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 28 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certification
Rank 633 636 599
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -37
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 15 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.041% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.21% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 24
Median daily rate £356 £350 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £475 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.56%
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
11000 11387 11308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 19.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6793 6861 6258
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 531 481
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 28 September 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 14 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 28 September 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 +11 15 £356 +1.78% 5
South East +14 7 £350 -
Berkshire +13 6 £350 +7.69%
Bracknell -1 5 £350 -
London -12 5 £375 -16.66% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £330 - 1
East of England - 3 £330 - 3
Bedford - 2 £330 - 1
City of London +21 1 £375 -21.05%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £363 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £363 -
Edgware - 1 £375 -

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 31 (91.18%) Firewall
3 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (50.00%) LAN
4 17 (50.00%) Network Security
5 13 (38.24%) CCSA
6 12 (35.29%) CCSE
6 12 (35.29%) Degree
6 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (26.47%) Juniper
7 9 (26.47%) VPN
7 9 (26.47%) Network Design
8 8 (23.53%) CCNP
8 8 (23.53%) Service Design
9 7 (20.59%) CCNA
9 7 (20.59%) SSL
9 7 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (17.65%) WAN
11 5 (14.71%) BGP
12 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.76%) NHS
12 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
12 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (8.82%) Change Control
13 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
13 3 (8.82%) PuTTY
13 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
13 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
13 3 (8.82%) ITIL

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 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) LAN
2 17 (50.00%) Network Security
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (26.47%) VPN
5 7 (20.59%) SSL
6 6 (17.65%) WAN
7 5 (14.71%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.82%) EIGRP
9 3 (8.82%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.82%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 3 (8.82%) PuTTY
9 3 (8.82%) SSH
9 3 (8.82%) Telnet
10 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (5.88%) OSPF
10 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.88%) Wireless
11 1 (2.94%) DNS
General
1 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Security Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Network Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Firewall Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) NHS
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Network Design
2 8 (23.53%) Service Design
3 7 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) ITSM
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Network Management
6 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 20 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) CCSA
3 12 (35.29%) CCSE
3 12 (35.29%) Degree
4 8 (23.53%) CCNP
5 7 (20.59%) CCNA
6 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.82%) CCIE
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.88%) MCSA
8 2 (5.88%) MCSE
9 1 (2.94%) MCP
9 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
9 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco
3 9 (26.47%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) Aruba
4 2 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (5.88%) F5
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) BT
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat