Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 January 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 Expert (CCSE)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 149 178
Rank change year-on-year 0 +29 -8
Contract jobs citing CCSE 6 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 0.36% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.95% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 2
Hampshire median daily rate £363 £358 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.40% -19.44% +18.33%
10th Percentile £323 £263 £426
90th Percentile £388 £453 £472
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £39.00

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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,202 1,372 1,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.35% 38.32% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 919 1,019
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £220 £279 £263
90th Percentile £535 £562 £533
South East median daily rate £410 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 84 73
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.98% -25.29% +163.00%
10th Percentile £17.13 £12.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £48.09 £49.25 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.70% -35.21% +108.82%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing CCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in Hampshire

CCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSE in Hampshire

CCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSE in Hampshire

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Southampton - 6 £363 -
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CCSE 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) DataPower
3 3 (50.00%) IronPort
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) CCSA
4 2 (33.33%) Check Point GAiA
5 1 (16.67%) Dell KACE
5 1 (16.67%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) SMS
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) DMZ
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Migration

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) DMZ
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) FIPS 140-2
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) IronPort
3 1 (16.67%) Dell KACE
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) SAP