Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - +76 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 18 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.70% - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.59% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £444 - -
East of England median daily rate £425 £550 £375
% change year-on-year -22.73% +46.67% -11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £66.81 - £17.50

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 392 476 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.02% 36.64% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 244 186
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -4.38% -3.03%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £226
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £430 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.18% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 45
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -29.07% +36.33%
10th Percentile £12.78 £10.48 £10.60
90th Percentile £47.75 £42.40 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% -16.67%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 - 14 £463 -
Peterborough - 4 £313 - 4
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
3 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (66.67%) Perl
3 12 (66.67%) MySQL
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (66.67%) Apache
3 12 (66.67%) Python
3 12 (66.67%) NetApp
3 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 12 (66.67%) Nagios
3 12 (66.67%) LAMP
3 12 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Ruby
3 12 (66.67%) PKI
3 12 (66.67%) CentOS
3 12 (66.67%) ZABBIX
3 12 (66.67%) nginx
3 12 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 12 (66.67%) Puppet
3 12 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 12 (66.67%) OpenStack
3 12 (66.67%) Vagrant
3 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (66.67%) Ansible
3 12 (66.67%) Docker
3 12 (66.67%) Jenkins

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (66.67%) Apache
1 12 (66.67%) nginx
1 12 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
3 9 (50.00%) Unicast
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
6 2 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.56%) OSPF
7 1 (5.56%) Skype
7 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.56%) Wireless
7 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 12 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 12 (66.67%) MySQL
1 12 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 12 (66.67%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Python Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) LAMP
1 12 (66.67%) LAPP Stack
1 12 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) CentOS
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Security
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 12 (66.67%) Perl
1 12 (66.67%) Python
1 12 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCIE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Docker
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Ansible
1 12 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 12 (66.67%) Nagios
1 12 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (66.67%) Puppet
1 12 (66.67%) Salt
1 12 (66.67%) Terraform
1 12 (66.67%) ZABBIX
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.56%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) NetApp
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 3 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Aruba
5 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (5.56%) Nokia
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec