The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bournemouth region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.44% 1.08% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £360 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
72 42 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 58.54% 45.16% 41.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 42
Average daily rate £450 £328 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.40% -9.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £685 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
CheckPoint
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CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bournemouth region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Multicast
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) SNA
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) VMware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Multicast
4 1 (20.00%) SNA
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Security Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) VMware