The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 108 77 102
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +25
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 16 39 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.73% 1.89% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 3.60% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £343 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% -8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £253 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £38.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-30.32% +134.84%
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1099 1083 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 50.02% 52.55% 54.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 607 538
Average daily rate £385 £347 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.79% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 60 86
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.75 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £10.91 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -7 9 £310 -1.58% 2
Havant +8 2 £425 - 1
Basingstoke -1 2 £440 -
Farnborough -6 2 £400 +28.00%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 30 (81.08%) Firewall
3 23 (62.16%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (43.24%) Wireless
5 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (35.14%) Nokia
6 13 (35.14%) WAN
7 12 (32.43%) Windows
7 12 (32.43%) CCNA
8 11 (29.73%) Linux
8 11 (29.73%) LAN
8 11 (29.73%) SSL
9 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
9 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
9 10 (27.03%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
9 10 (27.03%) VPN
10 9 (24.32%) IPsec
10 9 (24.32%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (24.32%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (24.32%) Network Design
11 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) Juniper
11 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
12 7 (18.92%) CCNP
12 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.92%) Change Management
13 6 (16.22%) NetScout
13 6 (16.22%) Network Security

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (81.08%) Firewall
2 23 (62.16%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (43.24%) Wireless
4 13 (35.14%) WAN
5 11 (29.73%) LAN
5 11 (29.73%) SSL
6 10 (27.03%) VPN
7 9 (24.32%) IPsec
8 8 (21.62%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
10 6 (16.22%) Network Security
11 5 (13.51%) OSPF
11 5 (13.51%) BGP
11 5 (13.51%) VoIP
12 4 (10.81%) TACACS
13 3 (8.11%) EIGRP
13 3 (8.11%) ATM
13 3 (8.11%) tcpdump
13 3 (8.11%) VLAN
13 3 (8.11%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Network Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Security Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Implementation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Programme Planner
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) SecurID
2 2 (5.41%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.41%) UNIX
4 2 (5.41%) VMS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (24.32%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (24.32%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (24.32%) Network Design
3 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) Cyber Security
6 4 (10.81%) Low Latency
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 4 (10.81%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (8.11%) Change Control
8 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Information Security
9 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (32.43%) CCNA
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) CCNP
5 5 (13.51%) CCSE
6 3 (8.11%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.41%) vSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) Nokia
3 8 (21.62%) Juniper
4 6 (16.22%) Remedy
4 6 (16.22%) McAfee
4 6 (16.22%) NetScout
4 6 (16.22%) Imperva
5 5 (13.51%) IronPort
5 5 (13.51%) F5
5 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Websense
6 3 (8.11%) BT
6 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.41%) Brocade
7 2 (5.41%) Symantec
7 2 (5.41%) Foundry
8 1 (2.70%) Acronis
8 1 (2.70%) Lumension
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