The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 30 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.84% 0.32% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 0.87% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.75%
CheckPoint
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
144 115 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 60.76% 36.28% 52.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 60
Average daily rate £325 £285 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 35
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.88 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -3.84%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Leicester +12 2 - -
CheckPoint
East Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP