The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CCVP 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 Voice Professional (CCVP)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 637 605
Rank change year-on-year +35 -32  
Contract jobs citing CCVP 8 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.031% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.088% 0.14% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 25
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £301 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +21.42% -17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CCVP 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 9042 11823 10443
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.19% 21.90% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5400 7392 6106
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 £241
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 490 454 538
Median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.28% +17.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

CCVP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CCVP in the UK

CCVP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCVP in the UK

CCVP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCVP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCVP in the UK

CCVP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCVP in the UK

CCVP
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCVP within the UK 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
England +15 8 £425 +21.42% 4
London +3 4 £425 +6.25% 4
Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Berkshire +23 1 £500 -
Reading +20 1 £500 -
South East +9 1 £500 +51.51%
Essex - 1 £425 -
Colchester - 1 £425 -
York - 1 £425 -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
City of London - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCVP 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 CCVP.

1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (71.43%) VoIP
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco UCCX
5 11 (52.38%) CCNP
6 10 (47.62%) Firewall
7 9 (42.86%) Unified Communications
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (33.33%) CCNA
8 7 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
10 5 (23.81%) LAN
10 5 (23.81%) BGP
10 5 (23.81%) CCIE
10 5 (23.81%) Avaya
10 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
10 5 (23.81%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
11 4 (19.05%) Red Box
11 4 (19.05%) VPN
11 4 (19.05%) OSPF
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL
11 4 (19.05%) CCDA
11 4 (19.05%) CCDP
11 4 (19.05%) Polycom
11 4 (19.05%) F5

CCVP
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) VoIP
2 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) Unified Communications
4 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (28.57%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) BGP
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) OSPF
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
8 3 (14.29%) PSTN
8 3 (14.29%) Skype
8 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
9 2 (9.52%) IPsec
9 2 (9.52%) MPLS
10 1 (4.76%) H.323
10 1 (4.76%) MGCP
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Collaboration Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (52.38%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
4 5 (23.81%) CCIE
5 4 (19.05%) CCDA
5 4 (19.05%) CCDP
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco CME
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Avaya
2 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) Polycom
3 4 (19.05%) Red Box
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) Nokia
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) NICE Systems
6 1 (4.76%) Acme Packet
6 1 (4.76%) Nortel
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
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