Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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 East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 49 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.78% 0.40% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.48% 1.98% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Kent median daily rate £425 - £363
10th Percentile £251 - £311
90th Percentile £538 - £424
South East median daily rate £389 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -2.81% +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Kent median hourly rate - £12.00 -
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £24.25 £43.15
% change year-on-year +54.64% -43.79% -13.71%

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 Kent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Kent
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 73 101 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.20% 20.20% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 44
Kent median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £129 £163 £216
90th Percentile £526 £575 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.70% -2.94% -51.50%
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Kent

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Kent

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP in Kent

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Kent

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Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Canterbury - 1 £250 -
CCNP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCDA
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) FireEye
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) WAAS
4 1 (25.00%) Aruba
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) Capita

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAAS
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCDA
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) FireEye
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) TippingPoint