Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 139 126
Rank change year-on-year -11 -13 -
Contract jobs citing CCSE 19 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.58% 0.22% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 1.45% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Surrey median daily rate £456 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% +16.28% -
10th Percentile £416 £475 £425
90th Percentile £513 £525 £435
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £338
% change year-on-year -5.56% +33.33% -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 620 414 514
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.95% 15.30% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 265 335
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £269
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 27
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £19.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.77% -43.38% -6.21%
10th Percentile £14.66 £13.44 £12.70
90th Percentile £51.00 £49.38 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £39.50 £23.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year +70.81% -15.91% -5.82%

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 23 October 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 -4 18 £438 -12.50%
CCSE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) CCSA
1 19 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 18 (94.74%) Check Point Certification
2 18 (94.74%) Juniper
2 18 (94.74%) FortiGate
3 17 (89.47%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (89.47%) Blue Coat
3 17 (89.47%) Network Security
4 16 (84.21%) Migration
4 16 (84.21%) F5
5 15 (78.95%) BIG-IP
5 15 (78.95%) CA
6 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
6 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Zscaler
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) WAN
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CCNP
7 1 (5.26%) CCNA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) Network Security
3 15 (78.95%) BIG-IP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (84.21%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) CCSA
2 18 (94.74%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCDA
3 1 (5.26%) CCDP
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) JNCIE
3 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (94.74%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 19 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 18 (94.74%) Juniper
3 17 (89.47%) Blue Coat
4 16 (84.21%) F5
5 15 (78.95%) CA
6 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) Zscaler