The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
South East / Hampshire
Rank 61 67 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 51 53 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.85% 2.65% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 5.02% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 20
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £209 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
965 1056 1068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.97% 52.83% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 651 543
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 42 61
Median hourly rate £20.25 £47.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.36% +39.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.32 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Hampshire region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Hampshire region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook - 13 £423 -
Southampton 0 10 £325 -18.75%
Basingstoke +11 4 £469 +33.92%
Winchester 0 2 £525 -
Farnborough -6 2 - -
Portsmouth -10 2 £300 -38.46% 2
Havant -10 1 - - 1
Fareham -12 1 - - 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 93 (91.18%) Firewall
2 79 (77.45%) Cisco
3 42 (41.18%) Wireless
4 40 (39.22%) LAN
4 40 (39.22%) Security Cleared
5 39 (38.24%) SC Cleared
5 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (37.25%) WAN
7 37 (36.27%) Juniper
8 31 (30.39%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (28.43%) HP
10 28 (27.45%) ITIL
11 27 (26.47%) CCNP
11 27 (26.47%) F5
12 26 (25.49%) Fortinet
13 25 (24.51%) Network Security
14 24 (23.53%) NetScaler
14 24 (23.53%) Citrix
14 24 (23.53%) Service Management
15 22 (21.57%) VMware
15 22 (21.57%) Network Design
16 20 (19.61%) CCSE
16 20 (19.61%) CCDP
17 19 (18.63%) Windows
17 19 (18.63%) Linux
17 19 (18.63%) DNS
17 19 (18.63%) CCSA
17 19 (18.63%) SIEM
17 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (18.63%) Extreme Networks

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.71%) IaaS
2 9 (8.82%) SaaS
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (91.18%) Firewall
2 42 (41.18%) Wireless
3 40 (39.22%) LAN
4 38 (37.25%) WAN
5 31 (30.39%) Cisco ASA
6 25 (24.51%) Network Security
7 24 (23.53%) NetScaler
8 19 (18.63%) DNS
9 16 (15.69%) BIG-IP
10 10 (9.80%) VoIP
11 9 (8.82%) IP Telephony
11 9 (8.82%) SSL
12 8 (7.84%) BGP
12 8 (7.84%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (7.84%) OSPF
13 7 (6.86%) DHCP
13 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
14 4 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 3 (2.94%) SNA
15 3 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.80%) Finance
3 7 (6.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (50.98%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 15 (14.71%) Architect
4 13 (12.75%) Security Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
7 9 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) SAP Architect
9 6 (5.88%) Business Architect
9 6 (5.88%) Business Process Architect
9 6 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (4.90%) Design Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Network Design Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Consultant
11 4 (3.92%) Senior Network Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.84%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
2 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.98%) CGI
2 1 (0.98%) REST
2 1 (0.98%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.84%) CMDB
4 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.94%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.96%) PKI
7 2 (1.96%) Wiki
8 1 (0.98%) DataPower
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.63%) Linux
1 19 (18.63%) Windows
2 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
3 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.45%) ITIL
2 24 (23.53%) Service Management
3 22 (21.57%) Network Design
4 19 (18.63%) SIEM
5 17 (16.67%) ITSM
6 12 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (8.82%) Email Filtering
7 9 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 9 (8.82%) Security Management
7 9 (8.82%) TOGAF
7 9 (8.82%) Web Filtering
8 8 (7.84%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.86%) Business Transformation
9 7 (6.86%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.86%) Scrum
9 7 (6.86%) Security Hardening
9 7 (6.86%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) C#
1 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (39.22%) Security Cleared
2 39 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 27 (26.47%) CCNP
4 20 (19.61%) CCDP
4 20 (19.61%) CCSE
5 19 (18.63%) CCSA
6 18 (17.65%) CCIE
6 18 (17.65%) CCIP
6 18 (17.65%) JNCIA
6 18 (17.65%) JNCIE
7 16 (15.69%) HP ASE
7 16 (15.69%) HP MASE
8 15 (14.71%) Degree
9 13 (12.75%) CCNA
10 3 (2.94%) CCSP
10 3 (2.94%) CISM
10 3 (2.94%) CISSP
10 3 (2.94%) MCSE
10 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (18.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (13.73%) XenServer
3 9 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (8.82%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.98%) Docker
5 1 (0.98%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (17.65%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.92%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.98%) Puppet
4 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (77.45%) Cisco
2 37 (36.27%) Juniper
3 29 (28.43%) HP
4 27 (26.47%) F5
5 26 (25.49%) Fortinet
6 24 (23.53%) Citrix
7 22 (21.57%) VMware
8 19 (18.63%) Extreme Networks
9 18 (17.65%) Riverbed
10 16 (15.69%) Aruba
11 15 (14.71%) Dell
12 13 (12.75%) Microsoft
13 10 (9.80%) Red Hat
14 8 (7.84%) Intel Security
14 8 (7.84%) SAP
15 7 (6.86%) BMC
15 7 (6.86%) CA
15 7 (6.86%) hybris
15 7 (6.86%) Splunk
15 7 (6.86%) Symantec