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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank - 144 141
Contract jobs citing CCSE 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.063% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.20% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +0.64%
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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
913 1019 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.25% 32.31% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 646 623
Median daily rate £400 £385 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £507 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 61 74
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.35 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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