The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 51 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.61% 1.20% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 2.12% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £494 £360 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.22% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £348 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £372 £353
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 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +28.92%
CheckPoint
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 425 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.73% 56.44% 51.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 204 152
Median daily rate £425 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +13.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £286 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 28
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.43 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Welwyn Garden City +7 4 £516 -
Watford - 1 - - 2
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) DNS
3 15 (62.50%) MPLS
3 15 (62.50%) Blue Coat
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (62.50%) F5
4 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (58.33%) BIG-IP
5 12 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
6 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 7 (29.17%) Banking
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
9 5 (20.83%) Fat Client
9 5 (20.83%) Advertising
9 5 (20.83%) VLAN
9 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
9 5 (20.83%) Siemens
9 5 (20.83%) Thin Client
9 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) ATM
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
9 5 (20.83%) Nortel

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) DNS
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (62.50%) MPLS
3 14 (58.33%) BIG-IP
3 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 12 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (20.83%) ATM
7 5 (20.83%) IP Telephony
7 5 (20.83%) VLAN
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.17%) BGP
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (4.17%) Frame Relay
9 1 (4.17%) Network Security
9 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 5 (20.83%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Network Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Designer
6 1 (4.17%) IP Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Fat Client
2 5 (20.83%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCIE
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 15 (62.50%) Blue Coat
2 15 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Nortel
3 5 (20.83%) Siemens
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Aruba
5 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (4.17%) Brocade
5 1 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
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