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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 87 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 14 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.87% 0.98% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 2.45% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 13
Median daily rate £300 £319 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £468 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £24.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+79.16% -36.00%
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
772 653 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 48.07% 39.96% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 348 313
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £211 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 66 72
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £39.75 £37.50
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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -2 6 £300 +9.09%
Nottinghamshire -6 3 £483 +20.62%
Northamptonshire -2 2 £300 -29.41%
Leicestershire - 1 - - 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) Network Security
6 5 (21.74%) CCNP
6 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) DNS
7 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 3 (13.04%) MPLS
8 3 (13.04%) OSPF
8 3 (13.04%) VPN
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) CCNA
8 3 (13.04%) CCIE
8 3 (13.04%) SIEM
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (8.70%) Service Design
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
9 2 (8.70%) Transition Management
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.70%) Coaching

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 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Mimecast
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (30.43%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (17.39%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
6 3 (13.04%) OSPF
6 3 (13.04%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (8.70%) IPsec
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) SSL
7 2 (8.70%) VLAN
8 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Project Support Coordinator
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) SIEM
2 2 (8.70%) Coaching
2 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.70%) Information Security
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Logistics
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.70%) Network Design
2 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) Service Design
2 2 (8.70%) Service Management
2 2 (8.70%) Transition Management
2 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNP
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCIE
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCDP
3 2 (8.70%) CCSE
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.35%) CCSA
4 1 (4.35%) CISM
4 1 (4.35%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.35%) EnCase
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.35%) FTK
1 1 (4.35%) Nessus
1 1 (4.35%) QRadar
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
1 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
2 2 (8.70%) Intel Security
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Qualys
2 2 (8.70%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Lotus
3 1 (4.35%) Meraki
3 1 (4.35%) MobileIron
3 1 (4.35%) NetWitness
3 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
3 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.35%) ScanSafe
3 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos