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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 47 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.56% 3.45% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 7.63% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
Median daily rate £475 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -12.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.29% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +11.42%
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
125 131 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 35.21% 45.17% 45.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 104 143
Median daily rate £350 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £130 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £67.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.37% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £21.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £67.50 £23.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 8 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 Oxford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 3 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto