The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 March 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)
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing CCNA 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 6.40% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 36.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £105 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +33.56% -2.38%  

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 Northern Ireland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 41 22 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 18.06% 17.60% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 8 10
Median daily rate £326 £350 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +91.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £105 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.61 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.97% +220.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Northern Ireland

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) ICT Officer
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Support Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
Belfast, County Antrim
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
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