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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 47 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% 0.58% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 1.69% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.40% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -43.66%
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
183 59 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.22% 34.30% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 25 81
Average daily rate £310 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 12
Average hourly rate £31.20 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.29% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £15.50 £28.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Blackburn - - - -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) TACACS
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
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