The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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 Professional (CCNP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 59 59
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 13 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.77% 0.90% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.31% 3.33% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Median daily rate £357 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.09% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £385 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.21% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.13% -5.00%  

CCNP 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 206 180 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 28.03% 26.99% 24.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 134
Median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.62 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.53% -73.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP 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 CCNP in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Milton Keynes

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNP in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNP 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 CCNP in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP 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 CCNP.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (97.78%) Cisco
3 35 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 33 (73.33%) Firewall
5 31 (68.89%) SC Cleared
6 26 (57.78%) WAN
7 24 (53.33%) LAN
8 23 (51.11%) ITIL
9 22 (48.89%) Cisco ASA
9 22 (48.89%) F5
10 17 (37.78%) Juniper
11 15 (33.33%) CCNA
12 13 (28.89%) BGP
12 13 (28.89%) Wireless
13 12 (26.67%) VPN
13 12 (26.67%) Windows
14 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
15 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
15 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
15 10 (22.22%) Change Management
16 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
16 9 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (17.78%) Network Design
17 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
18 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
18 7 (15.56%) Network Security
18 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 7 (15.56%) ICMP
18 7 (15.56%) HP
18 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP

CCNP
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 (13.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) Firewall
2 26 (57.78%) WAN
3 24 (53.33%) LAN
4 22 (48.89%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (28.89%) BGP
5 13 (28.89%) Wireless
6 12 (26.67%) VPN
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (15.56%) ICMP
8 7 (15.56%) Network Security
8 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.33%) DHCP
9 6 (13.33%) DNS
10 5 (11.11%) EIGRP
10 5 (11.11%) FCoE
10 5 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (11.11%) OSPF
10 5 (11.11%) TACACS
11 4 (8.89%) Cisco ISE
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Network Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Wintel Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Network Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Network Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Network Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) BYOD
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) ITIL
2 10 (22.22%) Change Management
3 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
4 8 (17.78%) Network Design
5 7 (15.56%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.33%) ITSM
6 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (13.33%) Service Management
7 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.22%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (2.22%) Fault Management
9 1 (2.22%) High Availability
9 1 (2.22%) Line Management
9 1 (2.22%) Presales
9 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 31 (68.89%) SC Cleared
4 15 (33.33%) CCNA
5 10 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 6 (13.33%) MCSA
6 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (11.11%) CCSA
7 5 (11.11%) CCSE
8 3 (6.67%) CCIE
9 1 (2.22%) CCIE Data Center
9 1 (2.22%) HP ASE
9 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (11.11%) ISA Server
2 5 (11.11%) UAG
2 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) OVSD
2 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Cisco
2 22 (48.89%) F5
3 17 (37.78%) Juniper
4 10 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
5 7 (15.56%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) Forcepoint
6 6 (13.33%) Fortinet
6 6 (13.33%) Palo Alto
6 6 (13.33%) VMware
7 5 (11.11%) Citrix
7 5 (11.11%) Nokia
8 3 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (6.67%) Aruba
8 3 (6.67%) Brocade
8 3 (6.67%) Remedy
9 2 (4.44%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harris Global
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago