Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCENT qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 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 Entry Networking Technician (CCENT)
England > South West
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 201 229 190
Rank change year-on-year +28 -39 +14
Contract jobs citing CCENT 6 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.047% 0.096%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
South West median daily rate £356 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.72% - -
England median daily rate £356 £350 £175
% change year-on-year +1.83% +100.00% -20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £190.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -82.63% -

CCENT 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 1,945 2,061 1,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 35.76% 32.20% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,199 1,171 776
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £213
90th Percentile £625 £600 £589
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 133 76
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +24.03% -16.23%
10th Percentile £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -9.09%

CCENT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCENT in the South West

CCENT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCENT in the South West

CCENT
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 CCENT within the South West region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. 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 +16 6 £356 -28.72% 1
CCENT
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CCENT 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 CCENT.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) Service Management
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
1 6 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
5 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) JFC
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

CCENT
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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Change Management
1 6 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (100.00%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware