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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 72 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 1.16% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 3.15% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £173 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.39% -50.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -43.66%
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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
388 254 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 41.99% 36.97% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 162 160
Average daily rate £388 £344 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 24
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -53.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £30.51 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
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 17 December 2014.

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 17 December 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) FWSM
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) Nokia
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (28.57%) IronPort
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) FWSM
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) Nokia
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) IronPort
3 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Becrypt
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Sophos
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