The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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 Design Professional (CCDP)
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 109 100
Rank change year-on-year +20 -9  
Contract jobs citing CCDP 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.092% 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 0.80% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £580 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.71% +11.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +9.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £52.50 -
% change year-on-year -39.04% -  

CCDP 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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 156 250 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 14.42% 16.64% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 166 145
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in Leeds

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

CCDP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat