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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 94 74 78
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.60% 1.06% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 2.57% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 6
Average daily rate £260 £318 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.11% -4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £291 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £427 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+40.62% -41.81%
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
718 584 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.43% 41.18% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 326 280
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 27
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bolton - 1 £400 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) Firewall
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (42.31%) Juniper
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (34.62%) CCNP
5 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 9 (34.62%) F5
6 8 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) PKI
7 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (23.08%) Threat Management
7 6 (23.08%) SSL
7 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (19.23%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
8 5 (19.23%) SmoothWall
9 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
9 4 (15.38%) Application Rationalisation
9 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
9 4 (15.38%) CCSA
9 4 (15.38%) Kaspersky
9 4 (15.38%) SIEM
9 4 (15.38%) CCNA
9 4 (15.38%) CCIE
9 4 (15.38%) Clearswift
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
10 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (30.77%) Network Security
4 6 (23.08%) SSL
5 5 (19.23%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) BIG-IP
6 3 (11.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 2 (7.69%) NAS
7 2 (7.69%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) BGP
8 1 (3.85%) DSL
8 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) IPsec
8 1 (3.85%) MPLS
8 1 (3.85%) OSPF
8 1 (3.85%) TACACS
8 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Support
4 3 (11.54%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Firewall Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) IP Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) PKI
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) EFT
4 1 (3.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 8 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (23.08%) Threat Management
3 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (15.38%) Application Rationalisation
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
5 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.85%) Coaching
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) CCNP
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCIE
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
2 4 (15.38%) CCSA
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (7.69%) CISM
3 2 (7.69%) CISMP
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) CLAS
3 2 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.85%) CCDA
4 1 (3.85%) CCDP
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SmoothWall
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) Juniper
3 9 (34.62%) F5
4 4 (15.38%) Clearswift
4 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 4 (15.38%) Kaspersky
4 4 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.69%) Imperva
6 2 (7.69%) Proofpoint
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Aruba
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki
7 1 (3.85%) Nokia
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 26 days ago