The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 38
Contract jobs citing CCNA 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.93% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +0.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.64 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.57% +64.70%  

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 Merseyside.

Academic & Professional Certification
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 34 107 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 10.03% 32.23% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 124 92
Median daily rate £500 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £283 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £855
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £11.58 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing CCNA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in Merseyside

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Merseyside

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet