The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 June 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 of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 87 121
Rank change year-on-year -33 +34  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 17 46 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 1.80% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 10.43% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 13
Median daily rate £278 £275 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.90% -12.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £232 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Median hourly rate - £34.70 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +166.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.70 £20.75
% change year-on-year -42.36% +67.22%  

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 of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 445 441 542
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.18% 17.27% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 242 291
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £186 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 70
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.62 £21.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.66% +30.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the East of England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the East of England

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Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £209 -49.45% 3
Hertfordshire -3 5 £463 +19.35% 5
Suffolk +8 2 - - 1
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 of England region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (63.64%) Cisco
3 15 (45.45%) CCNP
4 10 (30.30%) LAN
4 10 (30.30%) WAN
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Firewall
6 8 (24.24%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) DHCP
7 6 (18.18%) ITIL
7 6 (18.18%) Windows
7 6 (18.18%) Wireless
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) MCSE
9 4 (12.12%) MCSA
9 4 (12.12%) WLAN
9 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
9 4 (12.12%) Migration
9 4 (12.12%) VMware
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
10 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
10 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
10 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
10 3 (9.09%) Information Security
10 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (3.03%) CloudStack
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Confluence
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) LAN
1 10 (30.30%) WAN
2 9 (27.27%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) DHCP
4 6 (18.18%) Wireless
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (12.12%) WLAN
6 3 (9.09%) OSPF
6 3 (9.09%) VoIP
6 3 (9.09%) VPN
6 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.06%) BGP
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.06%) MPLS
7 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Network Support
4 2 (6.06%) SCCM Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Voice Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) WLAN Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Customer Relationship Manager
5 1 (3.03%) IP Designer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Relationships Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) e-Health
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
3 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Change Management
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security
3 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.06%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design
4 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.03%) Kanban
5 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (45.45%) CCNP
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) MCSE
5 4 (12.12%) MCSA
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) CCENT
7 2 (6.06%) CCIE
7 2 (6.06%) MCITP
7 2 (6.06%) MCTS
7 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.03%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (3.03%) CCIP
8 1 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (3.03%) CCSP
8 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
1 2 (6.06%) SCSM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) F5
5 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.06%) Juniper
5 2 (6.06%) Peregrine
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy
5 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.03%) Aruba
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) BT
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Meraki
6 1 (3.03%) Mitel
6 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL