The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 45 52 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.06% 0.22% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 0.68% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £350 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
CheckPoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
238 147 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.53% 32.45% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 93 104
Median daily rate £359 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +165.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.27 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £43.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 3 £350 -22.22%
Cheltenham - 1 - -
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
3 3 (42.86%) Product Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) NHS
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) OCX
5 1 (14.29%) Telnet
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) SSH
5 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) BGP
1 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Telnet
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) NHS Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Control Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Management
2 3 (42.86%) Product Management
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Aruba
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia