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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 88 78
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.20% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.80% 2.11% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £215 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +8.69% -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.94 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +24.70% +5.26%  

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 125 142 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.89% 9.40% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 72 68
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £236 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -15.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Edinburgh

CCNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) IPv6
5 1 (16.67%) SAS
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) R
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF

CCNA
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) IPv6
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft