The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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.

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 55 89
Rank change year-on-year +7 +34  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 67 75 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.58% 3.38% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.52% 8.51% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 20
Median daily rate £409 £400 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.25% +16.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £475 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £325
% change year-on-year - +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +77.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -27.50% -8.33%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 786 881 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 41.94% 39.74% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 589 437
Median daily rate £413 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +9.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 25 25
Median hourly rate £41.64 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.04% +134.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.38 £52.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Hook +14 14 £425 -10.52%
Basingstoke +11 9 £297 -25.87% 1
Southampton -2 7 £425 +6.25%
Fareham - 6 £344 -
Winchester +2 4 £425 +6.25%
Portsmouth -6 4 £350 +7.69%
Eastleigh - 1 £513 -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 110 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 104 (94.55%) Cisco
3 76 (69.09%) Security Cleared
4 68 (61.82%) Firewall
5 64 (58.18%) SC Cleared
6 48 (43.64%) LAN
6 48 (43.64%) WAN
7 38 (34.55%) F5
8 33 (30.00%) Juniper
8 33 (30.00%) Network Design
9 31 (28.18%) CCDP
10 30 (27.27%) CCNA
10 30 (27.27%) Wireless
11 29 (26.36%) CheckPoint
12 23 (20.91%) CCIE
12 23 (20.91%) HP
12 23 (20.91%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (20.00%) Riverbed
13 22 (20.00%) ITIL
13 22 (20.00%) BGP
13 22 (20.00%) Fortinet
14 20 (18.18%) MPLS
14 20 (18.18%) OSPF
15 19 (17.27%) CCIP
15 19 (17.27%) CCSE
15 19 (17.27%) BIG-IP
15 19 (17.27%) CCSA
15 19 (17.27%) Aruba
16 18 (16.36%) FortiGate
16 18 (16.36%) Telecoms

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (0.91%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 68 (61.82%) Firewall
2 48 (43.64%) LAN
2 48 (43.64%) WAN
3 30 (27.27%) Wireless
4 23 (20.91%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (20.00%) BGP
6 20 (18.18%) MPLS
6 20 (18.18%) OSPF
7 19 (17.27%) BIG-IP
8 17 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (12.73%) VPN
10 13 (11.82%) VLAN
11 11 (10.00%) Network Security
12 8 (7.27%) SNMP
12 8 (7.27%) VoIP
13 6 (5.45%) FTP
13 6 (5.45%) Internet
13 6 (5.45%) IPsec
13 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
14 5 (4.55%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.73%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
4 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (60.91%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.36%) Architect
3 16 (14.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Design Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Network Architect
4 14 (12.73%) Network Design Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (6.36%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Designer
7 5 (4.55%) Firewall Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Security Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Network Support
8 4 (3.64%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) 802.1X
1 2 (1.82%) RFC 2547
2 1 (0.91%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.73%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.82%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.91%) BYOD
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.91%) Linux
1 1 (0.91%) Unix
1 1 (0.91%) Windows
1 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
1 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) Network Design
2 22 (20.00%) ITIL
3 17 (15.45%) ITSM
3 17 (15.45%) Service Management
4 8 (7.27%) Network Management
5 6 (5.45%) Integration Testing
5 6 (5.45%) Migration
6 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.64%) Information Security
7 4 (3.64%) Requirements Management
8 3 (2.73%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.82%) Change Management
9 2 (1.82%) Computer Security
9 2 (1.82%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.82%) ISMS
9 2 (1.82%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.82%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.82%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) C
Qualifications
1 110 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (69.09%) Security Cleared
3 64 (58.18%) SC Cleared
4 31 (28.18%) CCDP
5 30 (27.27%) CCNA
6 23 (20.91%) CCIE
7 19 (17.27%) CCIP
7 19 (17.27%) CCSA
7 19 (17.27%) CCSE
8 18 (16.36%) Degree
8 18 (16.36%) JNCIA
8 18 (16.36%) JNCIE
9 16 (14.55%) HP ASE
9 16 (14.55%) HP MASE
10 12 (10.91%) DV Cleared
11 7 (6.36%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.73%) CCSP
12 3 (2.73%) CISM
12 3 (2.73%) CISSP
13 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (16.36%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 104 (94.55%) Cisco
2 38 (34.55%) F5
3 33 (30.00%) Juniper
4 29 (26.36%) CheckPoint
5 23 (20.91%) HP
6 22 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 22 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 19 (17.27%) Aruba
8 8 (7.27%) VMware
9 6 (5.45%) Brocade
9 6 (5.45%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.82%) BT
10 2 (1.82%) Cyberoam
10 2 (1.82%) Nokia
11 1 (0.91%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.91%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.91%) Meraki
11 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.91%) Remedy
11 1 (0.91%) Verint
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