The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Network Associate (CCNA)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 93 114
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 25 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.92% 1.61% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.89% 4.80% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 17
Median daily rate £406 £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.37% +10.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £174 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £49.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -49.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £34.70 £18.75
% change year-on-year -42.36% +85.06%  

CCNA 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 West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 865 1000 855
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.67% 33.55% 27.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 613 509
Median daily rate £425 £393 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% +0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £598 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 43 47
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.82% -31.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £21.88 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in the South West

CCNA
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 CCNA within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Wiltshire +6 15 £478 +46.92% 1
Bristol 0 4 £218 -2.24% 6
Dorset +4 2 £450 +76.47% 1
Somerset -9 2 £463 +76.19%
Gloucestershire -1 1 £195 -44.83% 1
Devon -10 1 - -
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 West region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (87.27%) Cisco
3 24 (43.64%) Security Cleared
4 20 (36.36%) CCNP
5 19 (34.55%) Firewall
5 19 (34.55%) Wireless
6 14 (25.45%) VLAN
7 13 (23.64%) LAN
8 12 (21.82%) ITIL
8 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
9 11 (20.00%) WAN
9 11 (20.00%) Migration
10 10 (18.18%) DV Cleared
11 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
11 9 (16.36%) Windows
11 9 (16.36%) Juniper
12 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
13 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (12.73%) VPN
14 6 (10.91%) DHCP
14 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (10.91%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (9.09%) Network Design
15 5 (9.09%) SLA
15 5 (9.09%) DNS
15 5 (9.09%) Broadband
15 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
15 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
15 5 (9.09%) MPLS

CCNA
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 (1.82%) IIS
1 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) Firewall
1 19 (34.55%) Wireless
2 14 (25.45%) VLAN
3 13 (23.64%) LAN
4 11 (20.00%) WAN
5 9 (16.36%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (12.73%) VPN
7 6 (10.91%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (10.91%) DHCP
7 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (9.09%) Broadband
8 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (9.09%) DNS
8 5 (9.09%) MPLS
9 4 (7.27%) Network Security
9 4 (7.27%) OSPF
9 4 (7.27%) VoIP
10 3 (5.45%) BGP
10 3 (5.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Billing
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Wireless Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Administrator
7 2 (3.64%) Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Installations Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.82%) WAP
1 1 (1.82%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.82%) CESG
4 1 (1.82%) VAX
4 1 (1.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Network Design
4 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) Demand Management
6 2 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.64%) Information Assurance
6 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) Network Management
6 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.64%) Service Management
6 2 (3.64%) SIEM
6 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma
6 2 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) C
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (43.64%) Security Cleared
3 20 (36.36%) CCNP
4 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
5 10 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.27%) CCENT
7 3 (5.45%) HNC
8 2 (3.64%) CCIE
8 2 (3.64%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (3.64%) CREST Certified
8 2 (3.64%) CWNA
8 2 (3.64%) Degree
8 2 (3.64%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (3.64%) SANS
9 1 (1.82%) EMCIE
9 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.82%) Netcool
2 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (87.27%) Cisco
2 9 (16.36%) Juniper
3 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.27%) F5
5 3 (5.45%) Palo Alto
5 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.64%) Fortinet
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.64%) Nortel
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
6 2 (3.64%) VMware
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.82%) BMC
7 1 (1.82%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
7 1 (1.82%) Sun
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