The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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 Professional (CCNP)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 51 38
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 3 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.76% 0.18% 2.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.12% 1.19% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.94 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -42.85% +16.66%  

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 Nottinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 49 84 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 12.37% 14.97% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 53 49
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £600 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.05% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.83% +37.77%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Nottinghamshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Nottinghamshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Nottingham +10 2 - - 1
CCNP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (46.15%) Fault Management
6 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
6 6 (46.15%) Computacenter
6 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
6 6 (46.15%) Service Design
6 6 (46.15%) CCNA
6 6 (46.15%) Juniper
7 5 (38.46%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) DBS Check
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) LAN
8 3 (23.08%) WAN
8 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 2 (15.38%) CCSA
9 2 (15.38%) Mitel
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services
9 2 (15.38%) Python
9 2 (15.38%) Citrix
9 2 (15.38%) Nokia
9 2 (15.38%) NHS
9 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
9 2 (15.38%) TACACS
9 2 (15.38%) Handset

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (15.38%) NGN
5 2 (15.38%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (15.38%) TACACS
5 2 (15.38%) VXLAN
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Database Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Handset
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
1 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Fault Management
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
2 6 (46.15%) Mentoring
2 6 (46.15%) Service Design
3 1 (7.69%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 5 (38.46%) DBS Check
4 2 (15.38%) CCSA
4 2 (15.38%) CCSE
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) HND
5 1 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vCloud
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Computacenter
2 6 (46.15%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Mitel
4 2 (15.38%) Nokia
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC