The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CCIP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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 Internetwork Professional (CCIP)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 550 647 615
Rank change year-on-year +97 -32  
Contract jobs citing CCIP 37 5 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.009% 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.043% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 10
Median daily rate £450 £338 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £368 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £356 £293
% change year-on-year +27.71% +21.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.85 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.85 - -

CCIP 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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8905 11622 10650
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.24% 21.90% 19.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5328 7267 6206
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 440 554
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CCIP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCIP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCIP in the UK

CCIP
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCIP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +66 23 £450 +33.33% 2
South East +52 14 £450 +33.33%
Aberdeen - 14 £375 -
Scotland - 14 £375 -
Hampshire - 8 £455 -
Berkshire +24 6 £300 -11.11%
Reading - 6 £300 -
Hook - 6 £455 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £475 -
North East - 5 £475 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £475 -
London +6 3 £388 +14.81% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CCIP.

1 92 (100.00%) CCNP
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (98.91%) Cisco
3 77 (83.70%) Firewall
4 76 (82.61%) CCIE
5 69 (75.00%) CCDP
5 69 (75.00%) F5
6 68 (73.91%) LAN
6 68 (73.91%) WAN
6 68 (73.91%) Wireless
6 68 (73.91%) Juniper
7 65 (70.65%) CheckPoint
8 64 (69.57%) JNCIA
9 63 (68.48%) Riverbed
9 63 (68.48%) ITIL
10 61 (66.30%) HP
10 61 (66.30%) JNCIE
10 61 (66.30%) Fortinet
10 61 (66.30%) CCSE
10 61 (66.30%) Network Design
10 61 (66.30%) CCSA
10 61 (66.30%) FortiGate
11 59 (64.13%) Service Management
11 59 (64.13%) ITSM
12 53 (57.61%) Telecoms
13 51 (55.43%) BIG-IP
14 48 (52.17%) Security Cleared
14 48 (52.17%) HP ASE
14 48 (52.17%) HP MASE
15 47 (51.09%) Aruba

CCIP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.17%) PaaS
1 2 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (83.70%) Firewall
2 68 (73.91%) LAN
2 68 (73.91%) WAN
2 68 (73.91%) Wireless
3 51 (55.43%) BIG-IP
4 17 (18.48%) BGP
4 17 (18.48%) OSPF
5 14 (15.22%) MPLS
6 11 (11.96%) Multicast
6 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
7 10 (10.87%) IPv6
8 8 (8.70%) VPN
9 7 (7.61%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (6.52%) DNS
11 5 (5.43%) VLAN
12 4 (4.35%) HTTP
12 4 (4.35%) SNMP
12 4 (4.35%) VPLS
12 4 (4.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 53 (57.61%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.61%) Marketing
3 3 (3.26%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Back Office
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Legal
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (72.83%) Network Engineer
2 9 (9.78%) IP Engineer
3 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 8 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (5.43%) Design Engineer
4 5 (5.43%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) LAN Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 4 (4.35%) WAN Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Data Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Network Architect
6 3 (3.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) Security Engineer
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.17%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (2.17%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (2.17%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (44.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.35%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.26%) IPTV
3 3 (3.26%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (3.26%) STB
3 3 (3.26%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) Unix
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (68.48%) ITIL
2 61 (66.30%) Network Design
3 59 (64.13%) ITSM
3 59 (64.13%) Service Management
4 10 (10.87%) Migration
5 8 (8.70%) Presales
6 4 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (4.35%) Project Management
6 4 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.26%) Change Management
7 3 (3.26%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.26%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.17%) High Availability
8 2 (2.17%) Service Design
9 1 (1.09%) High-Frequency Trading
9 1 (1.09%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.09%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) CCNP
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (82.61%) CCIE
3 69 (75.00%) CCDP
4 64 (69.57%) JNCIA
5 61 (66.30%) CCSA
5 61 (66.30%) CCSE
5 61 (66.30%) JNCIE
6 48 (52.17%) HP ASE
6 48 (52.17%) HP MASE
6 48 (52.17%) Security Cleared
7 42 (45.65%) Degree
8 41 (44.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 41 (44.57%) SC Cleared
9 8 (8.70%) CCNA
10 6 (6.52%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.26%) CCDE
11 3 (3.26%) CCSP
12 2 (2.17%) MCP
12 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 61 (66.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 91 (98.91%) Cisco
2 69 (75.00%) F5
3 68 (73.91%) Juniper
4 65 (70.65%) CheckPoint
5 63 (68.48%) Riverbed
6 61 (66.30%) Fortinet
6 61 (66.30%) HP
7 47 (51.09%) Aruba
8 10 (10.87%) Huawei
9 4 (4.35%) VMware
10 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.26%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.09%) Ericsson
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