Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 605 600 579
Rank change year-on-year -5 -21 +15
Contract jobs citing CCDP 30 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.066% 0.036% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.21% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 31
London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +12.90%
10th Percentile £390 £308 £299
90th Percentile £670 £583 £550
England median daily rate £425 £403 £450
% change year-on-year +5.46% -10.44% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £49.19
England median hourly rate - £33.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year - -28.26% -

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 7,303 7,508 7,801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.96% 16.66% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,752 4,972 5,063
London median daily rate £500 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.44% +2.97%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 167 105
London median hourly rate £22.93 £18.70 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.62% -1.73% -4.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £13.39
90th Percentile £51.38 £47.83 £49.68
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year -3.85% +0.97% +11.96%

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

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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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +8 13 £425 +77.08%
East London - 1 £675 -
CCDP
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (96.67%) CCNP
3 23 (76.67%) Cisco
4 21 (70.00%) MPLS
5 20 (66.67%) BGP
6 19 (63.33%) WAN
7 16 (53.33%) EIGRP
7 16 (53.33%) DMVPN
8 15 (50.00%) CCIE
9 14 (46.67%) ITIL
9 14 (46.67%) Wireless
10 12 (40.00%) Internet
10 12 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 12 (40.00%) xDSL
10 12 (40.00%) IP Telephony
10 12 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
11 8 (26.67%) Mercator
11 8 (26.67%) Firewall
12 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
12 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (16.67%) Finance
13 5 (16.67%) Change Management
14 4 (13.33%) OSPF
14 4 (13.33%) VoIP
14 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
14 4 (13.33%) VPN
14 4 (13.33%) F5
14 4 (13.33%) Network Design
14 4 (13.33%) VLAN
14 4 (13.33%) Network Security

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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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) MPLS
2 20 (66.67%) BGP
3 19 (63.33%) WAN
4 16 (53.33%) DMVPN
4 16 (53.33%) EIGRP
5 14 (46.67%) Wireless
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco IPT
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 12 (40.00%) Internet
6 12 (40.00%) IP Telephony
6 12 (40.00%) xDSL
7 8 (26.67%) Firewall
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (13.33%) Network Security
9 4 (13.33%) OSPF
9 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 4 (13.33%) VLAN
9 4 (13.33%) VoIP
9 4 (13.33%) VPN
10 3 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) WAN Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Network Specialist
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
7 2 (6.67%) Telephony Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) CCTV
3 1 (3.33%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Organisational Awareness
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.33%) SABSA
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (96.67%) CCNP
3 15 (50.00%) CCIE
4 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE Security
5 1 (3.33%) CCSA
5 1 (3.33%) CCSE
5 1 (3.33%) CCSP
5 1 (3.33%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) COBIT
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
2 1 (3.33%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) Mercator
3 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) Bloomberg
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) Radianz
5 3 (10.00%) Reuters
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Arista
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) Meraki
7 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.33%) Snow