Period
to 24 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 August 2019 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 Design Associate (CCDA)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 94 88
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +18
Contract jobs citing CCDA 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.22% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.55% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +47.06%
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +5.88% +41.67% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £33.00

CCDA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 345 361 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.80% 24.36% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 193 159
Reading median daily rate £450 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -0.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £230 £219
90th Percentile £577 £588 £603
Berkshire median daily rate £434 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +5.15% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 8 20
Reading median hourly rate £72.50 £28.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +158.93% +40.00% -15.90%
10th Percentile £23.50 £17.30 £15.00
90th Percentile £84.25 £61.50 £53.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.64 £27.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +69.02% +100.00% +8.00%

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing CCDA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in Reading

CCDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDA in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) VXLAN

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5