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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 131 139 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 36 22 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 0.64% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 2.65% 1.63% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 59
Median daily rate £456 £413 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £375 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +4.72%
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 £27.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +11.42%
CheckPoint
London

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
1360 1352 2482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.73% 39.22% 43.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1024 1810
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 71
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.50 £22.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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 City of London region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 79 (78.22%) Cisco
2 70 (69.31%) Firewall
3 54 (53.47%) Finance
4 36 (35.64%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (28.71%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (28.71%) Data Centre
6 25 (24.75%) Palo Alto
7 24 (23.76%) TCP/IP
7 24 (23.76%) Project Management
8 23 (22.77%) CCNP
9 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
9 21 (20.79%) BGP
9 21 (20.79%) Network Security
9 21 (20.79%) F5
10 20 (19.80%) Active Directory
10 20 (19.80%) Windows
11 19 (18.81%) Juniper
12 18 (17.82%) Wireless
13 16 (15.84%) MS Excel
13 16 (15.84%) LAN
13 16 (15.84%) WAN
13 16 (15.84%) Change Control
13 16 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (14.85%) CCNA
14 15 (14.85%) VMware
14 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
14 15 (14.85%) Banking
14 15 (14.85%) Blue Coat
15 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
16 13 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (1.98%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.99%) JBoss
2 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.94%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.98%) Office 365
5 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (69.31%) Firewall
2 29 (28.71%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (23.76%) TCP/IP
4 21 (20.79%) BGP
4 21 (20.79%) Network Security
5 18 (17.82%) Wireless
6 16 (15.84%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (15.84%) LAN
6 16 (15.84%) WAN
7 12 (11.88%) DNS
7 12 (11.88%) Multicast
7 12 (11.88%) OSPF
8 11 (10.89%) BIG-IP
8 11 (10.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (9.90%) DHCP
9 10 (9.90%) VPN
10 9 (8.91%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (7.92%) MPLS
11 8 (7.92%) WAAS
12 7 (6.93%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.97%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (53.47%) Finance
2 15 (14.85%) Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Network Engineer
2 14 (13.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (11.88%) Administrator
4 11 (10.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (10.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Project Manager
5 10 (9.90%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.91%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) Security Engineer
7 8 (7.92%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 8 (7.92%) Firewall Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.93%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.94%) Project Officer
9 6 (5.94%) Project Support Officer
9 6 (5.94%) Support Officer
10 5 (4.95%) Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Architect
12 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) SAML
2 1 (0.99%) Java EE
2 1 (0.99%) Middleware
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) PMI
4 6 (5.94%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.97%) CMDB
7 2 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.98%) Fintech
7 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.99%) DataPower
8 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Windows
2 13 (12.87%) Linux
3 5 (4.95%) Unix
4 3 (2.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Solaris
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Project Management
2 16 (15.84%) Change Control
3 13 (12.87%) Network Design
3 13 (12.87%) PRINCE2
4 11 (10.89%) ITIL
4 11 (10.89%) Network Architecture
5 10 (9.90%) Network Management
5 10 (9.90%) Programme Management
6 8 (7.92%) Change Management
6 8 (7.92%) Information Security
7 7 (6.93%) Low Latency
7 7 (6.93%) Resource Management
8 6 (5.94%) DevOps
8 6 (5.94%) Service Management
9 5 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.95%) Migration
10 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.97%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.97%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.92%) Python
3 5 (4.95%) Java
3 5 (4.95%) SQL
4 2 (1.98%) C#
4 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 2 (1.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (22.77%) CCNP
3 15 (14.85%) CCNA
3 15 (14.85%) Security Cleared
4 13 (12.87%) DV Cleared
5 10 (9.90%) MCP
6 7 (6.93%) CCDP
6 7 (6.93%) CCSE
6 7 (6.93%) CISSP
6 7 (6.93%) ISEB
6 7 (6.93%) PMI Certification
6 7 (6.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (3.96%) CCSA
8 4 (3.96%) CCSP
9 3 (2.97%) CISM
9 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.98%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.98%) CISA
10 2 (1.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (6.93%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.99%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 20 (19.80%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) vSphere
4 3 (2.97%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Firmware
5 1 (0.99%) KVM
5 1 (0.99%) vCloud
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Puppet
2 4 (3.96%) SCCM
3 3 (2.97%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (2.97%) OPNET
4 2 (1.98%) Nessus
4 2 (1.98%) SCOM
5 1 (0.99%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.99%) Control-M
5 1 (0.99%) EnCase
5 1 (0.99%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.99%) Nagios
5 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 79 (78.22%) Cisco
2 25 (24.75%) Palo Alto
3 21 (20.79%) F5
3 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
4 19 (18.81%) Juniper
5 15 (14.85%) Blue Coat
5 15 (14.85%) VMware
6 12 (11.88%) Fortinet
6 12 (11.88%) Riverbed
7 11 (10.89%) Aruba
8 10 (9.90%) SolarWinds
9 9 (8.91%) Tufin
10 8 (7.92%) Citrix
10 8 (7.92%) FireEye
10 8 (7.92%) HP
10 8 (7.92%) TippingPoint
11 7 (6.93%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 7 (6.93%) IBM
12 5 (4.95%) LogLogic
12 5 (4.95%) Radianz
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