The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £293 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £39.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-14.55% -1.25%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 196 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.72% 51.72% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 93 60
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £14.30 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.28 £22.50 £19.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

CheckPoint
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Infoblox
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) IPv6
3 1 (33.33%) MRTG
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Security Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Switch Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Infoblox