Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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 Professional (CCNP)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 56 69
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing CCNP 8 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.21% 2.27% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 4.57% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 9
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% - +23.81%
10th Percentile £203 £263 £212
90th Percentile £267 £390 £430
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £384
% change year-on-year - -15.31% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -17.53% +100.00%

CCNP 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 232 460 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 35.20% 49.62% 53.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 247 289
Gloucestershire median daily rate £428 £410 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.27% -1.20% +2.79%
10th Percentile £194 £240 £238
90th Percentile £663 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.55% - -32.10%
10th Percentile £16.86 £14.60 £11.17
90th Percentile £55.85 £44.48 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +40.00% -29.94% +12.14%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Gloucestershire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Gloucestershire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Gloucestershire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -5 2 £250 -28.57%
Cheltenham +4 1 £195 -48.00%
CCNP
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Remedy
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Network Design
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) Wireless
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) C
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Polycom
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) F5
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) DHCP
7 1 (12.50%) Avaya
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) OSPF
7 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
3 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) HSRP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 5 (62.50%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Proactive Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Remedy
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Polycom
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos