The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Check Point Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Check Point Certification
England / London
Rank 405 427 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.041% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.030% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £290 -
% change year-on-year +29.31% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Check Point Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3315 3865 3572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 17.22% 17.46% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2728 2349
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 49 88
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.85 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Check Point Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Check Point Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Check Point Certification in London

Check Point Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Check Point Certification in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Check Point Certification in London

Check Point Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Check Point Certification in London

Check Point Certification
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification 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 London region with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security