The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CCDA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 April 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 Design Associate (CCDA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 120 116
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4  
Contract jobs citing CCDA 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.072% 0.098% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.54% 0.71% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £358 £400
% change year-on-year -16.08% -10.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CCDA 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 West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 184 282 278
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.28% 13.76% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 192 175
Median daily rate £412 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Median hourly rate £23.00 £12.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.39% -29.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

CCDA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCDA in West Yorkshire

CCDA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCDA in West Yorkshire

CCDA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCDA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Leeds - 1 £400 -
CCDA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCDA 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCDA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN

CCDA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Control
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCIE
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft