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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / East Midlands
Rank 85 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 7 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.75% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.78% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
Median daily rate £400 £310 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £223 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%

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
678 673 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 47.31% 42.14% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 357 304
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 44
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -16.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire +3 2 £400 +33.33%
Derbyshire -6 2 £300 -6.25%
Northamptonshire - 2 £600 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (68.75%) CCNP
5 8 (50.00%) F5
6 7 (43.75%) CCNA
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 5 (31.25%) WAN
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) Juniper
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
8 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
8 4 (25.00%) CCSE
9 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (18.75%) Forcepoint
9 3 (18.75%) MPLS
9 3 (18.75%) VPN
9 3 (18.75%) DNS
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server

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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) DNS
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) NGN
6 2 (12.50%) SNMP
6 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (12.50%) TACACS
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) VXLAN
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (6.25%) Junos
7 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
4 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
5 4 (25.00%) CCSE
6 2 (12.50%) CCDP
6 2 (12.50%) CCIE
6 2 (12.50%) CCSA
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 3 (18.75%) Forcepoint
6 2 (12.50%) Aruba
6 2 (12.50%) Computacenter
6 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (12.50%) Intel
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Nokia
6 2 (12.50%) Samsung
6 2 (12.50%) Sophos
7 1 (6.25%) Avaya
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec