94 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 41.73% 38.21% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 63 28
Median daily rate £433 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.49% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.55 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.71% +169.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Derbyshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Derbyshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Derbyshire

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Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) NHS
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SLA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Support
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat