Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 111 108
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing CCNA 18 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 4.33% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £220 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £121 £246 £198
90th Percentile £396 £364 £575
Scotland median daily rate £300 £263 £255
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £21.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year +22.09% +8.86% -34.17%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 313 300 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.83% 14.06% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 130 184
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £212 £236 £237
90th Percentile £538 £578 £488
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +126.67% +18.90%
10th Percentile £10.73 £14.80 £12.60
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £37.30
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £27.44
% change year-on-year -21.68% +30.28% +50.36%

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Edinburgh

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Edinburgh

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) Firewall
4 13 (72.22%) LAN
5 12 (66.67%) WAN
6 10 (55.56%) Wireless
6 10 (55.56%) BGP
7 7 (38.89%) MPLS
7 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
8 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (33.33%) SSH
8 6 (33.33%) Network Design
8 6 (33.33%) HP
8 6 (33.33%) SNMP
8 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (33.33%) VPN
9 5 (27.78%) CCNP
9 5 (27.78%) Project Management
9 5 (27.78%) Degree
10 4 (22.22%) Network Security
10 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
10 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 3 (16.67%) Internet
11 3 (16.67%) OSPF
11 3 (16.67%) IPv6
11 3 (16.67%) DNS
11 3 (16.67%) DHCP
11 3 (16.67%) Unix

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) LAN
3 12 (66.67%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) BGP
4 10 (55.56%) Wireless
5 7 (38.89%) MPLS
6 6 (33.33%) SNMP
6 6 (33.33%) SSH
6 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) Network Security
8 3 (16.67%) DHCP
8 3 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (16.67%) IPv6
8 3 (16.67%) OSPF
9 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
9 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (5.56%) VoIP
9 1 (5.56%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) WAN Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
1 6 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) Brocade
3 2 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds