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 30 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certification
Rank 631 605 599
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 13 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.033% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.17% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Median daily rate £315 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £286 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £391 £360
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
11571 10671 10727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.56% 19.37% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7152 6129 6238
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 £253 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 545 552
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 13 £315 +6.77% 6
South East -14 4 £315 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
Sheffield - 4 - -
South Yorkshire - 4 - -
Bracknell -10 3 £315 -
Berkshire -14 3 £315 -
South West - 3 £250 -
London +2 2 £500 +17.64% 2
Wiltshire - 2 £250 -
Swindon - 2 £250 -
City of London +45 1 £500 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 27 (79.41%) Network Security
3 26 (76.47%) Cisco
4 23 (67.65%) Firewall
5 19 (55.88%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (55.88%) F5
6 14 (41.18%) CCSA
7 11 (32.35%) CCSE
7 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (29.41%) CCNP
9 7 (20.59%) LAN
9 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (17.65%) Degree
10 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 5 (14.71%) VPN
11 5 (14.71%) BGP
11 5 (14.71%) CCIE
11 5 (14.71%) Juniper
11 5 (14.71%) Internet
11 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
11 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
11 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
12 4 (11.76%) SSL
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.76%) WAN
12 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
12 4 (11.76%) SSH
13 3 (8.82%) Gigabit Ethernet

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:

Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Network Security
2 23 (67.65%) Firewall
3 19 (55.88%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (20.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (20.59%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.71%) BGP
6 5 (14.71%) Internet
6 5 (14.71%) VPN
7 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
7 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
7 4 (11.76%) SSH
7 4 (11.76%) SSL
7 4 (11.76%) WAN
8 3 (8.82%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 3 (8.82%) PuTTY
8 3 (8.82%) Telnet
9 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (5.88%) OSPF
9 2 (5.88%) Spanning Tree
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
1 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Network Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Security Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Designer
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Network Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Security Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Check Point Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
2 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.82%) Change Control
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Network Design
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.94%) CRM
4 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.94%) Functional Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) Network Management
4 1 (2.94%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) CCSA
2 11 (32.35%) CCSE
2 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (29.41%) CCNP
4 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 5 (14.71%) CCIE
5 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) CCNA
7 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) MCP
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.94%) OSCP
7 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Snort
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Proventia
2 1 (2.94%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 26 (76.47%) Cisco
3 19 (55.88%) F5
4 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
4 5 (14.71%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) BT
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
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