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 27 May 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 48 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 8 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.77% 0.74% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% 1.39% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £550 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +28.92%
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
214 287 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.35% 53.15% 51.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 151 160
Median daily rate £375 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 19 34
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% +26.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 26 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) SAS
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (33.33%) SunGard
5 4 (33.33%) Intranet
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Data Mart
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (25.00%) CCSA
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (25.00%) CCNP
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) .NET
8 1 (8.33%) C#
8 1 (8.33%) Java

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Intranet
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Data Mart
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCSA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) HP
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) SunGard