The table below looks at the statistics for CCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CCSE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certified Security Expert (CCSE)
Rank 106 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CCSE 18 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% - 0.042%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.42% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Average daily rate
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£401 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £381
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+38.39% -
CCSE
England

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
407 252 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.34% 11.11% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 153 173
Average daily rate £338 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 22
Average hourly rate £31.75 £17.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.05% -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £10.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.69 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

CCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CCSE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CCSE Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - 16 £401 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £313 - 2
CCSE
England

CCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCSE 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 CCSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Blue Coat
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco IOS
2 17 (89.47%) BIG-IP
2 17 (89.47%) DHCP
2 17 (89.47%) F5
2 17 (89.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 17 (89.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (84.21%) Firewall
4 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (73.68%) Infoblox
5 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
6 12 (63.16%) Linux
6 12 (63.16%) BGP
6 12 (63.16%) DMVPN
7 10 (52.63%) Imperva
7 10 (52.63%) Thin Client
7 10 (52.63%) Citrix
7 10 (52.63%) Fat Client
7 10 (52.63%) Network Security
7 10 (52.63%) NetScreen
8 9 (47.37%) HP
8 9 (47.37%) C

CCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CCSE 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 CCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco IOS
2 17 (89.47%) BIG-IP
2 17 (89.47%) DHCP
2 17 (89.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 17 (89.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 16 (84.21%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (84.21%) Firewall
4 12 (63.16%) BGP
4 12 (63.16%) DMVPN
5 10 (52.63%) Network Security
5 10 (52.63%) NetScreen
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
6 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) IPsec
7 2 (10.53%) VPLS
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Network Specialist
1 10 (52.63%) Network Security Specialist
1 10 (52.63%) Security Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Thin Client
1 10 (52.63%) Fat Client
2 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) E-Commerce
2 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Line Management
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) Network Design
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCSA
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) CCDA
2 2 (10.53%) CCDP
2 2 (10.53%) VCAP
2 2 (10.53%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) XenServer
3 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Blue Coat
2 17 (89.47%) F5
3 14 (73.68%) Infoblox
4 10 (52.63%) Imperva
4 10 (52.63%) Citrix
5 9 (47.37%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Juniper