The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 12 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.85% 1.07% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 2.60% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £249 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.80% +30.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £240 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £258 £198
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +33.56% -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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 228 269 236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 35.24% 41.07% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 183 153
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £513 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Wiltshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Wiltshire

CCNA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Wiltshire

CCNA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCNA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swindon -3 4 £213 -14.57%
Corsham - 1 £450 -
CCNA
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (86.67%) Cisco
3 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (46.67%) DV Cleared
5 13 (43.33%) VLAN
6 12 (40.00%) Migration
7 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) CCNP
9 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) Windows
11 5 (16.67%) C
11 5 (16.67%) Service Management
12 4 (13.33%) Firewall
12 4 (13.33%) VMware
12 4 (13.33%) Linux
12 4 (13.33%) SAN
12 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
12 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
12 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
13 3 (10.00%) MPLS
13 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
13 3 (10.00%) HNC
13 3 (10.00%) VoIP
13 3 (10.00%) Military
13 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (10.00%) Wireless
13 3 (10.00%) SLA

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (6.67%) Confluence
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) VLAN
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) MPLS
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (10.00%) Wireless
4 2 (6.67%) ATM
4 2 (6.67%) Broadband
4 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) OSPF
5 1 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.00%) Military
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 14 (46.67%) NOC Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support
5 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Operations Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) CESG
2 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Debian
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) People Management
5 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) DV Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) CCNP
6 3 (10.00%) HNC
7 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (6.67%) Degree
7 2 (6.67%) MCSE
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.33%) CCIE
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Docker
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.67%) Packer
1 2 (6.67%) PowerCLI
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
1 2 (6.67%) Terraform
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
3 2 (6.67%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Nortel
3 2 (6.67%) Sophos
3 2 (6.67%) Veeam
3 2 (6.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds