The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Network Associate (CCNA)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 86 64
Rank change year-on-year +10 -22  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 11 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.84% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 5.77% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 15
Median daily rate £325 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £157 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £340 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.00 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -35.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £34.70 £18.75
% change year-on-year -35.15% +85.06%  

CCNA 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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 209 260 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.93% 14.62% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 129 126
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 17
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £18.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.51% -27.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £12.58 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing CCNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA 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 CCNA in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) WAN
3 18 (62.07%) LAN
4 15 (51.72%) CCNP
5 11 (37.93%) Juniper
5 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) VPN
8 7 (24.14%) Wireless
8 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (20.69%) VLAN
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
9 6 (20.69%) BGP
9 6 (20.69%) F5
10 5 (17.24%) High Availability
10 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
10 5 (17.24%) Palo Alto
10 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
10 5 (17.24%) OSPF
10 5 (17.24%) CCDP
10 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
10 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
10 5 (17.24%) ITSM

CCNA
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 1 (3.45%) Confluence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
1 18 (62.07%) WAN
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
4 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (24.14%) VPN
5 7 (24.14%) Wireless
6 6 (20.69%) BGP
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (20.69%) VLAN
7 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
7 5 (17.24%) OSPF
8 4 (13.79%) DHCP
8 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (13.79%) IGRP
8 4 (13.79%) MPLS
8 4 (13.79%) NetScreen
8 4 (13.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.90%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Change Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Life Science
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Online Games
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) High Availability
2 5 (17.24%) ITSM
2 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Informatics
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Network Management
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Security Auditing
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (51.72%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) CCDP
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE
4 4 (13.79%) ISEB
4 4 (13.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (10.34%) MCSE
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) CCSP
6 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.90%) JNCIP
6 2 (6.90%) JNCIS
6 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) PMO
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Juniper
3 7 (24.14%) VMware
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) F5
5 5 (17.24%) Palo Alto
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.90%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) Draytek
8 1 (3.45%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (3.45%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) Remedy
8 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
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