The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 17 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.64% 0.53% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.70% 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%
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 Middlesex region.

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
94 98 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 48.21% 51.58% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 53
Median daily rate £400 £355 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -21.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 10 (83.33%) VPN
4 9 (75.00%) SSL
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (66.67%) CCNP
5 8 (66.67%) VoIP
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (58.33%) DNS
6 7 (58.33%) Internet
6 7 (58.33%) CCVP
7 5 (41.67%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (25.00%) OSPF
9 3 (25.00%) F5
9 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
10 2 (16.67%) Network Security
10 2 (16.67%) CCNA
10 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (8.33%) IVR
11 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
11 1 (8.33%) Finance
11 1 (8.33%) VMware
11 1 (8.33%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) VPN
4 9 (75.00%) SSL
5 8 (66.67%) VoIP
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (58.33%) DNS
6 7 (58.33%) Internet
7 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (25.00%) OSPF
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
9 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (8.33%) HTTP
9 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (58.33%) Administrator
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Administrator
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Network Administrator
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 7 (58.33%) Network Administrator
4 7 (58.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (58.33%) Security Engineer
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall Administrator
5 6 (50.00%) Network Security Administrator
5 6 (50.00%) Security Administrator
6 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (33.33%) Network Systems Engineer
6 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (16.67%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCVP
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
4 1 (8.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) VMware