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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 49 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.18% 0.68% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.80% 1.43% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
CheckPoint
East of England

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
214 210 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.96% 47.95% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 150
Average daily rate £350 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.30 £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £37.80 £36.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) CCSA
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
5 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Infoblox
5 2 (18.18%) Imperva
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) CCNA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DMVPN
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) NetScreen
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Manager
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCSE
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) F5
2 2 (18.18%) Imperva
2 2 (18.18%) Infoblox
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Nortel
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 23 days ago