Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for CCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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 Expert (CCSE)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 163 180
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 -31
Contract jobs citing CCSE 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.099% 0.083% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.60% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate £333 £525 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +55.56% +17.39%
10th Percentile £306 £438 £319
90th Percentile £365 £735 £356
Yorkshire median daily rate £333 £525 £369
% change year-on-year -36.67% +42.28% -7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 419 501 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.76% 13.92% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 270 440
West Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £255
90th Percentile £553 £565 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -16.13% +1.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £16.79 £35.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% -6.24% -

CCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CCSE in West Yorkshire

CCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSE in West Yorkshire

CCSE
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSE within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leeds - 2 £300 -
CCSE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CCSE 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) CCSM
3 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
3 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (33.33%) CEH
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

CCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSM
2 1 (33.33%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Qualys
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Micro