The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 63 67 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.50% 0.78% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.66% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £348 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.23% +8.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.44 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+8.59% -12.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
305 302 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.08% 47.04% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 136 210
Average daily rate £350 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Average hourly rate £13.30 £15.25 £14.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £10.79 £9.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.97 £16.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox