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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 104 125 156
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +31
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 59 86 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.76% 1.45% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.19% 3.33% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 34
Median daily rate £450 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
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
1409 2585 2603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.95% 43.47% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1913 1777
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 63 55
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £33.10 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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 29 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 City of London region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 66 (86.84%) Cisco
2 61 (80.26%) Firewall
3 36 (47.37%) Finance
4 35 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (35.53%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
7 23 (30.26%) CCNP
8 21 (27.63%) F5
9 20 (26.32%) BGP
10 19 (25.00%) LAN
11 18 (23.68%) WAN
12 17 (22.37%) Windows
12 17 (22.37%) DNS
12 17 (22.37%) Change Control
12 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
13 16 (21.05%) Palo Alto
13 16 (21.05%) Network Security
13 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
13 16 (21.05%) Juniper
13 16 (21.05%) DHCP
14 15 (19.74%) ITIL
14 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
15 14 (18.42%) CCNA
15 14 (18.42%) Project Management
16 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
16 13 (17.11%) Network Design
16 13 (17.11%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (15.79%) PowerShell
18 11 (14.47%) Riverbed
18 11 (14.47%) BIG-IP

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 (2.63%) JBoss
1 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (80.26%) Firewall
2 27 (35.53%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (32.89%) TCP/IP
4 20 (26.32%) BGP
5 19 (25.00%) LAN
6 18 (23.68%) WAN
7 17 (22.37%) DNS
8 16 (21.05%) DHCP
8 16 (21.05%) Network Security
9 13 (17.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (14.47%) BIG-IP
10 11 (14.47%) Multicast
11 10 (13.16%) Wireless
12 9 (11.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (11.84%) OSPF
13 7 (9.21%) EIGRP
13 7 (9.21%) IP Telephony
13 7 (9.21%) VPN
13 7 (9.21%) Wireshark
14 6 (7.89%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 36 (47.37%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
4 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (44.74%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Administrator
4 7 (9.21%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Firewall Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Architect
6 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Network Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.63%) Network Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (2.63%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) SAML
2 2 (2.63%) Middleware
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) PMI
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.63%) Fintech
6 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.32%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
4 2 (2.63%) Unix
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Change Control
2 15 (19.74%) ITIL
3 14 (18.42%) Project Management
4 13 (17.11%) Network Design
5 9 (11.84%) Network Management
6 8 (10.53%) Service Management
7 7 (9.21%) Network Architecture
8 6 (7.89%) Change Management
8 6 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.58%) Information Security
10 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Resource Management
10 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.26%) Security Operations
11 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
11 3 (3.95%) Patch Management
11 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.26%) Java
2 4 (5.26%) Python
3 3 (3.95%) Perl
3 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) VB
4 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.32%) Korn
4 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (30.26%) CCNP
3 14 (18.42%) CCNA
4 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 7 (9.21%) CCDP
5 7 (9.21%) CCSE
5 7 (9.21%) MCP
6 6 (7.89%) DV Cleared
7 5 (6.58%) CCSP
7 5 (6.58%) CISSP
7 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.26%) ISEB
8 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
8 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (3.95%) CCIE
9 3 (3.95%) CCSA
9 3 (3.95%) CISA
9 3 (3.95%) CISM
9 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
3 2 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) vSphere
4 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.63%) UAG
6 1 (1.32%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Firmware
6 1 (1.32%) Snort
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.63%) Control-M
3 2 (2.63%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (2.63%) SCOM
4 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.32%) EnCase
4 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.32%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) OpenView
4 1 (1.32%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 66 (86.84%) Cisco
2 21 (27.63%) F5
3 16 (21.05%) Juniper
3 16 (21.05%) Palo Alto
4 15 (19.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.47%) Riverbed
6 10 (13.16%) Blue Coat
6 10 (13.16%) SolarWinds
7 8 (10.53%) VMware
8 6 (7.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (7.89%) Aruba
8 6 (7.89%) FireEye
8 6 (7.89%) TippingPoint
8 6 (7.89%) Tufin
9 5 (6.58%) LogLogic
9 5 (6.58%) Oracle
9 5 (6.58%) Radianz
10 4 (5.26%) Brocade
10 4 (5.26%) Nokia
11 3 (3.95%) Fortinet
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