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 3 months to 28 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 Design Professional (CCDP)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 257 253
Rank change year-on-year +31 -4  
Contract jobs citing CCDP 28 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 0.39% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 7
Median daily rate £410 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -15.29% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.19 -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Academic & Professional Certification
South East
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2217 2564 2718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.29% 27.64% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1327 1581 1396
Median daily rate £409 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 109 110
Median hourly rate £27.38 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.00% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.20 £62.30 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing CCDP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCDP in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCDP in the South East

CCDP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCDP in the South East

CCDP
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 3 months to 28 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
Hampshire +24 21 £425 -5.55% 2
Berkshire +26 3 £300 - 1
Surrey - 2 £380 -
West Sussex - 2 £400 -
CCDP
England

CCDP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDP 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 CCDP.

1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (95.56%) CCNP
3 42 (93.33%) Cisco
4 32 (71.11%) Firewall
5 31 (68.89%) WAN
6 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
7 27 (60.00%) LAN
8 26 (57.78%) Juniper
8 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
9 24 (53.33%) CheckPoint
9 24 (53.33%) CCIE
10 22 (48.89%) F5
10 22 (48.89%) Network Design
11 21 (46.67%) ITIL
12 20 (44.44%) Riverbed
13 19 (42.22%) CCIP
14 18 (40.00%) HP
14 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
14 18 (40.00%) Wireless
14 18 (40.00%) FortiGate
14 18 (40.00%) CCSE
14 18 (40.00%) CCSA
14 18 (40.00%) JNCIE
14 18 (40.00%) JNCIA
14 18 (40.00%) Fortinet
15 17 (37.78%) ITSM
15 17 (37.78%) Service Management
16 16 (35.56%) BIG-IP
16 16 (35.56%) Aruba
16 16 (35.56%) HP ASE

CCDP
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 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) Firewall
2 31 (68.89%) WAN
3 27 (60.00%) LAN
4 18 (40.00%) Wireless
5 16 (35.56%) BIG-IP
6 14 (31.11%) VPN
7 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (22.22%) VLAN
8 8 (17.78%) BGP
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (17.78%) OSPF
9 6 (13.33%) VoIP
10 4 (8.89%) MPLS
10 4 (8.89%) Network Security
10 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
11 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
12 2 (4.44%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (4.44%) DMVPN
12 2 (4.44%) DSL
12 2 (4.44%) xDSL
General
1 18 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Designer
4 6 (13.33%) Firewall Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Network Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Author
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Security Designer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Author
7 2 (4.44%) WAN Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) LAN Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.44%) BBC
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Network Design
2 21 (46.67%) ITIL
3 17 (37.78%) ITSM
3 17 (37.78%) Service Management
4 4 (8.89%) Internal Audit
5 2 (4.44%) Boundary Protection
5 2 (4.44%) eTOM
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security Management
5 2 (4.44%) ISMS
5 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Network Management
5 2 (4.44%) Security Management
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Change Control
6 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.22%) Validation
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (95.56%) CCNP
3 28 (62.22%) Security Cleared
4 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
5 24 (53.33%) CCIE
6 19 (42.22%) CCIP
7 18 (40.00%) CCSA
7 18 (40.00%) CCSE
7 18 (40.00%) JNCIA
7 18 (40.00%) JNCIE
8 16 (35.56%) HP ASE
8 16 (35.56%) HP MASE
9 15 (33.33%) CCNA
10 13 (28.89%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) CCDA
11 6 (13.33%) JNCIS
12 2 (4.44%) CCSP
12 2 (4.44%) CCVP
12 2 (4.44%) CISM
12 2 (4.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) Cisco
2 26 (57.78%) Juniper
3 24 (53.33%) CheckPoint
4 22 (48.89%) F5
5 20 (44.44%) Riverbed
6 18 (40.00%) Fortinet
6 18 (40.00%) HP
7 16 (35.56%) Aruba
8 6 (13.33%) Brocade
9 2 (4.44%) Nokia
9 2 (4.44%) Rackspace
9 2 (4.44%) Virgin Media
10 1 (2.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (2.22%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.22%) Remedy
10 1 (2.22%) Tandberg
10 1 (2.22%) VMware
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago