The first table below looks at the demand for CCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Colchester region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 22 9 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing CCSE 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 2.56% 19.57% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% 40.91% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
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£388 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 19.23% 47.83% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 5
Average daily rate £388 £413 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +26.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £9.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
CCSE
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CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CCSE across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

CCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CCSE across the Colchester region.

CCSE Daily Rate Trend in Colchester

CCSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing CCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 5 (100.00%) Imperva
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester region citing CCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 5 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 5 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 5 (100.00%) Imperva
1 5 (100.00%) F5