The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 25 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.67% - 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% - 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 67 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 56.38% 37.22% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 82
Average daily rate £400 £396 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -6.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £264 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £433 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) ClearTrust
2 1 (50.00%) DoDAF
2 1 (50.00%) MODAF
2 1 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) SABSA
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Vitria
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) DoDAF
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SABSA
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCSP
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BEA
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Vitria