The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 62 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 10 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.09% 1.39% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 3.02% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £384 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £501 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -28.00%
CheckPoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
451 563 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 49.02% 45.88% 40.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 263 257
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 40
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £26.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Buckinghamshire region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Buckinghamshire region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +6 4 £425 +7.93%
High Wycombe -1 1 - - 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Blue Coat
4 11 (52.38%) F5
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (47.62%) Project Management
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 9 (42.86%) Migration
6 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
7 8 (38.10%) Internet
7 8 (38.10%) B2B
7 8 (38.10%) SSL
7 8 (38.10%) FTP
7 8 (38.10%) VPN
7 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 8 (38.10%) NetScaler
7 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
7 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (38.10%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (38.10%) IronPort
7 8 (38.10%) Data Migration
7 8 (38.10%) ProjectWise
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco PIX

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) ProjectWise
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) FTP
3 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 8 (38.10%) NetScaler
3 8 (38.10%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (38.10%) SSL
3 8 (38.10%) VPN
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (28.57%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (4.76%) NGN
7 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Check Point Support
3 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Middleware Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Project Management
2 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) B2B
3 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (38.10%) Data Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Network Design
5 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.76%) Validation
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCSE
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (61.90%) Blue Coat
4 11 (52.38%) F5
5 9 (42.86%) Citrix
6 8 (38.10%) IronPort
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.76%) Remedy
8 1 (4.76%) SAP