The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 April 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 68 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 10 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.30% 0.13% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 0.49% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £323 £300
% change year-on-year -5.57% +7.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 315 204 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 40.80% 26.88% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 148 158
Median daily rate £425 £415 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +6.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -36.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Milton Keynes

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (96.97%) Cisco
3 24 (72.73%) F5
4 23 (69.70%) WAN
5 19 (57.58%) CCNP
6 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) DNS
8 14 (42.42%) Firewall
9 13 (39.39%) Ethernet
9 13 (39.39%) VoIP
9 13 (39.39%) Avaya
10 12 (36.36%) Remedy
10 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
10 12 (36.36%) IVR
10 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (30.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (30.30%) Workflow
12 10 (30.30%) VPN
13 9 (27.27%) BGP
13 9 (27.27%) EIGRP
13 9 (27.27%) OSPF
13 9 (27.27%) FCoE
13 9 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
14 8 (24.24%) MPLS
15 7 (21.21%) ADSL
15 7 (21.21%) ITIL
16 6 (18.18%) Change Management
16 6 (18.18%) VMware

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) WAN
2 15 (45.45%) DNS
3 14 (42.42%) Firewall
4 13 (39.39%) Ethernet
4 13 (39.39%) VoIP
5 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (30.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (30.30%) VPN
7 9 (27.27%) BGP
7 9 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 9 (27.27%) FCoE
7 9 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (27.27%) OSPF
8 8 (24.24%) MPLS
9 7 (21.21%) ADSL
10 6 (18.18%) DHCP
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
11 2 (6.06%) Wireless
12 1 (3.03%) Network Security
12 1 (3.03%) PBX
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Network Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Network Operations Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Network Design Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Network Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Wintel Support
8 1 (3.03%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) IVR
2 11 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 6 (18.18%) e-Health
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 10 (30.30%) Workflow
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.03%) High Availability
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Network Design
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Presales
7 1 (3.03%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (57.58%) CCNP
3 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 6 (18.18%) MCSA
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.15%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (15.15%) ISA Server
2 5 (15.15%) UAG
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Cisco
2 24 (72.73%) F5
3 13 (39.39%) Avaya
4 12 (36.36%) Remedy
5 6 (18.18%) CA
5 6 (18.18%) Forcepoint
5 6 (18.18%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Genesys
7 2 (6.06%) Aruba
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.06%) Computacenter
7 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow