The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSA 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.67% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £400 £308
% change year-on-year
-22.18% +30.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - £180.00
CCSA
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.90% 21.05% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 35 15
Average daily rate £313 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

CCSA
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing CCSA 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 CCSA.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) CCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
4 3 (42.86%) Internet
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing CCSA 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 CCSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat