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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certification
UK
Rank 587 597 614
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 9 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.041% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.095% 0.19% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 0
Median daily rate £375 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £388 -
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
9429 10881 10552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 21.28% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6082 6726 6034
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 445 499
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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
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 11 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +31 8 £369 -26.25%
Yorkshire +14 3 £375 -
Middlesbrough - 3 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
Berkshire +21 2 £350 -
South East +15 2 £350 -
Bracknell +4 2 £350 -
Newton Aycliffe - 2 £363 -
Durham - 2 £363 -
North East - 2 £363 -
London -1 1 £401 -23.71%

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
3 17 (85.00%) CCSE
4 16 (80.00%) LAN
5 14 (70.00%) VPN
5 14 (70.00%) Juniper
6 13 (65.00%) Network Design
6 13 (65.00%) SSL
6 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (60.00%) Degree
8 8 (40.00%) Network Security
9 7 (35.00%) CCSA
10 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (25.00%) CCNA
12 4 (20.00%) CCNP
12 4 (20.00%) ITIL
13 3 (15.00%) WAN
13 3 (15.00%) Service Management
13 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
13 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
14 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
14 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (5.00%) Wireless
14 1 (5.00%) NHS
14 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
14 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
14 1 (5.00%) WLAN
14 1 (5.00%) Microsoft

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 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 16 (80.00%) LAN
3 14 (70.00%) VPN
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (65.00%) SSL
5 8 (40.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) WLAN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CCSE
2 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 7 (35.00%) CCSA
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (20.00%) CCNP
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
3 14 (70.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft