The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 March 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 Associate (CCNA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 99 89
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 13 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.97% 0.72% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.51% 4.59% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 16
Median daily rate £394 £308 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.04% +20.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £208 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £288 £300
% change year-on-year +8.69% -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.94 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +21.65% -2.38%  

CCNA 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 173 305 259
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 12.97% 15.75% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 201 166
Median daily rate £388 £403 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.72% +8.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.59% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCNA in West Yorkshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in West Yorkshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in West Yorkshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in West Yorkshire

CCNA
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 CCNA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +15 6 £400 +17.64% 3
Halifax +4 4 £388 +3.33%
Bradford +4 3 - - 1
CCNA
Yorkshire

CCNA
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCNA 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 CCNA.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (59.09%) CCNP
4 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
5 9 (40.91%) ITIL
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) VPN
7 7 (31.82%) LAN
7 7 (31.82%) Wireless
7 7 (31.82%) F5
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) CCIE
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) OSPF
9 5 (22.73%) BGP
9 5 (22.73%) CCDA
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Change Management
9 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
9 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
9 5 (22.73%) Change Control
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (18.18%) Data Centre

CCNA
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) VPN
2 8 (36.36%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) Wireless
4 5 (22.73%) BGP
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (22.73%) OSPF
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (18.18%) IPsec
6 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
6 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
7 2 (9.09%) IPv4
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) CatOS
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
2 5 (22.73%) Change Management
2 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
2 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Release Management
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Network Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 6 (27.27%) CCIE
4 5 (22.73%) CCDA
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (13.64%) CCSA
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 7 (31.82%) F5
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) Brocade
7 2 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (9.09%) Nokia
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (4.55%) Avaya
8 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.55%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.55%) Riverbed