The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 38 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.30% 0.44% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.22% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£348 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +52.86%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 82 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.87% 35.81% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 34 81
Average daily rate £450 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £167 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 5
Average hourly rate £8.50 £15.50 £14.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.16% +4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.85 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £17.90 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) F5