The table below looks at the statistics for CCSA in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSA over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Rank - 126 113
Contract jobs citing CCSA 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.040% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.32% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
369 313 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.89% 12.46% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 192 157
Average daily rate £339 £365 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +18.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% +21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.05 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

CCSA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCSA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCSA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCSA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

CCSA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) F5