The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 90 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 37 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.55% 0.70% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 3.41% 1.40% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 14
Average daily rate £375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £195 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £604 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -41.81%
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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1084 1285 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.49% 50.21% 44.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 710 562
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 129 105
Average hourly rate £22.38 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.84% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the East of England region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the East of England region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hertfordshire +19 16 £375 - 6
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £295 -9.23%
Essex +5 7 - - 7
Bedfordshire +9 6 £425 +117.94% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 59 (77.63%) Cisco
2 47 (61.84%) Firewall
3 32 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (38.16%) CCNP
5 26 (34.21%) WAN
5 26 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (28.95%) F5
6 22 (28.95%) LAN
7 20 (26.32%) CCSA
7 20 (26.32%) Blue Coat
8 19 (25.00%) MPLS
9 18 (23.68%) DNS
9 18 (23.68%) Citrix
10 17 (22.37%) Juniper
11 16 (21.05%) Data Centre
11 16 (21.05%) Network Security
12 15 (19.74%) CCSE
13 14 (18.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (17.11%) NetScaler
14 13 (17.11%) OSPF
14 13 (17.11%) VPN
14 13 (17.11%) ITIL
15 12 (15.79%) CCNA
15 12 (15.79%) HP
15 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
15 12 (15.79%) BGP
15 12 (15.79%) Forcepoint
15 12 (15.79%) Finance
15 12 (15.79%) VLAN
16 11 (14.47%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (3.95%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (61.84%) Firewall
2 26 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
2 26 (34.21%) WAN
3 22 (28.95%) LAN
4 19 (25.00%) MPLS
5 18 (23.68%) DNS
6 16 (21.05%) Network Security
7 14 (18.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 13 (17.11%) NetScaler
8 13 (17.11%) OSPF
8 13 (17.11%) VPN
9 12 (15.79%) BGP
9 12 (15.79%) VLAN
10 11 (14.47%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (14.47%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
11 10 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 9 (11.84%) BIG-IP
13 7 (9.21%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Advertising
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.84%) Network Specialist
3 8 (10.53%) Security Specialist
4 7 (9.21%) Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Security Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Team Leader
4 7 (9.21%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (7.89%) Check Point Specialist
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Network Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Design Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Information Specialist
6 5 (6.58%) Juniper Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Fat Client
2 7 (9.21%) SecurID
2 7 (9.21%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.11%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) Load Balancing
3 9 (11.84%) Information Security
3 9 (11.84%) Network Design
4 8 (10.53%) Migration
5 7 (9.21%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (9.21%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) SIEM
7 5 (6.58%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (5.26%) Presales
8 4 (5.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 3 (3.95%) Change Management
9 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.95%) Network Management
9 3 (3.95%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Web Filtering
10 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.63%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C
2 1 (1.32%) C#
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (38.16%) CCNP
3 20 (26.32%) CCSA
4 15 (19.74%) CCSE
5 12 (15.79%) CCNA
6 8 (10.53%) Degree
7 7 (9.21%) CCIE
7 7 (9.21%) JNCIS
7 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
7 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
8 6 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (7.89%) JNCIA
9 5 (6.58%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (6.58%) JNCIE
9 5 (6.58%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.95%) CCDP
11 2 (2.63%) CISSP
12 1 (1.32%) CIPD
12 1 (1.32%) GIAC
12 1 (1.32%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.26%) SLA
3 3 (3.95%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.32%) COBIT
4 1 (1.32%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.32%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Cisco UCCX
1 7 (9.21%) Nexpose
1 7 (9.21%) QRadar
2 4 (5.26%) Nessus
3 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (1.32%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 59 (77.63%) Cisco
2 22 (28.95%) F5
3 20 (26.32%) Blue Coat
4 18 (23.68%) Citrix
5 17 (22.37%) Juniper
6 12 (15.79%) Forcepoint
6 12 (15.79%) HP
6 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 8 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 8 (10.53%) VMware
8 7 (9.21%) Aruba
8 7 (9.21%) Intel Security
8 7 (9.21%) Nortel
8 7 (9.21%) Rapid7
9 5 (6.58%) IronPort
9 5 (6.58%) Palo Alto
9 5 (6.58%) Siemens
9 5 (6.58%) Tufin
10 4 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (3.95%) Brocade
Essex
Nigel Frank International
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