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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 43 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 1.08% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 2.35% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £314 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +161.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.69%
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
140 213 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.11% 45.81% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 147 129
Median daily rate £340 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 7
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -56.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk