Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 598 559 579
Rank change year-on-year -39 +20 -25
Contract jobs citing CCDP 23 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.050% 0.086% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.51% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 17
London median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% -6.85%
10th Percentile £323 £303 £360
90th Percentile £496 £485 £450
England median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 7,939 7,098 7,535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.22% 16.97% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,262 4,639 5,004
London median daily rate £488 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £260
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 124 123
London median hourly rate £20.75 £20.31 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% -3.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £13.65 £11.66 £12.02
90th Percentile £54.88 £49.76 £45.25
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.25 £26.25
% change year-on-year -10.48% - +38.16%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCDP in London

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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

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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 20 January 2018. 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
West London -24 2 £338 +84.93% 2
Central London -26 1 £355 -11.25% 1
South London -40 1 £450 - 1
CCDP
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 23 (100.00%) CCNP
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 17 (73.91%) CCIE
4 15 (65.22%) Firewall
5 14 (60.87%) BGP
6 13 (56.52%) OSPF
7 12 (52.17%) Network Design
8 11 (47.83%) VPN
9 10 (43.48%) CCNA
10 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
10 8 (34.78%) Juniper
11 7 (30.43%) VoIP
11 7 (30.43%) Wireless
11 7 (30.43%) HSRP
12 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
12 6 (26.09%) Network Security
12 6 (26.09%) Finance
12 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
12 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
13 5 (21.74%) Project Management
13 5 (21.74%) WLAN
13 5 (21.74%) WAN
13 5 (21.74%) LAN
13 5 (21.74%) SNMP
13 5 (21.74%) HP
13 5 (21.74%) IPsec
13 5 (21.74%) Degree
13 5 (21.74%) Multicast
14 4 (17.39%) Junos

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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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Akamai
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) BGP
3 13 (56.52%) OSPF
4 11 (47.83%) VPN
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
6 7 (30.43%) HSRP
6 7 (30.43%) VoIP
6 7 (30.43%) Wireless
7 6 (26.09%) EIGRP
7 6 (26.09%) Network Security
8 5 (21.74%) IPsec
8 5 (21.74%) LAN
8 5 (21.74%) Multicast
8 5 (21.74%) SNMP
8 5 (21.74%) WAN
8 5 (21.74%) WLAN
9 4 (17.39%) Junos
9 4 (17.39%) MPLS
9 4 (17.39%) xDSL
10 3 (13.04%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Designer
5 3 (13.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Communications Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Network Deployment Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SCCM Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Media Streaming
2 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Network Design
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Contract Management
5 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Product Management
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) CCNP
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCIE
3 10 (43.48%) CCNA
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 4 (17.39%) CCIE Wireless
5 4 (17.39%) HP ASE
5 4 (17.39%) HPE ATP
6 3 (13.04%) CCDE
7 2 (8.70%) CEH
7 2 (8.70%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) CISM
7 2 (8.70%) CISSP
7 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) CWAP
8 1 (4.35%) CWNA
8 1 (4.35%) CWSP
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco CME
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.35%) OpenView
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Stealthwatch
3 1 (4.35%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Arista
6 3 (13.04%) F5
7 2 (8.70%) McAfee
7 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (4.35%) Capita
8 1 (4.35%) MikroTik