The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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 Associate (CCNA)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 44 64
Rank change year-on-year -16 +20  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 8 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.36% 2.44% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.02% 11.29% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £245 £298 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -14.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £239 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £364 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -6.15% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.19 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% +19.04%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 114 124 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.35% 21.64% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 87 108
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.99% -14.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.05% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 16
Median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -24.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.10 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.96% +33.78%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Oxfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bicester - 4 - -
Oxford -6 3 £245 -23.43% 1
CCNA
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) CCNP
5 6 (40.00%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) EMC
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) EMC VNX
7 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
8 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
9 2 (13.33%) SMTP
9 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 2 (13.33%) Internet
9 2 (13.33%) OSPF
9 2 (13.33%) BGP
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
9 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
10 1 (6.67%) Remediation Plan
10 1 (6.67%) Mentoring

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
2 2 (13.33%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) Broadband
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
1 4 (26.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Dell
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP