The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 27 June 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.

CheckPoint
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 61 81
Rank change year-on-year -19 +20  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 1.36% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 2.92% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £405 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -22.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +45.45%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 483 445 540
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.21% 46.60% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 216 239
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.12 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.54% -55.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £15.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Milton Keynes -13 9 £400 -1.23% 1
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) Blue Coat
4 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (60.00%) CCNP
5 12 (60.00%) WAN
5 12 (60.00%) F5
6 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (35.00%) CCSE
8 7 (35.00%) CCSA
8 7 (35.00%) Juniper
8 7 (35.00%) Citrix
8 7 (35.00%) Nokia
8 7 (35.00%) TACACS
8 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
9 5 (25.00%) OSPF
9 5 (25.00%) BGP
9 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) NetApp
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) VMware
9 5 (25.00%) Network Design
9 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (35.00%) TACACS
6 5 (25.00%) BGP
6 5 (25.00%) OSPF
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
8 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (15.00%) FCoE
8 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
9 2 (10.00%) Internet
9 2 (10.00%) VoIP
10 1 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (5.00%) SSL
10 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Principal Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 5 (25.00%) Network Design
1 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) CCNP
3 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) CCSA
5 7 (35.00%) CCSE
6 3 (15.00%) CCNA
6 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.00%) CCDP
7 1 (5.00%) CCIE
7 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Blue Coat
3 12 (60.00%) F5
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) Juniper
4 7 (35.00%) Nokia
5 5 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Aruba
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago