The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
London / City of London
Rank 112 128 117
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 41 21 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.42% 0.68% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 1.70% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 63
Median daily rate £450 £409 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £600 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +40.62%

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1243 1235 2223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.95% 40.11% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 901 1639
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 51
Median hourly rate £40.50 £21.62 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.36% +15.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £28.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 53 (71.62%) Cisco
2 46 (62.16%) Firewall
3 40 (54.05%) Finance
4 23 (31.08%) Data Centre
5 20 (27.03%) Palo Alto
5 20 (27.03%) Network Security
6 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (21.62%) Wireless
9 15 (20.27%) BGP
9 15 (20.27%) Project Management
9 15 (20.27%) WAN
9 15 (20.27%) Banking
10 14 (18.92%) CCNP
11 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
11 13 (17.57%) Juniper
11 13 (17.57%) LAN
11 13 (17.57%) Windows
11 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
12 12 (16.22%) Linux
12 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
13 11 (14.86%) VPN
13 11 (14.86%) VMware
13 11 (14.86%) OSPF
13 11 (14.86%) Fortinet
14 10 (13.51%) Blue Coat
14 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
14 10 (13.51%) F5

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
2 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.70%) Office 365
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 46 (62.16%) Firewall
2 20 (27.03%) Network Security
3 18 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (21.62%) Wireless
5 15 (20.27%) BGP
5 15 (20.27%) WAN
6 13 (17.57%) LAN
6 13 (17.57%) TCP/IP
7 11 (14.86%) OSPF
7 11 (14.86%) VPN
8 9 (12.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (12.16%) Multicast
9 7 (9.46%) MPLS
10 6 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (6.76%) BIG-IP
11 5 (6.76%) DNS
11 5 (6.76%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.76%) SSL
11 5 (6.76%) VLAN
11 5 (6.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
General
1 40 (54.05%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Security Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Administrator
6 6 (8.11%) Network Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Project Officer
6 6 (8.11%) Project Support Officer
6 6 (8.11%) Support Officer
7 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) SAML
2 1 (1.35%) Java EE
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.41%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.41%) PMI
4 3 (4.05%) CMDB
5 2 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) DataPower
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) NHS
6 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Windows
2 12 (16.22%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Unix
4 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Project Management
2 10 (13.51%) Change Control
3 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.46%) Low Latency
4 7 (9.46%) Network Architecture
4 7 (9.46%) Network Design
4 7 (9.46%) Programme Management
5 6 (8.11%) DevOps
5 6 (8.11%) Information Security
6 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.76%) High Availability
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) ITIL
7 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 4 (5.41%) Network Management
7 4 (5.41%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.05%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) Python
2 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.41%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) SQL
4 2 (2.70%) C#
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.92%) CCNP
3 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.46%) CCSE
6 5 (6.76%) CCSP
7 4 (5.41%) CCDP
7 4 (5.41%) CCMSE
7 4 (5.41%) CCNA
7 4 (5.41%) CISSP
7 4 (5.41%) ISEB
7 4 (5.41%) MCP
7 4 (5.41%) PMI Certification
7 4 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.05%) CCSA
9 2 (2.70%) CISM
9 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.35%) CISA
10 1 (1.35%) Degree
10 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.35%) KVM
4 1 (1.35%) vCloud
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) Puppet
2 3 (4.05%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (4.05%) OPNET
3 2 (2.70%) Nessus
4 1 (1.35%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.35%) Control-M
4 1 (1.35%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.35%) Nagios
4 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (71.62%) Cisco
2 20 (27.03%) Palo Alto
3 13 (17.57%) Juniper
4 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.86%) Fortinet
5 11 (14.86%) VMware
6 10 (13.51%) Blue Coat
6 10 (13.51%) F5
7 7 (9.46%) HP
7 7 (9.46%) IBM
8 6 (8.11%) Aruba
8 6 (8.11%) Citrix
8 6 (8.11%) Riverbed
9 5 (6.76%) Meraki
9 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
10 4 (5.41%) Tufin
11 3 (4.05%) Avaya
11 3 (4.05%) FireEye
11 3 (4.05%) NetScout
11 3 (4.05%) TippingPoint
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