Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 August 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 > Surrey
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 135 145
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10 -
Contract jobs citing CCSE 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.28% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.48% 0.69% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Surrey median daily rate £438 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £415 £475 £430
90th Percentile £488 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £431 £450 £363
% change year-on-year -4.17% +24.14% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 608 435 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.76% 17.32% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 288 458
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.94% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £276 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.39% +0.81% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 22
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -60.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £13.70 £14.09 £11.81
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £49.60
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year +70.37% -17.35% +1.58%

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing CCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in Surrey

CCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSE in Surrey

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Staines -14 9 £438 -12.50%
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) CCSA
1 9 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 7 (77.78%) Migration
3 7 (77.78%) Network Security
4 6 (66.67%) CA
4 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
4 6 (66.67%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (22.22%) ProxySG
6 1 (11.11%) Zscaler

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (77.78%) Migration
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCSA
1 9 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) Blue Coat
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) CA
3 6 (66.67%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (11.11%) Zscaler