Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 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 of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 190 192
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +18
Contract jobs citing CCSE 9 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.021% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 0.11% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
East of England median daily rate £375 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £346 £313 £366
90th Percentile £448 £338 £610
England median daily rate £445 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +18.67% -6.31% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £48.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +0.65%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 983 938 1098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.37% 19.42% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 544 549
East of England median daily rate £391 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £181 £205 £212
90th Percentile £563 £525 £540
England median daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year +0.83% +5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 93 148
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.62 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.83% +28.47% +7.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.44 £10.68
90th Percentile £46.65 £46.80 £49.83
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.49% +7.37% +25.00%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in the East of England

CCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSE in the East of England

CCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCSE in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CCSE in the East of England

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 8 £375 - 1
Bedfordshire -5 1 - -
CCSE
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 of England region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCIE
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Nokia
2 8 (88.89%) TACACS
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) CCSA
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
5 4 (44.44%) Service Design
5 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
5 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
5 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 4 (44.44%) Computacenter
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) CISSP
6 1 (11.11%) CCDP
6 1 (11.11%) Finance

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) TACACS
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Security Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Network Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCIE
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCSA
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) CISSP
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) GPG13
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 8 (88.89%) F5
2 8 (88.89%) Nokia
3 4 (44.44%) Computacenter
4 1 (11.11%) CyberArk
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto