The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank - 40 30
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.75% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £348 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
CheckPoint
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 134 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.99% 39.18% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 100 35
Median daily rate £363 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.61% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Median hourly rate £8.80 £8.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -42.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) MRTG
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) VSAT
2 3 (75.00%) Billing
2 3 (75.00%) CTI
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) Junos

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) MRTG
2 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 3 (75.00%) CTI
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) PBX
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) VSAT
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Billing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper