The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 East Midlands 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 76 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 14 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.97% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.32% 1.49% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -40.54%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
603 669 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.67% 46.17% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 335 270
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 49 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.08 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
CheckPoint
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leicestershire - 3 £563 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £450 -
Derbyshire -1 1 £350 +9.37%
Lincolnshire - - - -
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England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 8 (36.36%) Network Security
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Blue Coat
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
5 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) F5
7 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.64%) NHS
7 3 (13.64%) CCNA
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (9.09%) Retail
8 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) NetScout
8 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 2 (9.09%) MS Project
8 2 (9.09%) DNS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security
3 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.09%) HTTP
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
6 1 (4.55%) Intranet
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) OSPF
6 1 (4.55%) BGP
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) FTP
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
6 1 (4.55%) SNA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Network Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
1 4 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
3 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Network Management
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCSE
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) XenApp
1 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Blue Coat
3 6 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) AlgoSec
5 2 (9.09%) NetScout
6 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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