The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 28 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.63% 0.61% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.21% 1.27% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Average daily rate
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£306 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+55.33% -43.66%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 157 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.34% 47.87% 47.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 64 45
Average daily rate £370 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.53% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.25 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.51 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (83.33%) Firewall
3 19 (79.17%) CCNP
3 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (75.00%) CCNA
4 18 (75.00%) Blue Coat
5 14 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (58.33%) Wireless
5 14 (58.33%) ITIL
6 13 (54.17%) Nortel
6 13 (54.17%) ProxySG
7 12 (50.00%) Nortel Contivity
7 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (50.00%) VMware
7 12 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (50.00%) NAS
7 12 (50.00%) CCIE
7 12 (50.00%) SAN
8 11 (45.83%) Change Control
9 10 (41.67%) HP
9 10 (41.67%) VPN
10 8 (33.33%) WAN
10 8 (33.33%) LAN
10 8 (33.33%) Degree
11 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (25.00%) F5
13 3 (12.50%) Network Management
13 3 (12.50%) Network Security
13 3 (12.50%) Banking
13 3 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (58.33%) Wireless
3 12 (50.00%) Nortel Contivity
3 12 (50.00%) NAS
3 12 (50.00%) SAN
4 10 (41.67%) VPN
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security
7 3 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (8.33%) MD110
8 2 (8.33%) PBX
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.17%) WLAN
9 1 (4.17%) HTTP
9 1 (4.17%) OSPF
9 1 (4.17%) BGP
9 1 (4.17%) MGCP
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Network Support
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (45.83%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CCNP
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (75.00%) CCNA
3 12 (50.00%) CCIE
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) CCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCSE
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) ProxySG
2 12 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 13 (54.17%) Nortel
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) HP
6 6 (25.00%) F5
7 3 (12.50%) Nokia
7 3 (12.50%) Juniper
8 2 (8.33%) NetScout
8 2 (8.33%) Aastra
8 2 (8.33%) AlgoSec
9 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.17%) Tufin
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix