Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 November 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 45 64
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.83% 2.53% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 6.25% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 14
Cardiff median daily rate £192 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.76% -3.23% -
South Wales median daily rate £192 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -45.10% -12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 267 224 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 44.28% 40.51% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 154 326
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £176 £211 £211
90th Percentile £475 £550 £475
South Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 10
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.50 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -12.12% +8.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £23.85 £29.15 £24.98
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.55% -31.25% +33.33%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Cardiff

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

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds