The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CCSP 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.18% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - £40.00

CCSP 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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 317 751 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 14.62% 25.57% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 431 251
Median daily rate £375 £330 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% -2.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 46 27
Median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £29.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +37.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £20.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSP in Scotland

CCSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSP in Scotland

CCSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CCSP in Scotland

CCSP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CCSP in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CCSP in Scotland

CCSP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 4 - - 1
CCSP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCSP 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 Scotland region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
2 2 (40.00%) CMDB
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Fault Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) QMS
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
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