Period
to 15 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 15 December 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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 93 91
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 -54
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.38% 0.89% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.68% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £390 £313 £352
90th Percentile £676 £478 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £66.81 -
East of England median hourly rate - £38.91 -

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 644 831 813
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 49.46% 52.69% 50.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 487 412
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £186 £189 £195
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 60 56
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -0.98% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.96 £13.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.13 £47.25
East of England median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.81
% change year-on-year +1.52% -1.81% +1.85%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Hatfield - 3 £400 - 2
Stevenage -3 1 £668 +105.38%
Watford -8 1 £475 - 3
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (40.00%) Architectural Design
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Profibus
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) VSAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) SCADA
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Profibus
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) VSAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) SCADA
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Architectural Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Isilon
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) SAP