The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 68 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.24% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.31% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -41.07%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
359 323 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.67% 41.95% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 137 152
Average daily rate £322 £350 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.03% +9.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +55.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
CheckPoint
Scotland

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HND
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Juniper
1 2 (66.67%) McAfee
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix