Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for CCNP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 December 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 Professional (CCNP)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing CCNP 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.47% 3.09% 1.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.92% 16.98% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Watford median daily rate - £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.71% +13.33%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £403 £335 £375
% change year-on-year +20.30% -10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £32.50 - £39.25

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 Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 51 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.94% 18.21% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 10
Watford median daily rate £365 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.06% -20.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £244 £205 £146
90th Percentile £590 £438 £464
Hertfordshire median daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Watford median hourly rate - £14.50 £23.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.60% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +24.14% -32.56% +32.31%

CCNP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNP in Watford

CCNP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNP in Watford

CCNP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNP in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNP 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 Watford region with a requirement for CCNP.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) IGMP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast

CCNP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) IGMP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware