The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for CCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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 Administrator (CCSA)
England > North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 150
Contract jobs citing CCSA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median daily rate - - £300
England median daily rate £395 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -12.22% +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £40.00
England median hourly rate - £52.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +34.61%  

CCSA 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 North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 528 767 771
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 17.86% 20.40% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 879 949
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £208 £263 £205
90th Percentile £575 £571 £538
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 45 157
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +102.35%  
10th Percentile £15.50 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £59.00 £47.39 £52.75
England median hourly rate £32.50 £27.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.90% +23.55%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing CCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for CCSA in the North West

CCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CCSA in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSA in the North West

CCSA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSA in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSA in the North West