The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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
South East / Hampshire
Rank 65 64 91
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 51 59 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.78% 2.71% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 5.13% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 20
Median daily rate £410 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +4.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £381
% change year-on-year - -1.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £46.25 -
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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 965 1150 958
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.53% 52.85% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 744 507
Median daily rate £425 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.19 £50.00 £43.20
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hampshire 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
Hook - 13 £423 -
Southampton -3 8 £388 -1.89%
Basingstoke +7 4 £463 -
Farnborough 0 2 - -
Portsmouth -9 2 £300 - 1
Winchester -1 1 £550 +15.78%
Havant -10 1 - - 1
Fareham -12 1 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 81 (91.01%) Firewall
2 73 (82.02%) Cisco
3 41 (46.07%) Wireless
3 41 (46.07%) WAN
3 41 (46.07%) LAN
4 37 (41.57%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (41.57%) Security Cleared
5 36 (40.45%) SC Cleared
6 33 (37.08%) Juniper
7 32 (35.96%) HP
8 30 (33.71%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (31.46%) CCNP
10 27 (30.34%) ITIL
11 26 (29.21%) Fortinet
12 25 (28.09%) F5
13 24 (26.97%) Service Management
14 22 (24.72%) Network Design
15 20 (22.47%) CCSE
15 20 (22.47%) CCDP
15 20 (22.47%) Network Security
16 19 (21.35%) CCSA
17 18 (20.22%) JNCIA
17 18 (20.22%) JNCIE
17 18 (20.22%) CCIP
17 18 (20.22%) CCIE
17 18 (20.22%) Riverbed
17 18 (20.22%) FortiGate
18 17 (19.10%) Extreme Networks
18 17 (19.10%) Aruba
18 17 (19.10%) DNS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) IaaS
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (91.01%) Firewall
2 41 (46.07%) LAN
2 41 (46.07%) WAN
2 41 (46.07%) Wireless
3 30 (33.71%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (22.47%) Network Security
5 17 (19.10%) DNS
6 16 (17.98%) BIG-IP
7 14 (15.73%) NetScaler
8 11 (12.36%) VoIP
9 9 (10.11%) SSL
10 8 (8.99%) BGP
10 8 (8.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (8.99%) OSPF
11 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
12 5 (5.62%) DHCP
13 4 (4.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (3.37%) SNA
14 3 (3.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (17.98%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (53.93%) Network Engineer
2 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 12 (13.48%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (7.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Design Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Network Design Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.99%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.12%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (1.12%) CGI
2 1 (1.12%) REST
2 1 (1.12%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.99%) CMDB
4 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.37%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.25%) PKI
6 2 (2.25%) Wiki
7 1 (1.12%) DataPower
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.12%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) Windows
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) ITIL
2 24 (26.97%) Service Management
3 22 (24.72%) Network Design
4 17 (19.10%) ITSM
5 16 (17.98%) SIEM
6 9 (10.11%) Email Filtering
6 9 (10.11%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (10.11%) Load Balancing
6 9 (10.11%) Security Management
6 9 (10.11%) Web Filtering
7 8 (8.99%) Data Loss Prevention
8 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (7.87%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (7.87%) Risk Management
8 7 (7.87%) Scrum
8 7 (7.87%) Security Hardening
8 7 (7.87%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (6.74%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (6.74%) Event Correlation
9 6 (6.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.12%) C#
1 1 (1.12%) Perl
1 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (41.57%) Cisco Certification
1 37 (41.57%) Security Cleared
2 36 (40.45%) SC Cleared
3 28 (31.46%) CCNP
4 20 (22.47%) CCDP
4 20 (22.47%) CCSE
5 19 (21.35%) CCSA
6 18 (20.22%) CCIE
6 18 (20.22%) CCIP
6 18 (20.22%) JNCIA
6 18 (20.22%) JNCIE
7 16 (17.98%) HP ASE
7 16 (17.98%) HP MASE
8 14 (15.73%) Degree
9 10 (11.24%) CCNA
10 3 (3.37%) CCSP
10 3 (3.37%) CISM
10 3 (3.37%) CISSP
11 1 (1.12%) CEH
11 1 (1.12%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.62%) XenServer
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.12%) Docker
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.12%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) XenApp
4 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) FortiGate
2 6 (6.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.49%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.12%) Puppet
4 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (82.02%) Cisco
2 33 (37.08%) Juniper
3 32 (35.96%) HP
4 26 (29.21%) Fortinet
5 25 (28.09%) F5
6 18 (20.22%) Riverbed
7 17 (19.10%) Aruba
7 17 (19.10%) Extreme Networks
8 15 (16.85%) Citrix
9 13 (14.61%) Dell
10 12 (13.48%) VMware
11 8 (8.99%) Intel Security
12 7 (7.87%) ArcSight
12 7 (7.87%) BMC
12 7 (7.87%) CA
12 7 (7.87%) Palo Alto
12 7 (7.87%) SolarWinds
12 7 (7.87%) Splunk
12 7 (7.87%) Symantec
13 4 (4.49%) ProCurve
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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