The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 April 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 Design Professional (CCDP)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 98
Contract jobs citing CCDP 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.061% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.37% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.19 £49.19 -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 319 271 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.01% 16.59% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 171 167
Median daily rate £413 £363 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -5.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -3.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £9.89 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in the East Midlands

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCDP in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in the East Midlands

CCDP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCDP in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) WAAS
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP

CCDP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Junos
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAAS
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Avaya
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Radware
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec