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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 139 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 20 50 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.91% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.45% 2.19% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 38
Median daily rate £420 £361 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.26% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £543 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £28.94
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +38.22%
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
1377 2283 2764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.95% 41.66% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1665 1949
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 51
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 27 (71.05%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) Finance
4 16 (42.11%) WAN
5 15 (39.47%) Riverbed
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (34.21%) F5
8 11 (28.95%) CCNP
8 11 (28.95%) BGP
8 11 (28.95%) LAN
9 10 (26.32%) Wireless
10 9 (23.68%) DHCP
10 9 (23.68%) Juniper
11 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
11 8 (21.05%) Project Management
11 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.42%) DNS
12 7 (18.42%) ITIL
12 7 (18.42%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) MPLS
12 7 (18.42%) OSPF
12 7 (18.42%) Change Management
12 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.42%) Network Security
13 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
13 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
13 6 (15.79%) Change Control
13 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
13 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto

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 (5.26%) JBoss
1 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project
2 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (71.05%) Firewall
2 16 (42.11%) WAN
3 14 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (28.95%) BGP
4 11 (28.95%) LAN
5 10 (26.32%) Wireless
6 9 (23.68%) DHCP
7 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
7 8 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.42%) DNS
8 7 (18.42%) MPLS
8 7 (18.42%) Network Security
8 7 (18.42%) OSPF
9 6 (15.79%) VPN
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.16%) HSRP
10 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
11 4 (10.53%) IPsec
11 4 (10.53%) SAN
12 3 (7.89%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Law
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Network Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Network Support
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Support
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Voice Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Voice Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Voice Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) PMI
3 3 (7.89%) PKI
3 3 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Solaris
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) Change Management
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Change Control
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.16%) Programme Management
4 5 (13.16%) Service Management
4 5 (13.16%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design
6 3 (7.89%) Network Management
6 3 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Java
1 3 (7.89%) Python
2 2 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Korn
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) CCNP
3 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
4 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) ISEB
5 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (7.89%) CCIE
6 3 (7.89%) CCNA
6 3 (7.89%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (5.26%) CCDP
8 1 (2.63%) CCSE
8 1 (2.63%) CCSP
8 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Snort
2 2 (5.26%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (5.26%) Control-M
3 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.26%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (2.63%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.63%) Proventia
4 1 (2.63%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Cisco
2 15 (39.47%) Riverbed
3 13 (34.21%) F5
4 9 (23.68%) Juniper
5 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
5 6 (15.79%) Palo Alto
5 6 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
6 4 (10.53%) Nokia
6 4 (10.53%) VMware
7 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 3 (7.89%) Polycom
8 2 (5.26%) Axway
8 2 (5.26%) BEA
8 2 (5.26%) Brocade
8 2 (5.26%) CA
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.26%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) EMC
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