Period
to 16 August 2018

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 6 months to 16 August 2018 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 +14
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 12 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.08% 0.33% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 0.91% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £488 £330 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.73% -24.57% +38.89%
10th Percentile £421 £269 £344
90th Percentile £617 £395 £471
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £11.00 - £40.00

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 438 441 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.42% 36.75% 43.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 233 275
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £418 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £255 £191 £207
90th Percentile £560 £525 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 38 32
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.28 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.33% -6.97% -14.63%
10th Percentile £11.45 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.15 £22.53 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.45% -6.06% -19.51%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 5 £418 +5.03% 10
Peterborough -1 5 £488 +85.71% 8
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Validation
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Team
5 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) ShoreTel
6 3 (25.00%) Aruba
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Avaya
7 2 (16.67%) Nokia
7 2 (16.67%) 802.11
7 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (16.67%) ATM
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (16.67%) Frame Relay
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

CheckPoint
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) 802.11
5 2 (16.67%) ATM
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) Frame Relay
5 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) xDSL
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Network Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 2 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) ShoreTel
3 3 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (16.67%) Arista
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) Nokia
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper