The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 86 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 10 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.61% 1.03% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 2.34% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
Median daily rate £300 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £28.94
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +38.22%
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
673 768 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.26% 43.81% 41.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 399 274
Median daily rate £370 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £199 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 90
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 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
Derbyshire +9 8 £300 +5.26% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 1 £400 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £300 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (45.83%) CCNP
5 10 (41.67%) LAN
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (37.50%) WAN
7 8 (33.33%) Juniper
7 8 (33.33%) F5
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (25.00%) CCNA
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 4 (16.67%) CCSE
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (16.67%) OSPF
11 4 (16.67%) Wireless
11 4 (16.67%) ITIL
11 4 (16.67%) VMware
12 3 (12.50%) IPsec
12 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 3 (12.50%) CCSA
12 3 (12.50%) Service Management
12 3 (12.50%) TACACS
12 3 (12.50%) Citrix
12 3 (12.50%) Nokia
12 3 (12.50%) VPN
12 3 (12.50%) DNS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (41.67%) LAN
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (20.83%) Network Security
6 4 (16.67%) OSPF
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) IPsec
7 3 (12.50%) SSL
7 3 (12.50%) TACACS
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) DHCP
8 2 (8.33%) MPLS
8 2 (8.33%) Multicast
8 2 (8.33%) SAN
9 1 (4.17%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Network Design
2 3 (12.50%) Service Design
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
2 3 (12.50%) Transition Management
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Fault Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Logistics
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 6 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.67%) CCSE
5 3 (12.50%) CCSA
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.33%) CCIE
6 2 (8.33%) CISSP
7 1 (4.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) Nessus
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco
2 8 (33.33%) F5
2 8 (33.33%) Juniper
3 7 (29.17%) Blue Coat
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Nokia
6 2 (8.33%) IronPort
6 2 (8.33%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL