The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 24 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.60% 0.60% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £28.94
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +38.22%
CheckPoint
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 83 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 45.24% 50.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 53 44
Average daily rate £371 £450 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

CheckPoint
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (50.00%) Brocade
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) FireEye
2 1 (50.00%) Nexpose
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Check Point Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) FireEye
1 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) LogRhythm
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid7