The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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 Associate (CCNA)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 83 73
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 16 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.06% 0.85% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.50% 4.64% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 10
Median daily rate £300 £230 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -45.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £205 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.94 £11.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -49.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.89 £11.00 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.99 £11.00 £22.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +33.56% -2.38%  

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 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 291 302 284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 19.23% 18.33% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 193 164
Median daily rate £400 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £205 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.01 £9.87 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the East Midlands

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the East Midlands

CCNA
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 CCNA in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +4 9 £300 +31.86%
Nottinghamshire +13 5 £325 - 1
Leicestershire -6 2 £320 +16.36% 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (72.09%) Firewall
3 28 (65.12%) Cisco
4 19 (44.19%) CCNP
5 16 (37.21%) IP Telephony
6 15 (34.88%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (30.23%) ITIL
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco IPT
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (27.91%) Juniper
9 11 (25.58%) Meraki
9 11 (25.58%) JNCIA
9 11 (25.58%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (20.93%) VLAN
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (18.60%) Windows
11 8 (18.60%) MCSE
12 6 (13.95%) LAN
12 6 (13.95%) WAN
13 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
13 5 (11.63%) Cisco CUCM
13 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
14 4 (9.30%) Android
14 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
14 4 (9.30%) iPad
14 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
14 4 (9.30%) F5
14 4 (9.30%) Service Management
14 4 (9.30%) ITSM

CCNA
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 31 (72.09%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) IP Telephony
3 15 (34.88%) Wi-Fi
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (30.23%) Cisco IPT
5 12 (27.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (20.93%) VLAN
7 6 (13.95%) LAN
7 6 (13.95%) WAN
8 3 (6.98%) MPLS
8 3 (6.98%) VoIP
9 2 (4.65%) VPN
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (2.33%) DNS
10 1 (2.33%) Network Security
10 1 (2.33%) NX-OS
10 1 (2.33%) SAN
10 1 (2.33%) Wireless
10 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (4.65%) Local Government
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Network Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco Engineer
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Voice Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Voice Network Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Network Support
5 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Telephony Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IP Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.30%) iPad
2 4 (9.30%) NHS
3 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.65%) Handset
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Android
2 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) CentOS
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
2 4 (9.30%) ITSM
2 4 (9.30%) Service Management
3 3 (6.98%) Personalization
3 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.98%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Change Control
4 2 (4.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.65%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.33%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Network Design
5 1 (2.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.33%) Physics
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (44.19%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) JNCIA
4 8 (18.60%) MCSE
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Degree
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.33%) CCDP
8 1 (2.33%) CISSP
8 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.33%) HND
8 1 (2.33%) MCP
8 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.65%) Terminal Server
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.65%) XenApp
1 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Cisco
2 12 (27.91%) Juniper
3 11 (25.58%) Meraki
4 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.30%) F5
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.65%) Mitel
8 1 (2.33%) Draytek
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds