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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.90% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £309 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
193 212 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 58.13% 51.96% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 78 55
Median daily rate £380 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £18.40 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £325 -
CheckPoint
North West

CheckPoint
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 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