The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 71 45 80
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +35
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 31 47 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.69% 3.09% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.91% 7.09% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 1
Median daily rate £363 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
793 663 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.19% 43.62% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 334 270
Median daily rate £379 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 40
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.83 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £25.50 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 36 (87.80%) Firewall
2 32 (78.05%) Cisco
3 17 (41.46%) Network Security
3 17 (41.46%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (36.59%) SSL
5 12 (29.27%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (26.83%) Juniper
6 11 (26.83%) ITIL
7 10 (24.39%) SmoothWall
8 9 (21.95%) F5
8 9 (21.95%) WAN
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (21.95%) CCNP
8 9 (21.95%) Clearswift
9 8 (19.51%) CISSP
9 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (19.51%) SIEM
10 6 (14.63%) CISM
10 6 (14.63%) Finance
10 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 6 (14.63%) PKI
10 6 (14.63%) CCENT
10 6 (14.63%) CISMP
10 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
10 6 (14.63%) Kaspersky
10 6 (14.63%) Threat Management
11 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 36 (87.80%) Firewall
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (41.46%) Network Security
3 15 (36.59%) SSL
4 9 (21.95%) WAN
5 6 (14.63%) IP Telephony
6 5 (12.20%) BIG-IP
6 5 (12.20%) DHCP
6 5 (12.20%) DNS
6 5 (12.20%) LAN
7 3 (7.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (7.32%) MPLS
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.88%) BGP
8 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
8 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
8 2 (4.88%) OSPF
8 2 (4.88%) VoIP
8 2 (4.88%) Wireless
9 1 (2.44%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Local Government
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Analyst
1 8 (19.51%) Security Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Network Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Network Security Manager
2 7 (17.07%) Security Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Security Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) ICT Assistant
4 3 (7.32%) ICT Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) PKI
2 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Life Science
4 1 (2.44%) EFT
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (26.83%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) SIEM
4 6 (14.63%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Threat Management
4 6 (14.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (12.20%) Email Filtering
6 4 (9.76%) Application Rationalisation
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) Web Filtering
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) Release Management
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) Threat Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) CCNP
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CISSP
3 6 (14.63%) CCENT
3 6 (14.63%) CISM
3 6 (14.63%) CISMP
4 5 (12.20%) CCIE
4 5 (12.20%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (12.20%) CLAS
4 5 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CCNA
5 3 (7.32%) CCSA
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) CEH
7 1 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SmoothWall
2 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) Juniper
3 9 (21.95%) Clearswift
3 9 (21.95%) F5
4 6 (14.63%) Kaspersky
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) VMware
6 3 (7.32%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle
6 3 (7.32%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.88%) EMC
7 2 (4.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.88%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.44%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.44%) GFI Software
8 1 (2.44%) IronPort
8 1 (2.44%) Meraki
8 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.44%) Sophos
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