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 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certification
Rank 584 581 543
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 16 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.026% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
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£295 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £265 -
% change year-on-year
+11.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
10726 10600 8778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.22% 19.46% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6064 6039 4703
Average daily rate £390 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 517 536 472
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

Check Point Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 16 £295 +11.32% 5
South East -15 7 - - 4
Berkshire -4 6 - - 2
West Midlands - 6 £295 -
Birmingham - 6 £295 -
Bracknell - 4 - - 1
Reading -8 2 - - 1
London - 2 £425 -
Milton Keynes -6 1 - -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Check Point Certification.

1 21 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) Juniper
4 16 (76.19%) VPN
5 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (66.67%) OSPF
7 13 (61.90%) CCSA
8 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
9 10 (47.62%) BGP
9 10 (47.62%) CCNP
10 9 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (33.33%) CCSP
11 7 (33.33%) Linux
11 7 (33.33%) LAN
11 7 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (33.33%) Network Security
11 7 (33.33%) FWSM
12 6 (28.57%) Junos
12 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
12 6 (28.57%) CCSE
12 6 (28.57%) VLAN
13 5 (23.81%) Network Design
13 5 (23.81%) Redback
13 5 (23.81%) Nokia
13 5 (23.81%) Clustering
13 5 (23.81%) IPsec
13 5 (23.81%) Radware
13 5 (23.81%) VoIP

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Check Point Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) VPN
3 14 (66.67%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (47.62%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) LAN
6 7 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (33.33%) Network Security
6 7 (33.33%) FWSM
7 6 (28.57%) Junos
7 6 (28.57%) VLAN
8 5 (23.81%) IPsec
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) SNMP
9 4 (19.05%) SSL
9 4 (19.05%) RIP
10 3 (14.29%) WAN
10 3 (14.29%) Internet
10 3 (14.29%) Extranet
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Design Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) IP Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Security Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Load Balancing
2 9 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (23.81%) Network Design
3 5 (23.81%) Network Management
4 4 (19.05%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 3 (14.29%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
1 2 (9.52%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) CCSA
3 10 (47.62%) CCNP
4 7 (33.33%) CCSP
5 6 (28.57%) CCSE
6 5 (23.81%) CISSP
6 5 (23.81%) CCIE
6 5 (23.81%) CCDP
7 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (95.24%) Cisco
3 18 (85.71%) Juniper
4 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 5 (23.81%) Redback
5 5 (23.81%) Nokia
5 5 (23.81%) Radware
6 4 (19.05%) F5
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) Sourcefire
8 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.76%) Sun
8 1 (4.76%) Nortel
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (4.76%) Riverbed
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