The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / London
Rank 237 236 208
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -28
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 168 183 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.88% 0.86% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.04% 2.10% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 114 158
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £287 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £48.75 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8238 8729 9601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.28% 40.80% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5538 5710 6331
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 154 190
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.40 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% +8.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in London

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in London

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in London

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in London

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the London region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in London

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the London region over the 3 months to 19 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
City of London +21 36 £456 +11.62% 7
Croydon - 5 £450 -
Brentford - 2 £550 -
Harrow +3 1 £438 -
Docklands, London -3 1 £600 +14.28%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 294 (80.77%) Cisco
2 270 (74.18%) Firewall
3 128 (35.16%) Network Security
4 127 (34.89%) Cisco Certification
5 117 (32.14%) Finance
6 115 (31.59%) Juniper
6 115 (31.59%) Palo Alto
7 99 (27.20%) WAN
8 97 (26.65%) Cisco ASA
9 95 (26.10%) CCNP
9 95 (26.10%) Wireless
10 91 (25.00%) VPN
11 86 (23.63%) LAN
12 79 (21.70%) F5
13 77 (21.15%) OSPF
14 72 (19.78%) TCP/IP
15 68 (18.68%) Data Centre
16 64 (17.58%) Microsoft
17 62 (17.03%) BGP
17 62 (17.03%) Cisco Nexus
18 60 (16.48%) Windows
19 59 (16.21%) VMware
20 58 (15.93%) Fortinet
21 56 (15.38%) Blue Coat
21 56 (15.38%) Security Cleared
22 53 (14.56%) DNS
22 53 (14.56%) DHCP
23 51 (14.01%) Linux
24 49 (13.46%) ITIL
25 48 (13.19%) CCNA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in 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 12 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.02%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (1.92%) IIS
4 6 (1.65%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.37%) Apache
5 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.37%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.55%) JBoss
7 2 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (6.04%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.12%) Spreadsheet
3 11 (3.02%) MS Project
4 2 (0.55%) MS Office
4 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.82%) Primavera
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.42%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (7.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.30%) Office 365
3 10 (2.75%) IaaS
4 9 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (1.65%) SaaS
6 4 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (1.10%) PaaS
7 3 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.55%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 270 (74.18%) Firewall
2 128 (35.16%) Network Security
3 99 (27.20%) WAN
4 97 (26.65%) Cisco ASA
5 95 (26.10%) Wireless
6 91 (25.00%) VPN
7 86 (23.63%) LAN
8 77 (21.15%) OSPF
9 72 (19.78%) TCP/IP
10 62 (17.03%) BGP
10 62 (17.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 53 (14.56%) DHCP
11 53 (14.56%) DNS
12 47 (12.91%) MPLS
13 42 (11.54%) IPsec
14 35 (9.62%) WLAN
15 32 (8.79%) EIGRP
16 28 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 28 (7.69%) VoIP
17 27 (7.42%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.10%) MySQL
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.55%) Redis
4 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.55%) GoCD
2 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 117 (32.14%) Finance
2 39 (10.71%) Banking
3 12 (3.30%) Retail
4 11 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.92%) Advertising
6 6 (1.65%) Legal
7 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.55%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.55%) Games
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) French Language
10 1 (0.27%) Marketing
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (38.19%) Network Engineer
2 65 (17.86%) Security Engineer
3 53 (14.56%) Network Security Engineer
4 48 (13.19%) Cisco Engineer
5 44 (12.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 40 (10.99%) Architect
7 36 (9.89%) Senior Network Engineer
8 34 (9.34%) Analyst
9 27 (7.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
11 22 (6.04%) Consultant
12 20 (5.49%) Network Analyst
13 19 (5.22%) Network Architect
14 18 (4.95%) Network Support
14 18 (4.95%) Security Specialist
15 16 (4.40%) Administrator
16 15 (4.12%) Network Security Specialist
16 15 (4.12%) Project Manager
16 15 (4.12%) Security Analyst
16 15 (4.12%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.22%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.65%) Middleware
3 5 (1.37%) SAML
4 4 (1.10%) XMPP
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.55%) WAP
5 2 (0.55%) Web Services
6 1 (0.27%) .NET
6 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.27%) Core Data
6 1 (0.27%) JSON
6 1 (0.27%) OAuth
6 1 (0.27%) OpenID
6 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.68%) Data Centre
2 34 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (2.20%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.92%) Clustering
5 7 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.92%) RSA SecurID
6 6 (1.65%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.37%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.37%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.37%) PMI
7 5 (1.37%) Replication
7 5 (1.37%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.10%) NHS
9 3 (0.82%) CMDB
9 3 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 60 (16.48%) Windows
2 51 (14.01%) Linux
3 23 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 22 (6.04%) Unix
5 13 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.10%) Solaris
8 4 (1.10%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.55%) Android
10 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (13.46%) ITIL
2 37 (10.16%) Load Balancing
3 33 (9.07%) Project Management
4 31 (8.52%) Information Security
5 30 (8.24%) Network Management
6 28 (7.69%) Migration
7 27 (7.42%) PRINCE2
8 25 (6.87%) Change Management
9 24 (6.59%) Network Design
10 23 (6.32%) Network Architecture
11 20 (5.49%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (5.22%) SIEM
13 15 (4.12%) DDoS Mitigation
14 14 (3.85%) Programme Management
14 14 (3.85%) Service Management
15 13 (3.57%) Asset Management
15 13 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
16 12 (3.30%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (3.30%) Change Control
16 12 (3.30%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.42%) SQL
2 21 (5.77%) Python
3 18 (4.95%) PowerShell
4 17 (4.67%) Java
5 9 (2.47%) C#
6 5 (1.37%) Perl
7 4 (1.10%) VB
8 3 (0.82%) Go
8 3 (0.82%) Ruby
9 2 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.55%) C
9 2 (0.55%) Lisp
9 2 (0.55%) PHP
9 2 (0.55%) VBScript
10 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 127 (34.89%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (26.10%) CCNP
3 56 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 48 (13.19%) CCNA
5 45 (12.36%) CCIE
6 33 (9.07%) CCSA
7 32 (8.79%) SC Cleared
8 28 (7.69%) CCSE
9 24 (6.59%) CISSP
10 20 (5.49%) DV Cleared
11 14 (3.85%) CCSP
12 13 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (3.30%) JNCIS
14 11 (3.02%) Degree
14 11 (3.02%) JNCIP
15 9 (2.47%) CCVP
15 9 (2.47%) CISM
16 8 (2.20%) GIAC
16 8 (2.20%) MCSE
17 7 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.65%) SLA
3 4 (1.10%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (0.82%) QA
5 1 (0.27%) BS7799
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.27%) GPG13
5 1 (0.27%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 47 (12.91%) Active Directory
2 37 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.22%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.47%) ProxySG
5 6 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.65%) XenServer
6 5 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.10%) Firmware
7 4 (1.10%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.10%) vCloud
8 3 (0.82%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.82%) Snort
9 2 (0.55%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.27%) XenApp
10 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (6.32%) FortiGate
2 18 (4.95%) Nagios
3 15 (4.12%) Cisco Prime
4 14 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 11 (3.02%) Cisco UCCX
6 10 (2.75%) Nessus
7 9 (2.47%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (1.65%) EnCase
9 5 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.37%) SCCM
10 4 (1.10%) AirWatch
10 4 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (0.82%) Ansible
11 3 (0.82%) Cacti
11 3 (0.82%) Control-M
11 3 (0.82%) Forum Sentry
11 3 (0.82%) Pingdom
11 3 (0.82%) Stealthwatch
11 3 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 294 (80.77%) Cisco
2 115 (31.59%) Juniper
2 115 (31.59%) Palo Alto
3 79 (21.70%) F5
4 64 (17.58%) Microsoft
5 59 (16.21%) VMware
6 58 (15.93%) Fortinet
7 56 (15.38%) Blue Coat
8 47 (12.91%) Citrix
9 30 (8.24%) SolarWinds
10 27 (7.42%) Aruba
11 22 (6.04%) Brocade
11 22 (6.04%) HP
12 20 (5.49%) Infoblox
12 20 (5.49%) Riverbed
13 18 (4.95%) Meraki
14 14 (3.85%) Oracle
15 13 (3.57%) Tufin
16 10 (2.75%) Avaya
16 10 (2.75%) LogRhythm
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