Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 January 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 25 36
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.30% 4.69% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 9.16% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Watford median daily rate - £303 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +22.22% +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £17.50 -

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 Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 186 131 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 48.31% 51.17% 45.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 54
Watford median daily rate £388 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £163 £192 £207
90th Percentile £575 £500 £609
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 5
Watford median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -53.33% +118.18%
10th Percentile £13.93 £12.41 £14.10
90th Percentile £110.75 £15.85 £41.25
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -30.95% +37.34%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Watford

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Watford

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCSA
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (40.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) ISMS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Nessus
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) DNA
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) ISMS
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCSA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (60.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Sophos
2 2 (40.00%) VMware