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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 63 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.38% 0.66% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 1.95% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
Median daily rate £360 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.00%
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
367 307 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.04% 33.85% 41.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 222 232
Median daily rate £368 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 13
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% +24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £100.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 27 July 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 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 25 (78.13%) Firewall
3 21 (65.63%) Data Centre
4 19 (59.38%) VPN
5 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (50.00%) Nokia
7 15 (46.88%) SLA
8 14 (43.75%) Finance
9 13 (40.63%) Network Security
10 12 (37.50%) Wireless
11 11 (34.38%) SolarWinds
11 11 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (31.25%) F5
12 10 (31.25%) HP
13 9 (28.13%) Demand Management
14 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 8 (25.00%) IronPort
14 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
14 8 (25.00%) Juniper
14 8 (25.00%) DNS
14 8 (25.00%) FWSM
15 7 (21.88%) DHCP
15 7 (21.88%) Dell
15 7 (21.88%) Cisco Prime
15 7 (21.88%) CCNA
15 7 (21.88%) IBM
15 7 (21.88%) CA
15 7 (21.88%) MPLS
15 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification

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 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) VPN
3 17 (53.13%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (40.63%) Network Security
5 12 (37.50%) Wireless
6 11 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (25.00%) DNS
7 8 (25.00%) FWSM
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (21.88%) DHCP
8 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
8 7 (21.88%) IPsec
8 7 (21.88%) MPLS
8 7 (21.88%) Unified Communications
9 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 4 (12.50%) LAN
10 4 (12.50%) OSPF
10 4 (12.50%) SSL
10 4 (12.50%) TACACS
10 4 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Network Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 8 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Check Point Analyst
5 7 (21.88%) Firewall Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (9.38%) Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (9.38%) Network Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) Programme Manager
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Administrator
8 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.50%) PKI
2 4 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (9.38%) CESG
4 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Demand Management
2 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.88%) Network Management
4 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) Security Hardening
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Dependency Management
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Product Management
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) Analytics
8 1 (3.13%) Change Management
8 1 (3.13%) Information Security
8 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) CCNA
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.75%) JNCIA
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
5 3 (9.38%) CCDP
5 3 (9.38%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (46.88%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.50%) XenApp
1 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.13%) Nessus
2 1 (3.13%) QRadar
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) Nokia
3 11 (34.38%) SolarWinds
4 10 (31.25%) F5
4 10 (31.25%) HP
5 8 (25.00%) IronPort
5 8 (25.00%) Juniper
6 7 (21.88%) CA
6 7 (21.88%) Dell
6 7 (21.88%) IBM
7 5 (15.63%) Intel Security
7 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Oracle
8 4 (12.50%) Palo Alto
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) Wyse
9 1 (3.13%) AppSense
9 1 (3.13%) Citrix
9 1 (3.13%) Meraki
9 1 (3.13%) ScanSafe