The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 29 38 32
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.58% 1.06% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 1.83% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £381
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year -6.04% -21.57%  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 113 164 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 44.66% 58.16% 50.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 64 34
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.45 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.44% +30.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.75 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £18.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) SIEM
4 4 (50.00%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) NetScout
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Information Security
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Security Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) SIEM
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
2 1 (12.50%) NetScout
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
2 1 (12.50%) VMware