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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 127 143 180
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +37
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 75 51 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.29% 0.89% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 1.96% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 29 23
Average daily rate
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£413 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £258 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +60.50%
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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
2531 2607 3139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.38% 45.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1878 1797 2191
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.99 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 115 (85.82%) Cisco
2 101 (75.37%) Firewall
3 61 (45.52%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (41.79%) F5
5 55 (41.04%) LAN
6 53 (39.55%) WAN
7 45 (33.58%) Juniper
8 39 (29.10%) CCNP
8 39 (29.10%) Finance
9 38 (28.36%) Blue Coat
10 36 (26.87%) BGP
11 35 (26.12%) OSPF
12 33 (24.63%) DNS
12 33 (24.63%) Windows
13 30 (22.39%) Cisco Nexus
14 29 (21.64%) BIG-IP
14 29 (21.64%) Network Security
15 28 (20.90%) ITIL
16 27 (20.15%) Linux
17 26 (19.40%) VPN
17 26 (19.40%) Citrix
17 26 (19.40%) Wireless
17 26 (19.40%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (18.66%) Data Centre
19 24 (17.91%) Cisco IOS
19 24 (17.91%) DHCP
20 23 (17.16%) VMware
21 22 (16.42%) Load Balancing
22 21 (15.67%) CCSE
23 20 (14.93%) Banking

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.21%) MS Exchange
1 11 (8.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Office
2 9 (6.72%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.73%) MS Project
4 3 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (75.37%) Firewall
2 55 (41.04%) LAN
3 53 (39.55%) WAN
4 36 (26.87%) BGP
5 35 (26.12%) OSPF
6 33 (24.63%) DNS
7 30 (22.39%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (21.64%) BIG-IP
8 29 (21.64%) Network Security
9 26 (19.40%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (19.40%) VPN
9 26 (19.40%) Wireless
10 24 (17.91%) DHCP
10 24 (17.91%) Cisco IOS
11 19 (14.18%) MPLS
12 17 (12.69%) SAN
12 17 (12.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 17 (12.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 15 (11.19%) EIGRP
14 13 (9.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.73%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) DB2
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.75%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (29.10%) Finance
2 20 (14.93%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.24%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.49%) Electronics
6 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (32.84%) Network Engineer
2 18 (13.43%) Security Engineer
3 17 (12.69%) Analyst
4 12 (8.96%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (8.96%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (7.46%) Architect
5 10 (7.46%) Network Specialist
6 8 (5.97%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (5.22%) Consultant
7 7 (5.22%) Firewall Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Security Specialist
7 7 (5.22%) Network Security Specialist
8 6 (4.48%) Operations Analyst
8 6 (4.48%) Network Architect
8 6 (4.48%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Network Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (1.49%) XMPP
2 2 (1.49%) .NET
2 2 (1.49%) Web Services
3 1 (0.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.66%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.21%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.46%) Thin Client
3 10 (7.46%) Fat Client
4 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.99%) PKI
6 3 (2.24%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.49%) DTV
7 2 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.49%) PMI
7 2 (1.49%) NHS
8 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.75%) Clustering
8 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.75%) e-Health
8 1 (0.75%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.75%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.63%) Windows
2 27 (20.15%) Linux
3 16 (11.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (9.70%) UNIX
5 12 (8.96%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.46%) Solaris
6 10 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.75%) SUSE
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) ITIL
2 22 (16.42%) Load Balancing
3 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
3 10 (7.46%) Service Management
4 9 (6.72%) Project Management
4 9 (6.72%) PRINCE2
4 9 (6.72%) Migration
4 9 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (5.97%) Business Continuity
5 8 (5.97%) Programme Management
5 8 (5.97%) Change Management
5 8 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (5.97%) BCP
5 8 (5.97%) Problem Management
5 8 (5.97%) Performance Management
5 8 (5.97%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (5.22%) Mentoring
6 7 (5.22%) Network Architecture
6 7 (5.22%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.97%) SQL
2 4 (2.99%) C
3 2 (1.49%) Perl
3 2 (1.49%) Lisp
3 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (45.52%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (29.10%) CCNP
3 21 (15.67%) CCSE
4 18 (13.43%) CCSA
5 17 (12.69%) CCNA
6 16 (11.94%) CCIE
7 11 (8.21%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.73%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (2.24%) CISSP
10 3 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.24%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.24%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.49%) Degree
11 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.49%) PMP
11 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.49%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (12.69%) ProxySG
1 17 (12.69%) Active Directory
2 14 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.97%) NLBS
4 7 (5.22%) XenApp
5 5 (3.73%) Snort
6 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.99%) vSphere
7 3 (2.24%) Squid
7 3 (2.24%) Xen
8 2 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.49%) XenServer
9 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.75%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.75%) vCloud
9 1 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (5.22%) WSUS
2 5 (3.73%) Netcool
2 5 (3.73%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.99%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.24%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.24%) Control-M
4 3 (2.24%) BladeLogic
4 3 (2.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (2.24%) OpenView
4 3 (2.24%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.49%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.75%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.75%) Puppet
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 115 (85.82%) Cisco
2 56 (41.79%) F5
3 45 (33.58%) Juniper
4 38 (28.36%) Blue Coat
5 26 (19.40%) Citrix
6 23 (17.16%) VMware
7 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
8 15 (11.19%) Nokia
9 13 (9.70%) HP
10 11 (8.21%) Fortinet
11 10 (7.46%) Nortel
11 10 (7.46%) SolarWinds
12 9 (6.72%) Infoblox
12 9 (6.72%) Oracle
13 8 (5.97%) IBM
13 8 (5.97%) Avaya
13 8 (5.97%) Riverbed
13 8 (5.97%) Symantec
13 8 (5.97%) McAfee
13 8 (5.97%) Imperva
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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