Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 July 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)
England > London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 547 593
Rank change year-on-year -30 +46 -39
Contract jobs citing CCDP 25 62 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.14% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.79% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 14
London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £381 £318 £333
90th Percentile £549 £550 £476
England median daily rate £414 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +0.30% +10.00% +2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £49.60 - -
England median hourly rate £49.19 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.93% - -

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7021 7823 7374
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.69% 17.24% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4622 5397 4810
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £269 £232
90th Percentile £638 £638 £613
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 89 183
London median hourly rate £21.03 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.15% -2.44% +3.27%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.50 £13.04
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.29 £50.00
England median hourly rate £29.25 £27.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +12.50%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CCDP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in London

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in London

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP in London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCDP in London

CCDP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCDP in London

CCDP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP within the London region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
South London - 4 £400 -
Central London -9 3 £538 +38.71%
West London +39 1 £240 -19.87%
CCDP
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 London region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCNP
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco
3 15 (60.00%) CCIE
4 13 (52.00%) Network Design
5 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
6 8 (32.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (24.00%) CISSP
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) Information Security
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (20.00%) CISM
8 5 (20.00%) CCSP
8 5 (20.00%) SNMP
8 5 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (16.00%) 802.1X
9 4 (16.00%) LAN
9 4 (16.00%) Unix
9 4 (16.00%) VPN
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (16.00%) 802.11
9 4 (16.00%) MPLS
9 4 (16.00%) OSPF
9 4 (16.00%) CCDE
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) Management Information System

CCDP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (20.00%) SNMP
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) 802.11
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) MPLS
3 4 (16.00%) OSPF
3 4 (16.00%) VPN
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (12.00%) ICMP
4 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 3 (12.00%) IPsec
4 3 (12.00%) RIP
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DataStage
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Presales Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (8.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.00%) Digital TV
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) FreeBSD
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Network Design
2 6 (24.00%) Information Security
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) Global Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software-Defined Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCNP
3 15 (60.00%) CCIE
4 6 (24.00%) CISSP
5 5 (20.00%) CCSP
5 5 (20.00%) CISM
6 4 (16.00%) CCDE
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) CCIP
9 1 (4.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (4.00%) CCDA
9 1 (4.00%) CLAS
9 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (12.00%) RMADS
3 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (8.00%) Nessus
1 2 (8.00%) Stealthwatch
1 2 (8.00%) TrustSec
1 2 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) BT
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) VMware
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Huawei
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.00%) Redback
6 1 (4.00%) Sun
6 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard