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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / East of England
Rank 90 80 108
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 32 48 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 2.04% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 4.30% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 10
Median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £270 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.61 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +30.03%

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
1011 1116 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 47.47% 49.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 605 706
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 121 115
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £12.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Hertfordshire +4 22 £475 +26.66% 2
Essex -4 4 £400 -3.03%
Suffolk -12 3 £350 -41.66% 3
Bedfordshire 0 2 £295 -30.58%
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 of England region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 76 (71.70%) Firewall
2 68 (64.15%) Cisco
3 51 (48.11%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (38.68%) DNS
5 38 (35.85%) Network Security
6 36 (33.96%) F5
7 35 (33.02%) CCNA
7 35 (33.02%) Juniper
8 32 (30.19%) LAN
9 25 (23.58%) WAN
10 24 (22.64%) CCNP
10 24 (22.64%) Blue Coat
10 24 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (20.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
13 18 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 17 (16.04%) BIG-IP
14 17 (16.04%) TCP/IP
15 16 (15.09%) VPN
16 15 (14.15%) CCSA
16 15 (14.15%) MPLS
17 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
18 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
18 12 (11.32%) Windows
19 11 (10.38%) Finance
19 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
19 11 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus
20 10 (9.43%) tcpdump
20 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
20 10 (9.43%) Wireshark

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Mimecast
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (71.70%) Firewall
2 41 (38.68%) DNS
3 38 (35.85%) Network Security
4 32 (30.19%) LAN
5 25 (23.58%) WAN
6 24 (22.64%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (20.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 18 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 17 (16.04%) BIG-IP
9 17 (16.04%) TCP/IP
10 16 (15.09%) VPN
11 15 (14.15%) MPLS
12 11 (10.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (9.43%) tcpdump
13 10 (9.43%) Wireshark
14 8 (7.55%) DHCP
15 7 (6.60%) BGP
15 7 (6.60%) OSPF
15 7 (6.60%) VLAN
16 6 (5.66%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
3 7 (6.60%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Local Government
5 5 (4.72%) Law
6 3 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.89%) German Language
7 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.94%) Advertising
8 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.87%) Network Security Engineer
2 20 (18.87%) Security Engineer
3 16 (15.09%) Consultant
4 13 (12.26%) Security Consultant
5 9 (8.49%) Network Specialist
6 7 (6.60%) Analyst
6 7 (6.60%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Network Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Security Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Security Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Network Security Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Network Support
8 4 (3.77%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.49%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.77%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.77%) Wiki
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.32%) Windows
2 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (5.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.89%) Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.43%) Information Security
1 10 (9.43%) Load Balancing
2 9 (8.49%) Network Management
2 9 (8.49%) SIEM
3 8 (7.55%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (7.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 7 (6.60%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.60%) Change Control
5 6 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.72%) Migration
6 5 (4.72%) Project Management
7 4 (3.77%) CRM
7 4 (3.77%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.77%) Identity Management
7 4 (3.77%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.77%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.77%) TDD
8 3 (2.83%) Change Management
8 3 (2.83%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.83%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) C#
1 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (48.11%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (33.02%) CCNA
3 24 (22.64%) CCNP
4 15 (14.15%) CCSA
5 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
6 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
7 7 (6.60%) Degree
7 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (5.66%) CISSP
9 5 (4.72%) CCIE
9 5 (4.72%) MCITP
10 3 (2.83%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.89%) MCSA
11 2 (1.89%) MCSE
11 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.94%) CCSE
12 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.94%) MCTS
12 1 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.77%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.77%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Nessus
2 5 (4.72%) SCCM
3 4 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.89%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.89%) WSUS
5 1 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.94%) SCSM
Vendors
1 68 (64.15%) Cisco
2 36 (33.96%) F5
3 35 (33.02%) Juniper
4 24 (22.64%) Blue Coat
5 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
6 10 (9.43%) Citrix
6 10 (9.43%) VMware
7 9 (8.49%) Splunk
8 8 (7.55%) Fortinet
8 8 (7.55%) HP
9 7 (6.60%) ArcSight
9 7 (6.60%) LogLogic
9 7 (6.60%) LogRhythm
10 6 (5.66%) Tripwire
11 4 (3.77%) Avaya
11 4 (3.77%) Dell
11 4 (3.77%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.77%) Remedy
12 3 (2.83%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.89%) Sourcefire
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