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 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank - 42 50
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.26% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £450 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.00%
CheckPoint
North West

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
206 159 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.96% 43.21% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 102 121
Median daily rate £375 £419 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +25.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £179 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 13 16
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £31.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Server Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft