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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 84 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 12 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.75% 0.87% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 2.23% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Median daily rate £305 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £490 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
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
728 629 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.61% 39.29% 43.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 336 302
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 76
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £11.15 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +7 5 £300 +8.90%
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £529 +34.28%
Leicestershire - 2 £425 -
Northamptonshire -7 1 £305 -28.23%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (31.82%) LAN
4 7 (31.82%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) CCNP
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Service Management
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) DNS
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
6 4 (18.18%) Service Design
7 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
7 3 (13.64%) CCSE
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 3 (13.64%) MPLS
7 3 (13.64%) OSPF
7 3 (13.64%) Wireless
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.09%) Juniper
8 2 (9.09%) CCSA
8 2 (9.09%) Information Security
8 2 (9.09%) IPsec
8 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.09%) SNMP
8 2 (9.09%) Active Directory

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 (4.55%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (31.82%) LAN
3 7 (31.82%) WAN
4 4 (18.18%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) Network Security
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
5 3 (13.64%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) IPsec
6 2 (9.09%) SNMP
6 2 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.55%) NX-OS
7 1 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Project Support Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) FMCG
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Service Design
1 4 (18.18%) Service Management
1 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security
3 2 (9.09%) Logistics
3 2 (9.09%) Network Design
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Security Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CCNP
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) CCSE
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCSA
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.55%) CCDP
4 1 (4.55%) CISM
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) Meraki
4 1 (4.55%) MobileIron
4 1 (4.55%) Nokia
4 1 (4.55%) Qualys
4 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.55%) ScanSafe
4 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.55%) Sophos
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec