The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 49 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.38% 0.97% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 2.16% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £399 £389 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.57% +0.32%  
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 Cambridgeshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 223 278 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 42.31% 45.13% 55.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 169 184
Median daily rate £400 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £275 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 34
Median hourly rate £19.90 £47.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.10% +295.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.33 £9.80 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £60.00 £24.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Cambridge +9 2 £399 +17.27% 1
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SCSM
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Support
1 3 (75.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Support
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VMware