The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 48 69
Rank change year-on-year -6 +21  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.79% 1.20% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.62% 5.84% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £463 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.35% +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.70 £21.00
% change year-on-year -42.36% +65.23%  

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 Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 138 137 192
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.84% 20.57% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 60 82
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 34
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.05 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Hertfordshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Welwyn - 2 £550 -
Watford -6 1 £375 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 - -
CCNA
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) LAN
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) SCOM
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) SCSM
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (20.00%) MCTS
6 2 (20.00%) MCITP

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (20.00%) OSPF
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) FCoE
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM Architect
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Network Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) e-Health
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (20.00%) MCTS
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) VMware