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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 138 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 16 63 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 1.16% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 2.74% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 43
Median daily rate £400 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £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 £37.50 £39.00 £28.94
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +34.77%
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
1338 2296 2629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.39% 42.31% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1704 1856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 40
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 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 25 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 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 31 (77.50%) Firewall
3 18 (45.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) WAN
5 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (37.50%) F5
6 14 (35.00%) Riverbed
7 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (30.00%) BGP
8 12 (30.00%) CCNP
9 11 (27.50%) LAN
10 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (22.50%) DHCP
11 9 (22.50%) Juniper
11 9 (22.50%) Wireless
12 8 (20.00%) EIGRP
12 8 (20.00%) Windows
12 8 (20.00%) Change Control
12 8 (20.00%) Network Security
13 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
13 7 (17.50%) ITIL
13 7 (17.50%) VPN
13 7 (17.50%) DNS
13 7 (17.50%) Project Management
13 7 (17.50%) OSPF
13 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
14 6 (15.00%) Change Management
14 6 (15.00%) MPLS
14 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
14 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds

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 (5.00%) JBoss
1 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 16 (40.00%) WAN
3 13 (32.50%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (30.00%) BGP
5 11 (27.50%) LAN
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (22.50%) DHCP
7 9 (22.50%) Wireless
8 8 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 8 (20.00%) Network Security
9 7 (17.50%) DNS
9 7 (17.50%) OSPF
9 7 (17.50%) VPN
10 6 (15.00%) MPLS
11 5 (12.50%) BIG-IP
11 5 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (12.50%) HSRP
11 5 (12.50%) IP Telephony
11 5 (12.50%) IPsec
12 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Law
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Network Support
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) PKI
2 3 (7.50%) PMI
2 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Change Control
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 6 (15.00%) Change Management
4 5 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.00%) Network Design
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Network Management
6 3 (7.50%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) Korn
2 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (30.00%) CCNP
3 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (7.50%) CCDP
5 3 (7.50%) CCIE
5 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 3 (7.50%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (7.50%) CCSE
5 3 (7.50%) ISEB
5 3 (7.50%) PMI Certification
5 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.00%) CCSA
7 1 (2.50%) CCSP
7 1 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Snort
2 2 (5.00%) UAG
3 1 (2.50%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (5.00%) Control-M
3 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.50%) OpenView
4 1 (2.50%) Proventia
4 1 (2.50%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 15 (37.50%) F5
3 14 (35.00%) Riverbed
4 9 (22.50%) Juniper
5 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
5 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
6 6 (15.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (10.00%) Nokia
7 4 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (7.50%) Avaya
8 3 (7.50%) Fortinet
8 3 (7.50%) Intel Security
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.50%) Oracle
8 3 (7.50%) Polycom
9 2 (5.00%) Axway
9 2 (5.00%) BEA
9 2 (5.00%) Brocade
9 2 (5.00%) CA
9 2 (5.00%) Symantec
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