The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 66 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.14% - 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£348 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+38.22% +47.45%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 176 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.73% 34.38% 49.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 85 126
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 20 30
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.09 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.25 £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 1 £348 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) ADSL
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) ADSL
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WCF
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Veritas