The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Rank 49 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.53% 1.02% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 2.43% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £419 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
232 206 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 59.34% 42.13% 46.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 93 101
Median daily rate £420 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 25
Median hourly rate £30.75 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.84% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £44.90 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Essex

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Basildon - 3 £575 -
Chelmsford - 2 £394 -
Colchester - 1 £425 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) DSL
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) DSL
2 2 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (25.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (25.00%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) German Language
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Check Point Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless Product Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Check Point Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Imperva
2 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) VMware