Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 161 186
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 -18
Contract jobs citing CCSE 13 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.36% 0.10% 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.03% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £366 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% -18.78% +25.00%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £425
90th Percentile £450 £441 £475
South East median daily rate £448 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +27.86% - -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £52.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £48.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -

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 1265 1465 1850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 35.46% 37.61% 41.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 963 1095
Hampshire median daily rate £395 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £213 £275 £265
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 82 71
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +45.45% +22.22%
10th Percentile £19.34 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCSE in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 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
Hook - 7 £400 -
Southampton +8 3 £375 +27.77%
Farnborough - 1 £450 -
Fareham - 1 - -
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 11 (84.62%) CCSA
4 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 10 (76.92%) WAN
4 10 (76.92%) CCNP
4 10 (76.92%) CCDP
4 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (69.23%) Wireless
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL
5 9 (69.23%) LAN
5 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) F5
6 8 (61.54%) Riverbed
6 8 (61.54%) FortiGate
6 8 (61.54%) Fortinet
6 8 (61.54%) JNCIA
6 8 (61.54%) JNCIE
6 8 (61.54%) Juniper
6 8 (61.54%) CCIE
6 8 (61.54%) CCIP
6 8 (61.54%) ITSM
6 8 (61.54%) Service Management
7 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
7 7 (53.85%) HP
7 7 (53.85%) Network Design
7 7 (53.85%) BIG-IP
7 7 (53.85%) Degree
7 7 (53.85%) Computer Science

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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 7 (53.85%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) SMTP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Multicast
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) ITSM
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 7 (53.85%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCSA
2 10 (76.92%) CCDP
2 10 (76.92%) CCNP
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) CCIE
4 8 (61.54%) CCIP
4 8 (61.54%) JNCIA
4 8 (61.54%) JNCIE
5 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) HP ASE
5 7 (53.85%) HP MASE
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) Fortinet
3 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 8 (61.54%) Riverbed
4 7 (53.85%) Aruba
4 7 (53.85%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) IronPort
5 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
6 1 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy