The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs citing CCSA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.067% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £345 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
CCSA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
736 493 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.66% 16.47% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 254 236
Median daily rate £332 £347 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 20
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £49.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing CCSA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CCSA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCSA 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Finance

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Check Point Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco