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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 69 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.95% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -46.77%
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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
349 211 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.05% 35.17% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 129 189
Average daily rate £375 £345 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.18 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.53% -39.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) AlgoSec
4 2 (25.00%) FWSM
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 1 (12.50%) Becrypt
5 1 (12.50%) WSUS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) IronPort
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Management
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Windows

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
1 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Product Management
1 1 (12.50%) Network Management
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) AlgoSec
3 1 (12.50%) Becrypt
3 1 (12.50%) IronPort
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Nokia
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos