Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 135 161
Rank change year-on-year -15 +26 -25
Contract jobs citing CCDP 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.14% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.12% 0.99% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Manchester median daily rate £475 £577 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.68% +9.90% +27.27%
10th Percentile £413 £474 £513
90th Percentile £613 £593 £538
North West median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 448 403 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.34% 14.17% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 227 315
Manchester median daily rate £400 £390 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -4.88% +9.33%
10th Percentile £202 £146 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £571
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £415
% change year-on-year +1.25% -3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 13
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +25.86% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.09 £12.16
90th Percentile £33.30 £55.00 £44.25
North West median hourly rate £29.50 £40.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -27.16% +47.27% -7.47%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in Manchester

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in Manchester

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCDP in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCDP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) SFIA
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CISSP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) IaaS
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Availability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering

CCDP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (40.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) IaaS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Network Design
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) SFIA
2 4 (80.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Availability Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Server Hardening
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Infoblox
3 2 (40.00%) Informatica
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) VMware