The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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 Expert (CCSE)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 -
Contract jobs citing CCSE 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +7.05% +21.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -39.19% +34.61%  

CCSE is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 281 258 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 18.67% 16.80% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 172 132
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -28.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing CCSE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in the East Midlands

CCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCSE in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSE in the East Midlands

CCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSE in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Computacenter
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) NGN
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NGN
1 1 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) VXLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Computacenter
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) VMware