The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
South West / Somerset
Rank 35 37 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Contract jobs citing CCNP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 1.96% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £451 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.62% +77.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £363 £336
% change year-on-year -0.68% +7.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.94 £27.94 £30.00
% change year-on-year -28.63% -6.87%  

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 Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 51 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 27.40% 19.39% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 74
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 £215 £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 £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Somerset

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Somerset

CCNP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX

CCNP
Top Related 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 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SAP