The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CCNA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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 Network Associate (CCNA)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 119 106
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13  
Contract jobs citing CCNA 22 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.04% 0.89% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.31% 5.71% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 32
Median daily rate £395 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.17% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.94 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -0.24% +19.04%  

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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 301 455 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.27% 15.63% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 303 275
Median daily rate £415 £410 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +18.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 12
Median hourly rate £26.62 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.55% -15.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £12.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +4.61% +44.44%  

CCNA
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCNA in Yorkshire

CCNA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCNA in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCNA in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCNA in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +23 15 £400 +15.94% 7
North Yorkshire +13 4 £325 -7.14%
South Yorkshire -8 3 £175 -41.66% 2
CCNA
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCNA.

1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (95.12%) Cisco
3 26 (63.41%) Firewall
4 23 (56.10%) CCNP
5 20 (48.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (46.34%) CheckPoint
7 17 (41.46%) ITIL
8 14 (34.15%) WAN
9 13 (31.71%) Wireless
10 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (26.83%) LAN
11 11 (26.83%) F5
12 10 (24.39%) Cisco Wireless
13 9 (21.95%) VPN
13 9 (21.95%) Network Security
14 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
14 7 (17.07%) CCSA
14 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
14 7 (17.07%) Finance
14 7 (17.07%) OSPF
14 7 (17.07%) BGP
14 7 (17.07%) CCIE
14 7 (17.07%) Cisco ISE
14 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
15 6 (14.63%) Change Management
15 6 (14.63%) CCDA
15 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
16 5 (12.20%) SQL
16 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
16 5 (12.20%) Project Management

CCNA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) Firewall
2 20 (48.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (34.15%) WAN
4 13 (31.71%) Wireless
5 12 (29.27%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (26.83%) LAN
7 10 (24.39%) Cisco Wireless
8 9 (21.95%) Network Security
8 9 (21.95%) VPN
9 7 (17.07%) BGP
9 7 (17.07%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (17.07%) OSPF
10 4 (9.76%) IPsec
10 4 (9.76%) ISDN
10 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
10 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.76%) VoIP
11 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
11 3 (7.32%) PSTN
11 3 (7.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Network Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Cisco Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) CatOS
2 2 (4.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Change Management
3 5 (12.20%) Change Control
3 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
3 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Release Management
5 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
6 2 (4.88%) Network Management
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
2 2 (4.88%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (56.10%) CCNP
3 7 (17.07%) CCIE
3 7 (17.07%) CCSA
3 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) CCDA
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (7.32%) CCSE
6 3 (7.32%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.88%) CCDP
7 2 (4.88%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.44%) CCVP
8 1 (2.44%) CISA
8 1 (2.44%) MCSE
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco CME
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Cisco
2 19 (46.34%) CheckPoint
3 11 (26.83%) F5
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) Infoblox
6 3 (7.32%) Brocade
6 3 (7.32%) Juniper
6 3 (7.32%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.32%) Red Box
6 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
7 2 (4.88%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (4.88%) Nokia
7 2 (4.88%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Avaya
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.44%) HP
8 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire