The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for CCSP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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.

Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 137 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Contract jobs citing CCSP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.035% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +25.71% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 322 462 408
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 15.15% 16.11% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 300 277
Median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £238 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £574 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £32.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

CCSP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

CCSP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CCSP in Yorkshire

CCSP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CCSP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £600 -
CCSP
England

CCSP
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CCSP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) JNCIP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (75.00%) Samsung
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) DMZ
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Ubiquiti
3 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) IISP
3 1 (25.00%) F5

CCSP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) DMZ
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCSE
2 3 (75.00%) JNCIP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) IISP
3 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (25.00%) ISSEP
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Samsung
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Ubiquiti