The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 49
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.92% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.27% 1.96% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £209 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.81% +77.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +8.69% -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.94 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +21.65% -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 Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 51 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 26.44% 19.25% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 79
Median daily rate £266 £445 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.33% +7.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £1,846 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.82% +49.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.30 £34.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Somerset

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Somerset over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Somerset

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Somerset

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bath - 3 £205 -
CCNA
South West

CCNA
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Somerset region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Broadband
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) SAP