Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCDP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 October 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 Professional (CCDP)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 217 - 210
Rank change year-on-year - +210 +4
Contract jobs citing CCDP 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.050% - 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median daily rate £475 - -
England median daily rate £425 £405 £450
% change year-on-year +4.87% -9.94% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South West median hourly rate - - £43.50
England median hourly rate - £33.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year - -28.26% -

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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,799 1,607 1,823
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.78% 29.23% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 856 1,092
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £269 £226 £255
90th Percentile £575 £579 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 118 95
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £38.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.64% +18.46% -20.73%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.93 £17.60
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.31
% change year-on-year -3.85% +2.73% +11.25%

CCDP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDP in the South West

CCDP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDP in the South West

CCDP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Wiltshire - 2 £475 -
Bristol - 1 - -
CCDP
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for CCDP.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
3 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CWNA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management

CCDP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Junos
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Security
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CWNA
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware