The table below looks at the statistics for Check Point Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Check Point Certification over the 3 months to 1 July 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certification
Rank 618 621 612
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 20 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.039% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 11
Median daily rate £350 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £475 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11717 10619 10598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 18.92% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7295 6201 6095
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £548 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 552 495
Median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +12.50%

Check Point Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Check Point Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Check Point Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Check Point Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK.

Check Point Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Check Point Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Check Point Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Check Point Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK.

Check Point Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Check Point Certification
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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
England +2 20 £350 +2.94% 1
South East +8 9 £325 - 1
Berkshire +1 8 £325 -
London -8 7 £375 -16.66%
Bracknell -6 6 £320 -
City of London +30 2 £425 -10.52%
Hertfordshire - 2 £269 -
Watford - 2 £269 -
South West - 2 £250 -
East of England - 2 £269 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £250 -
Swindon - 1 £250 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 41 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 32 (78.05%) Firewall
3 31 (75.61%) Cisco
4 30 (73.17%) Network Security
5 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (36.59%) CCSA
8 13 (31.71%) CCSE
8 13 (31.71%) F5
9 12 (29.27%) LAN
10 9 (21.95%) CCNP
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
11 8 (19.51%) Juniper
11 8 (19.51%) VPN
12 7 (17.07%) BGP
12 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
13 6 (14.63%) Network Design
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
14 5 (12.20%) SSL
14 5 (12.20%) CCIE
14 5 (12.20%) Service Design
15 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
15 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
15 4 (9.76%) Internet
15 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
15 4 (9.76%) WAN
15 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
15 4 (9.76%) SSH

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) Firewall
2 30 (73.17%) Network Security
3 18 (43.90%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (29.27%) LAN
5 8 (19.51%) VPN
6 7 (17.07%) BGP
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
8 5 (12.20%) SSL
9 4 (9.76%) EIGRP
9 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
9 4 (9.76%) Internet
9 4 (9.76%) OSPF
9 4 (9.76%) SSH
9 4 (9.76%) WAN
10 3 (7.32%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 3 (7.32%) PuTTY
10 3 (7.32%) Telnet
11 2 (4.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (4.88%) Spanning Tree
General
1 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Network Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) Security Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Designer
5 6 (14.63%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Designer
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Network Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Network Operations Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Designer
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) NHS
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (14.63%) Network Design
3 5 (12.20%) Service Design
4 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) Change Control
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) CRM
7 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.44%) ITSM
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Network Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Packet Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (36.59%) CCSA
3 13 (31.71%) CCSE
4 9 (21.95%) CCNP
4 9 (21.95%) Degree
5 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) CCIE
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (4.88%) MCSA
8 2 (4.88%) MCSE
9 1 (2.44%) CCNA
9 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) MCP
9 1 (2.44%) OSCP
9 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Snort
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Proventia
2 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 31 (75.61%) Cisco
3 13 (31.71%) F5
4 8 (19.51%) Juniper
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.88%) Aruba
6 2 (4.88%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.88%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.44%) BT
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.44%) VMware