The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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)
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 20
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 4 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.84% 2.12% 6.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.57% 11.11% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 10
Median daily rate £413 £325 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.82% +11.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £283 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +13.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £38.00 £41.29
% change year-on-year -15.13% -7.96%  

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 North Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14 36 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 9.93% 19.05% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 37
Median daily rate £413 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £156 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.81 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCNP in North Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in North Yorkshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP in North Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in North Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +14 4 £413 +17.85% 1
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) CCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) CCSA
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (28.57%) Red Box
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
6 1 (14.29%) XMPP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (14.29%) CCVP
6 1 (14.29%) Mitel
6 1 (14.29%) VMware

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco SocialMiner
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) ISDN
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) Telepresence
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) CCSA
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CCVP
5 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Red Box
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) VMware