Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 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 Network Professional (CCNP)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 63 68
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing CCNP 6 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.63% 1.09% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 6.16% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
South Yorkshire median daily rate £333 £310 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.26% - +10.71%
10th Percentile £264 £243 £279
90th Percentile £397 £380 £338
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £323 £350
% change year-on-year +20.93% -7.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £45.00

CCNP 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 166 146 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.55% 17.68% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 90 136
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £291 £260 £303
90th Percentile £633 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +9.38% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 8
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £10.00 £20.66 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.59% -6.11% +22.22%
10th Percentile £9.34 £14.20 £16.41
90th Percentile £24.10 £50.20 £24.13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £15.00 £14.57
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.99% -6.03%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing CCNP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in South Yorkshire

CCNP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNP within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Sheffield -5 5 £305 -1.61%
Doncaster -1 1 £390 -10.34%
CCNP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) MPLS
6 1 (16.67%) OSPF
6 1 (16.67%) BGP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Dell
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto