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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 79 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 14 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.88% 0.96% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 2.33% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £425 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £293 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £563 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +127.27%
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
628 600 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.67% 41.18% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 278 321
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £209 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 74 49
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.13 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +1 7 £275 -21.42% 1
Nottinghamshire -13 3 £394 - 4
Northamptonshire 0 2 £425 -5.55%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (84.38%) Cisco
1 27 (84.38%) Firewall
2 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNP
3 14 (43.75%) LAN
4 12 (37.50%) WAN
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
6 9 (28.13%) Blue Coat
6 9 (28.13%) CCNA
6 9 (28.13%) VPN
7 7 (21.88%) F5
7 7 (21.88%) Network Security
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
8 6 (18.75%) Juniper
9 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 5 (15.63%) CCIE
9 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
9 5 (15.63%) CCSA
10 4 (12.50%) CCSE
10 4 (12.50%) Network Design
10 4 (12.50%) Linux
10 4 (12.50%) Citrix
11 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (9.38%) Nokia
11 3 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (9.38%) MPLS
11 3 (9.38%) McAfee
11 3 (9.38%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) LAN
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 7 (21.88%) Network Security
6 5 (15.63%) DNS
7 3 (9.38%) MPLS
8 2 (6.25%) SNA
8 2 (6.25%) SNMP
8 2 (6.25%) TACACS
8 2 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.25%) Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.13%) Frame Relay
9 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
9 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Security Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Firewall Specialist
7 1 (3.13%) Firewall Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Design Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) JSP
1 2 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Network Design
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
3 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.25%) Network Management
3 2 (6.25%) Logistics
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) SIEM
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) CCNP
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) CCIE
4 5 (15.63%) CCSA
5 4 (12.50%) CCSE
6 3 (9.38%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (6.25%) CCSP
7 2 (6.25%) CCDA
8 1 (3.13%) CCDP
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) XenServer
1 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) Blue Coat
3 7 (21.88%) F5
4 6 (18.75%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (9.38%) Nokia
6 3 (9.38%) McAfee
7 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.25%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.13%) AirMagnet
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.13%) Tufin
8 1 (3.13%) Splunk
8 1 (3.13%) Rapid7
8 1 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Compaq
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