The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 18 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 17 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.44% 0.48% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 15.18% 1.02% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £393 - £403
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
112 98 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.42% 47.34% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 50 42
Median daily rate £393 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £120 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £43.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 13 £396 -
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (57.89%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
5 9 (47.37%) Network Security
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (42.11%) F5
6 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) WAN
8 6 (31.58%) CCNP
9 5 (26.32%) CCNA
9 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
9 5 (26.32%) Nagios
9 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
9 5 (26.32%) FTP
9 5 (26.32%) HTTP
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) Java
9 5 (26.32%) Perl
9 5 (26.32%) J2EE
9 5 (26.32%) Unix
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Python
9 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
9 5 (26.32%) LDAP
9 5 (26.32%) VLAN
9 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
9 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) VPN
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (47.37%) Network Security
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (36.84%) LAN
5 7 (36.84%) WAN
6 5 (26.32%) FTP
6 5 (26.32%) HTTP
6 5 (26.32%) HTTPS
6 5 (26.32%) IPsec
6 5 (26.32%) LDAP
6 5 (26.32%) NAS
6 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (26.32%) tcpdump
6 5 (26.32%) VLAN
6 5 (26.32%) Wireshark
7 4 (21.05%) Internet
7 4 (21.05%) MPLS
7 4 (21.05%) OSPF
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) iPad
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) Perl
1 5 (26.32%) Python
1 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCNA
4 2 (10.53%) CCSA
4 2 (10.53%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) HND
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Samba
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) F5
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
4 4 (21.05%) Juniper
4 4 (21.05%) SonicWALL
4 4 (21.05%) WatchGuard
5 2 (10.53%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft