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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 118 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 23 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 1.02% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 2.32% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 13
Average daily rate
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£383 £315 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -23.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +127.27%
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
1427 1334 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.73% 44.07% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 827 726 491
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 147 121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.12 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.44% +6.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Suffolk +7 8 £469 +25.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 7 £314 +167.02%
Essex -6 5 £400 +13.87% 1
Hertfordshire -7 2 £600 +116.21% 2
Bedfordshire 0 1 £313 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 43 (74.14%) Cisco
2 33 (56.90%) Firewall
3 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (39.66%) F5
5 21 (36.21%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (29.31%) CCNP
6 17 (29.31%) Windows
7 15 (25.86%) Wireless
8 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
9 13 (22.41%) DHCP
9 13 (22.41%) DNS
9 13 (22.41%) CCNA
9 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
9 13 (22.41%) VMware
10 12 (20.69%) Linux
10 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
11 11 (18.97%) VoIP
11 11 (18.97%) ITIL
11 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
12 10 (17.24%) HP
12 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (17.24%) Network Security
12 10 (17.24%) Project Planning
13 9 (15.52%) Citrix
13 9 (15.52%) SQL
13 9 (15.52%) WAN
14 8 (13.79%) C#
14 8 (13.79%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (56.90%) Firewall
2 21 (36.21%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (25.86%) Wireless
4 13 (22.41%) DHCP
4 13 (22.41%) DNS
5 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (18.97%) VoIP
7 10 (17.24%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (17.24%) Network Security
8 9 (15.52%) WAN
9 7 (12.07%) Internet
9 7 (12.07%) BIG-IP
10 6 (10.34%) NetScaler
10 6 (10.34%) LAN
11 5 (8.62%) SAN
11 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
12 4 (6.90%) VPN
12 4 (6.90%) OSPF
12 4 (6.90%) Cisco ISE
13 3 (5.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) EDMS
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Publishing
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Consultant
3 9 (15.52%) Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Network Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Security Specialist
7 5 (8.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Network Specialist
8 4 (6.90%) Network Security Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Data Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 3 (5.17%) Network Security Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Security Officer
9 3 (5.17%) Information Security Specialist
9 3 (5.17%) IT Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Web Services
1 7 (12.07%) WCF
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) XML
3 4 (6.90%) SOAP
4 3 (5.17%) Regular Expression
4 3 (5.17%) REST
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (1.72%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (1.72%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) CLARiiON
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) SecurID
5 2 (3.45%) NHS
5 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.62%) Debian
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.24%) Project Planning
3 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
3 8 (13.79%) Change Management
4 7 (12.07%) TDD
4 7 (12.07%) SIEM
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security
5 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.17%) CRM
6 3 (5.17%) Build Automation
7 2 (3.45%) High Availability
7 2 (3.45%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.45%) Service Management
7 2 (3.45%) Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) C#
3 3 (5.17%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (29.31%) CCNP
3 13 (22.41%) CCNA
4 7 (12.07%) Degree
5 6 (10.34%) CISSP
5 6 (10.34%) CCIE
6 5 (8.62%) CCSE
6 5 (8.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (8.62%) HP ASE
7 4 (6.90%) HP MASE
7 4 (6.90%) JNCIP
7 4 (6.90%) JNCIE
7 4 (6.90%) CCSP
7 4 (6.90%) CCDP
8 3 (5.17%) CISA
8 3 (5.17%) CISM
8 3 (5.17%) GIAC
9 1 (1.72%) MOS
9 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) vSphere
3 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.45%) Xen
4 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.17%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.72%) OpenView
Vendors
1 43 (74.14%) Cisco
2 23 (39.66%) F5
3 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.41%) VMware
4 10 (17.24%) HP
5 9 (15.52%) Citrix
6 8 (13.79%) Juniper
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle
6 8 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 7 (12.07%) Fortinet
7 7 (12.07%) Symantec
8 6 (10.34%) Riverbed
8 6 (10.34%) Cyber-Ark
9 5 (8.62%) EMC
9 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.90%) Dell
10 4 (6.90%) Mitel
10 4 (6.90%) Infoblox
10 4 (6.90%) Dell Compellent
10 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
Watford, Hertfordshire
EMIS Health
Rate: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + 10% completion bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago