Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 137 167
Rank change year-on-year -30 +30 +10
Contract jobs citing CCSE 8 29 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.21% 0.78% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.61% 1.99% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 26 4
Hampshire median daily rate £390 £435 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £362 £308 £318
90th Percentile £421 £490 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £356
% change year-on-year - +19.30% -9.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £52.50
South East median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 1,315 1,454 1,747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 34.74% 39.16% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 845 1,119
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% +0.67%
10th Percentile £272 £264 £263
90th Percentile £566 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 97 55
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +157.58%
10th Percentile £17.80 £14.90 £12.50
90th Percentile £54.75 £53.00 £58.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +55.56% -10.00% +11.11%

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 18 July 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
Havant - 6 - -
Southampton -6 2 £390 -22.00%
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Check Point GAiA
3 6 (75.00%) DataPower
3 6 (75.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) SCOM
3 6 (75.00%) Time Management
3 6 (75.00%) SIEM
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 6 (75.00%) IIS
3 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) SMTP
3 6 (75.00%) FTP
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) PKI
3 6 (75.00%) IronPort
4 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (50.00%) NetScaler

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Apache
1 6 (75.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) FTP
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) SMTP
3 6 (75.00%) SSL
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) DMZ
7 1 (12.50%) SMS
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) DataPower
1 6 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (75.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Check Point GAiA
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 6 (75.00%) SIEM
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) FIPS 140-2
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
1 6 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) IronPort
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) SAP