Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 606 614 569
Rank change year-on-year +8 -45 -5
Contract jobs citing CCDP 21 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.047% 0.047% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 23
London median daily rate £475 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £342 £323 £303
90th Percentile £671 £496 £485
England median daily rate £448 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £49.19
England median hourly rate - - £49.19

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 contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,174 8,044 7,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.13% 17.30% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,588 5,313 4,706
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 187 125
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.80 £11.74
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.25 £49.68
England median hourly rate £28.72 £23.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +22.19% -7.84% -1.92%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Central London -3 3 £330 -7.04% 3
East London - 1 £675 - 1
CCDP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) CCIE
5 10 (47.62%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) OSPF
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) WAN
7 8 (38.10%) MPLS
8 7 (33.33%) Juniper
8 7 (33.33%) CCNA
8 7 (33.33%) IPsec
9 6 (28.57%) Wireless
9 6 (28.57%) LAN
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (23.81%) HSRP
10 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
10 5 (23.81%) xDSL
10 5 (23.81%) Network Design
10 5 (23.81%) VoIP
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) Change Management
10 5 (23.81%) Service Management
10 5 (23.81%) Project Management
11 4 (19.05%) Internet
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) BGP
2 10 (47.62%) OSPF
2 10 (47.62%) VPN
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) MPLS
5 7 (33.33%) IPsec
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (28.57%) LAN
6 6 (28.57%) Wireless
7 5 (23.81%) HSRP
7 5 (23.81%) VoIP
7 5 (23.81%) xDSL
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 4 (19.05%) Junos
8 4 (19.05%) VLAN
9 3 (14.29%) DMVPN
9 3 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Architect
5 3 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Network Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) CCTV
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Network Architecture
2 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Organisational Awareness
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CCNP
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCIE
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
4 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (19.05%) HP ASE
5 4 (19.05%) HPE ATP
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) BC Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) CCDA
8 1 (4.76%) CCDE
8 1 (4.76%) CCIE Security
8 1 (4.76%) ISEB
8 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (23.81%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Radianz
5 2 (9.52%) Reuters
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Motorola
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) Radware