The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank - 153 149
Contract jobs citing CCSE 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.030% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 - -
CCSE
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
805 987 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.33% 29.52% 28.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 605 584
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 68 32
Median hourly rate £36.50 £41.24 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.49% +17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.43 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CCSE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CCSE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CCSE across the South West region.

CCSE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CCSE
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CCSE 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 South West region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) OCX
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) PuTTY
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Telnet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco