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 3 months to 29 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 88 81
Rank change year-on-year +14 -7  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.74% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.21% 7.41% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £220 - £550
10th Percentile £120 - £525
90th Percentile £336 - £575
Scotland median daily rate £220 £300 £345
% change year-on-year -26.54% -13.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £33.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -17.50% -  

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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 135 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 11.77% 9.93% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 131 129
Edinburgh median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +15.38%  
10th Percentile £210 £243 £248
90th Percentile £625 £550 £488
Scotland median daily rate £369 £330 £335
% change year-on-year +11.81% -1.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% +32.81%  
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £27.44
% change year-on-year -20.00% +45.77%  

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 June 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 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Network Design
4 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) IPv6
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
8 1 (10.00%) MPLS
8 1 (10.00%) SSH
8 1 (10.00%) SNMP
8 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (10.00%) VPN
8 1 (10.00%) CCNP
8 1 (10.00%) Windows
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (10.00%) Brocade

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 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Internet
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) IPv6
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (10.00%) MPLS
7 1 (10.00%) SNMP
7 1 (10.00%) SSH
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
1 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade