The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 47 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 21 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.65% 0.65% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 1.87% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 6
Median daily rate £448 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £345 £525
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 Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
332 482 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.97% 34.60% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 230 186
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £33.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.35% +110.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £12.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £67.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 37 (86.05%) Cisco
2 28 (65.12%) Firewall
3 20 (46.51%) F5
4 18 (41.86%) CCNP
4 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (39.53%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (39.53%) Data Centre
6 16 (37.21%) OSPF
6 16 (37.21%) BGP
7 14 (32.56%) MPLS
7 14 (32.56%) Network Security
8 11 (25.58%) BIG-IP
8 11 (25.58%) WAN
8 11 (25.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (23.26%) LAN
9 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
10 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
10 9 (20.93%) Migration
10 9 (20.93%) Wireless
11 8 (18.60%) Finance
11 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (16.28%) VMware
12 7 (16.28%) DNS
12 7 (16.28%) VLAN
13 6 (13.95%) EIGRP
13 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
13 6 (13.95%) Windows
13 6 (13.95%) VPN
13 6 (13.95%) Law

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (65.12%) Firewall
2 17 (39.53%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (37.21%) BGP
3 16 (37.21%) OSPF
4 14 (32.56%) MPLS
4 14 (32.56%) Network Security
5 11 (25.58%) BIG-IP
5 11 (25.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (25.58%) WAN
6 10 (23.26%) LAN
7 9 (20.93%) Wireless
8 8 (18.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (16.28%) DNS
9 7 (16.28%) VLAN
10 6 (13.95%) EIGRP
10 6 (13.95%) Spanning Tree
10 6 (13.95%) VPN
11 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (9.30%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Law
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) Network Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) Security Consultant
4 7 (16.28%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Network Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Network Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Network Security Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (20.93%) Migration
2 5 (11.63%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
2 5 (11.63%) Network Design
3 4 (9.30%) DevOps
3 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.98%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
4 3 (6.98%) Kanban
4 3 (6.98%) People Management
4 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Process Improvement
4 3 (6.98%) Software Delivery
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.65%) Scrum
5 2 (4.65%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) CCNP
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 3 (6.98%) CCIE
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.65%) CCNA
4 2 (4.65%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) CCSA
5 1 (2.33%) CCSE
5 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) Cacti
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Cisco
2 20 (46.51%) F5
3 10 (23.26%) Blue Coat
4 9 (20.93%) Fortinet
5 7 (16.28%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
6 4 (9.30%) Juniper
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.65%) AlgoSec
8 2 (4.65%) Citrix
8 2 (4.65%) Infoblox
8 2 (4.65%) ScanSafe
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) Aruba
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.33%) Splunk
9 1 (2.33%) Verint
Edinburgh
ECS
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago