Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 April 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 Professional (CCDP)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 351 347 297
Rank change year-on-year -4 -50 +74
Contract jobs citing CCDP 18 35 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.21% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 0.92% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 48
South East median daily rate £450 £388 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -3.49% -5.53%
10th Percentile £406 £326 £300
90th Percentile £538 £588 £499
England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £49.60

CCDP 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 3,724 3,821 4,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 23.93% 22.76% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,129 2,057 2,552
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £565 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 190 250
South East median hourly rate £26.42 £25.72 £22.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.71% +12.99% -21.52%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £53.87 £52.50
England median hourly rate £32.48 £23.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +38.19% -21.67% +9.09%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in the South East

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDP in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCDP in the South East

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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 CCDP within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Thames Valley +26 6 - -
Berkshire -13 6 - -
Hampshire -37 5 £450 -21.74% 3
West Sussex +3 3 £413 -21.43%
Surrey +19 2 £525 +61.54%
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
CCDP
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 South East region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) CCIE
5 9 (50.00%) CCNA
5 9 (50.00%) WAN
6 8 (44.44%) Firewall
6 8 (44.44%) Network Design
7 7 (38.89%) VPN
7 7 (38.89%) MPLS
8 6 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (27.78%) F5
9 5 (27.78%) Runbook
9 5 (27.78%) DAB
9 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
9 5 (27.78%) VoIP
9 5 (27.78%) Juniper
9 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
10 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
11 3 (16.67%) OSCP
11 3 (16.67%) Rackspace
11 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
11 3 (16.67%) Virgin Media
11 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (16.67%) Riverbed

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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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) MPLS
3 7 (38.89%) VPN
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) DAB
5 5 (27.78%) VoIP
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) VLAN
8 2 (11.11%) BGP
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (11.11%) Network Security
8 2 (11.11%) OSPF
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
8 2 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Network Architect
3 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IP Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IP Network Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) IP Security Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Product Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) BBC
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Network Design
2 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 5 (27.78%) Runbook
3 4 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Process Management
4 2 (11.11%) Server Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Communications Security
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 10 (55.56%) CCIE
4 9 (50.00%) CCNA
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) CCDA
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) LPIC
6 3 (16.67%) MCSE
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (16.67%) OSCP
7 2 (11.11%) CCENT
7 2 (11.11%) CCSA
7 2 (11.11%) CCSE
7 2 (11.11%) JNCIE
7 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
8 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (5.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (27.78%) F5
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 3 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 3 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 3 (16.67%) Virgin Media
4 2 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (11.11%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.56%) Alcatel-Lucent