The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for CCENT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 616 596
Rank change year-on-year +46 -20  
Contract jobs citing CCENT 10 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £200 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £305 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £384 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -46.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - -

CCENT 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 England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8246 10528 9609
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 19.41% 21.61% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4958 6660 5680
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 363 484
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.56 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.92% +22.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CCENT in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCENT in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCENT in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCENT in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCENT in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCENT within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
East of England -6 3 £315 -16.00%
South East +39 2 £180 -34.54%
South West - 2 - -
London - 1 - - 1
CCENT
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCENT 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 England region with a requirement for CCENT.

1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) SIEM
7 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
7 2 (16.67%) SANS
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) Problem Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Customer Relationship Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Relationships Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (16.67%) CREST Certified
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) CCAA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Polycom
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
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