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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certification
Rank 601 623 636
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 13 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 8
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.78% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 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
10127 11406 11709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.43% 20.74% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6438 6933 6679
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 549 557
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 12 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 10 December 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 +4 12 £356 +1.78%
South East +10 5 £350 -
Berkshire +4 4 £350 -
Bracknell 0 4 £350 -
Durham - 4 £363 -
North East - 4 £363 -
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £363 -
London +7 2 £401 +30.24%
Buckinghamshire +19 1 £363 -14.70%
Milton Keynes +12 1 £363 -14.70%
Bedfordshire 0 1 £325 -27.77%
East of England -1 1 £325 -27.77%

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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%) Firewall
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco
3 19 (55.88%) LAN
4 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (44.12%) VPN
5 15 (44.12%) CCSE
6 14 (41.18%) Network Design
6 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (41.18%) Juniper
7 13 (38.24%) SSL
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 10 (29.41%) Network Security
9 9 (26.47%) CCSA
10 8 (23.53%) Service Design
11 6 (17.65%) CCNA
12 5 (14.71%) CCNP
12 5 (14.71%) NHS
12 5 (14.71%) WAN
13 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
15 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
15 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
15 2 (5.88%) MCSE
15 2 (5.88%) MCSA
15 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
15 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) Firewall
2 19 (55.88%) LAN
3 15 (44.12%) VPN
4 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (38.24%) SSL
6 10 (29.41%) Network Security
7 5 (14.71%) WAN
8 2 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.94%) DNS
9 1 (2.94%) Wireless
9 1 (2.94%) WLAN
General
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Network Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Juniper Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Network Security Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Network Design
2 8 (23.53%) Service Design
3 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.94%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) CCSE
3 13 (38.24%) Degree
4 9 (26.47%) CCSA
5 6 (17.65%) CCNA
6 5 (14.71%) CCNP
7 4 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.88%) MCSA
9 2 (5.88%) MCSE
9 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.94%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco
3 14 (41.18%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) BT
5 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft