The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 55 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 13 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% 1.18% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 4.01% 3.75% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
Median daily rate £365 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.72% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £280 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £555 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.83%
CheckPoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
324 293 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.57% 31.47% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 206 239
Median daily rate £365 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £169 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £460 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 17
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.75 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.75% +23.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.35 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.35 £53.90 £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 25 (73.53%) Data Centre
3 19 (55.88%) VPN
3 19 (55.88%) Nokia
4 18 (52.94%) SLA
5 17 (50.00%) Finance
6 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (38.24%) Network Security
7 13 (38.24%) F5
8 12 (35.29%) Demand Management
9 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
9 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
10 10 (29.41%) Wireless
11 9 (26.47%) FWSM
11 9 (26.47%) CA
12 8 (23.53%) IronPort
13 7 (20.59%) IP Telephony
13 7 (20.59%) Network Management
13 7 (20.59%) Unified Communications
13 7 (20.59%) Cisco IPT
13 7 (20.59%) MPLS
13 7 (20.59%) HP
13 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (20.59%) DNS
13 7 (20.59%) IBM
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
14 6 (17.65%) MS Office
14 6 (17.65%) Windows

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 19 (55.88%) VPN
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (38.24%) Network Security
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (29.41%) Wireless
7 9 (26.47%) FWSM
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (20.59%) DNS
8 7 (20.59%) IP Telephony
8 7 (20.59%) MPLS
8 7 (20.59%) Unified Communications
9 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.76%) DHCP
10 4 (11.76%) IPsec
10 4 (11.76%) Junos
10 4 (11.76%) LAN
10 4 (11.76%) SSL
10 4 (11.76%) TACACS
10 4 (11.76%) WAN
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Analyst
2 16 (47.06%) Network Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco Analyst
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) Network Security Analyst
4 11 (32.35%) Security Analyst
5 10 (29.41%) Check Point Analyst
5 10 (29.41%) Firewall Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (11.76%) Senior Network Analyst
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco Specialist
9 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
9 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
10 2 (5.88%) Network Specialist
11 1 (2.94%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (73.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
2 6 (17.65%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.76%) PKI
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
1 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Demand Management
2 11 (32.35%) Service Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) Network Management
4 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (11.76%) Security Hardening
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) Dependency Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Product Management
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.94%) SFIA
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
1 4 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) CCNA
1 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 6 (17.65%) VMware ESX
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (17.65%) XenApp
1 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
2 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) Nokia
3 13 (38.24%) F5
4 11 (32.35%) SolarWinds
5 9 (26.47%) CA
6 8 (23.53%) IronPort
7 7 (20.59%) HP
7 7 (20.59%) IBM
7 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 6 (17.65%) VMware
8 6 (17.65%) Wyse
9 5 (14.71%) Juniper
10 4 (11.76%) Dell
10 4 (11.76%) Intel Security
10 4 (11.76%) Oracle
10 4 (11.76%) Palo Alto
11 3 (8.82%) AppSense
12 2 (5.88%) Polycom
12 2 (5.88%) Symantec
13 1 (2.94%) Meraki