The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
North West / Lancashire
Rank 36 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.92% - 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% - 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £560 - £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +40.62%

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
115 162 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.06% 41.97% 41.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 92 120
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 38 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.98 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Preston - 4 £530 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) F5
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
1 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (83.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat