Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Check Point Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 July 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.

Check Point Certification
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +175
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.058% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate £375 - -
England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 999 819 1,247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.39% 18.67% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 456 712
West Midlands median daily rate £424 £413 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +7.84% +9.29%
10th Percentile £218 £228 £240
90th Percentile £550 £528 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 41 44
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.89 £22.50 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.06% +15.06% -33.51%
10th Percentile £12.20 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £40.63 £36.56 £43.38
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.92 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.44% +8.80% +23.99%

Check Point Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Check Point Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Check Point Certification in the West Midlands

Check Point Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Check Point Certification in the West Midlands

Check Point Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Shropshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 £375 -
Check Point Certification
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Network Packet Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

Check Point Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Packet Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee