The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - 62 52
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.51% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.62% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -38.59%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
474 309 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.07% 31.66% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 111 131
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.29 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £23.10 £30.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
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Scotland

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Mitel