Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Check Point Certified Security Administrator (CCSA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 244 235
Rank change year-on-year -2 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing CCSA 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% 0.044% 0.060%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
City of London median daily rate £550 £425 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -3.63% -7.16%
10th Percentile £434 £373 £298
90th Percentile £648 £518 £518
Central London median daily rate £563 £425 £441
% change year-on-year +32.35% -3.63% -7.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

CCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 951 984 1,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.72% 14.35% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 711 754
City of London median daily rate £488 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £253 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 29 16
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.03% -1.61% +5.61%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £16.14
90th Percentile £25.50 £28.15 £39.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% +5.56%

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in the City of London

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCSA in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSA in the City of London

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCSA in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCSA in the City of London

CCSA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSA in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCSA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CCSA.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) Servlets
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Pega
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) SailPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics

CCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) CyberArk Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Pega Developer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JSP
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) SailPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Servlets
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Privileged Access Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) CyberArk
2 2 (40.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Pega
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint