Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCDE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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 Expert (CCDE)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 352 387
Rank change year-on-year -17 +35 -17
Contract jobs citing CCDE 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.018% 0.007% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.081% 0.025% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
South East median daily rate £400 - -
England median daily rate £400 £450 £750
% change year-on-year -11.11% -40.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

CCDE 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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,690 3,978 4,992
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.27% 25.88% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,086 2,428 2,975
South East median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £260 £258
90th Percentile £560 £575 £530
England median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 219 256
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.34 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.11% -31.35% +100.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.88 £50.00 £56.53
England median hourly rate £23.38 £25.50 £25.66
% change year-on-year -8.33% -0.62% +35.05%

CCDE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CCDE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CCDE in the South East

CCDE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCDE in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDE in the South East

CCDE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDE within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 2 £400 -
Thames Valley - 2 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
CCDE
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCDE 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 South East region with a requirement for CCDE.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS

CCDE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (33.33%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet