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 March 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 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 156 -
Contract jobs citing CCSA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.052% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £390 £400
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 474 807 741
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 18.34% 20.86% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 407 337
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 49 70
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.50 £46.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.20% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

CCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing CCSA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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