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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 53 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.39% 0.46% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 2.99% 1.15% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £303 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £275 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -28.00%
CheckPoint
Scotland

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
301 348 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.45% 40.14% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 152 118
Median daily rate £340 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £260 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 6
Median hourly rate £29.75 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.93% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £12.30 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £53.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) F5
3 14 (51.85%) Load Balancing
4 12 (44.44%) Network Security
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 8 (29.63%) Juniper
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (25.93%) Fortinet
8 5 (18.52%) HP
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (14.81%) Internet
9 4 (14.81%) CCNA
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (14.81%) TippingPoint
10 3 (11.11%) CCNP
10 3 (11.11%) Law
10 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (11.11%) Network Management
11 2 (7.41%) SIEM
11 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
11 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
11 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (7.41%) Windows Server

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) Network Security
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (7.41%) SAN
7 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
8 1 (3.70%) IPsec
8 1 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (3.70%) MPLS
8 1 (3.70%) OSPF
8 1 (3.70%) SSL
8 1 (3.70%) tcpdump
8 1 (3.70%) WAN
8 1 (3.70%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Security Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Network Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Perimeter Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) AIX
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (11.11%) Network Management
2 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.41%) Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) SIEM
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) QMS
4 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.70%) Release Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CCNA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (7.41%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
1 16 (59.26%) F5
2 9 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 8 (29.63%) Juniper
4 7 (25.93%) Fortinet
5 5 (18.52%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) TippingPoint
7 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Qualys
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) Brocade
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds