The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.27% - 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.50% - 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £350
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 Nottingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 40 84 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 10.93% 18.79% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 38
Median daily rate £388 £560 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.80% +41.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £642 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.12%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Nottingham

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) NGN
4 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Mitel
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (25.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) NGN
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
2 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (25.00%) TACACS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) VXLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Computacenter
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia