The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 35 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.66% 0.48% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 1.26% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +11.42%
CheckPoint
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 159 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.19% 38.50% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 105 102
Median daily rate £400 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.80 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £60.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCSM
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware