The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire 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 72 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.92% 0.24% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 0.52% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate £400 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £145.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
514 381 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.83% 45.68% 49.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 198 257
Average daily rate £350 £288 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 45
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 9 £400 - 3
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Iver - - - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (23.08%) Budget Control
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) CCNP
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) CCSA
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
6 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (7.69%) VoIP
6 1 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Japanese Language
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Budget Control
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) B2B
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) CCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCDA
4 1 (7.69%) CCIP
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 2 (15.38%) Draytek
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (7.69%) Brocade
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
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