Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Check Point GAiA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Check Point GAiA over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 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.

Check Point GAiA
UK
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 611 830 895
Rank change year-on-year +219 +65 -49
Contract jobs citing Check Point GAiA 2 11 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.021% 0.060% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Median daily rate £459 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.37% +31.03% -20.55%
10th Percentile £455 £351 £328
90th Percentile £464 £495 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £459 £446 £363
% change year-on-year +2.86% +23.10% -23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Check Point GAiA is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9,359 18,303 20,858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.98% 20.17% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,728 11,581 13,181
Median daily rate £425 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £144 £158 £185
90th Percentile £613 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1,098 1,349
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.03 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.70% +0.18% +3.03%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +9.38% +0.88% +0.06%

Check Point GAiA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Check Point GAiA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Check Point GAiA in the UK

Check Point GAiA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Check Point GAiA.

Daily rate trend for Check Point GAiA in the UK

Check Point GAiA
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point GAiA within the UK over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. 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
England +236 2 £459 -3.62% 1
London +196 1 - -
UK excluding London +165 1 £459 +2.86% 1
South East +129 1 £459 +23.64% 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Check Point GAiA 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 with a requirement for Check Point GAiA.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DSL
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS

Check Point GAiA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Geospatial Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds