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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 62 87 113
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +26
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 47 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.53% 2.09% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.58% 3.97% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 35 6
Median daily rate £431 £388 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £238 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £28.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +11.42%
CheckPoint
South East

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
1026 1158 1151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 55.31% 52.73% 52.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 676 591
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 62 76
Median hourly rate £16.18 £21.11 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.35% +40.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £13.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Southampton -4 11 £400 - 2
Portsmouth 0 5 £325 -33.33%
Eastleigh - 5 £454 -
Basingstoke +3 4 £475 +52.00%
Winchester - 3 £469 -
Havant -2 2 £218 -51.66%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 87 (81.31%) Firewall
2 85 (79.44%) Cisco
3 43 (40.19%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (38.32%) SC Cleared
4 41 (38.32%) Security Cleared
5 38 (35.51%) Network Security
6 37 (34.58%) Cisco ASA
7 32 (29.91%) LAN
8 30 (28.04%) Wireless
9 29 (27.10%) WAN
10 28 (26.17%) NetScaler
11 27 (25.23%) CCNP
12 26 (24.30%) Citrix
13 24 (22.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 24 (22.43%) CCNA
13 24 (22.43%) Linux
14 23 (21.50%) VMware
14 23 (21.50%) Extreme Networks
15 21 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (18.69%) Dell
16 20 (18.69%) Juniper
17 19 (17.76%) Palo Alto
18 18 (16.82%) Windows
19 17 (15.89%) DNS
19 17 (15.89%) Windows Server
20 16 (14.95%) IaaS
20 16 (14.95%) VoIP
21 15 (14.02%) Security Management
21 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
21 15 (14.02%) XenServer

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) SAP hybris
2 1 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) IaaS
2 10 (9.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 87 (81.31%) Firewall
2 38 (35.51%) Network Security
3 37 (34.58%) Cisco ASA
4 32 (29.91%) LAN
5 30 (28.04%) Wireless
6 29 (27.10%) WAN
7 28 (26.17%) NetScaler
8 17 (15.89%) DNS
9 16 (14.95%) VoIP
10 11 (10.28%) SSL
11 10 (9.35%) IP Telephony
12 6 (5.61%) BGP
12 6 (5.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (5.61%) Internet
12 6 (5.61%) OSPF
13 4 (3.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 3 (2.80%) Cisco ISE
14 3 (2.80%) DHCP
14 3 (2.80%) VLAN
14 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
General
1 10 (9.35%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Marketing
3 6 (5.61%) Legal
3 6 (5.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (46.73%) Network Engineer
2 25 (23.36%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 18 (16.82%) Architect
4 17 (15.89%) Consultant
5 14 (13.08%) Firewall Engineer
5 14 (13.08%) Security Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) Network Security Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 10 (9.35%) Security Consultant
9 7 (6.54%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (6.54%) Enterprise Architect
9 7 (6.54%) SAP Architect
10 6 (5.61%) Business Architect
10 6 (5.61%) Business Process Architect
10 6 (5.61%) Cisco Consultant
10 6 (5.61%) Citrix Engineer
11 5 (4.67%) Network Support
11 5 (4.67%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.93%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.21%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.54%) CMDB
4 4 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.87%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Linux
2 18 (16.82%) Windows
3 17 (15.89%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.02%) Security Management
1 15 (14.02%) SIEM
2 14 (13.08%) Risk Management
3 13 (12.15%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (11.21%) Email Filtering
4 12 (11.21%) Information Security
4 12 (11.21%) Web Filtering
5 10 (9.35%) Load Balancing
5 10 (9.35%) TOGAF
6 9 (8.41%) ISMS
6 9 (8.41%) ITIL
7 8 (7.48%) Data Protection
7 8 (7.48%) Information Assurance
7 8 (7.48%) Information Security Management
8 7 (6.54%) Business Transformation
8 7 (6.54%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (6.54%) Scrum
8 7 (6.54%) Security Hardening
8 7 (6.54%) Service Management
8 7 (6.54%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 43 (40.19%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (38.32%) SC Cleared
2 41 (38.32%) Security Cleared
3 27 (25.23%) CCNP
4 24 (22.43%) CCNA
5 13 (12.15%) CCSP
5 13 (12.15%) CISM
5 13 (12.15%) CISSP
6 11 (10.28%) CCDP
7 9 (8.41%) Degree
8 3 (2.80%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 3 (2.80%) MCSE
8 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.87%) CCSA
9 2 (1.87%) CCSE
9 2 (1.87%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.87%) MCSD
10 1 (0.93%) CEH
10 1 (0.93%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (7.48%) PCI DSS
3 7 (6.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (6.54%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (19.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.02%) XenServer
3 10 (9.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.35%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (9.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (12.15%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.74%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.93%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 85 (79.44%) Cisco
2 26 (24.30%) Citrix
3 23 (21.50%) Extreme Networks
3 23 (21.50%) VMware
4 20 (18.69%) Dell
4 20 (18.69%) Juniper
5 19 (17.76%) Palo Alto
6 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (11.21%) F5
7 12 (11.21%) Red Hat
8 11 (10.28%) HP
9 10 (9.35%) SAP
10 9 (8.41%) Avaya
11 8 (7.48%) BMC
11 8 (7.48%) Intel Security
12 7 (6.54%) ArcSight
12 7 (6.54%) CA
12 7 (6.54%) SolarWinds
12 7 (6.54%) Splunk
12 7 (6.54%) Symantec