The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 41 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 14 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.50% - 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate £338 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
224 150 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.00% 46.44% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 80 68
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 7 £245 - 2
Bridgend - 6 - - 1
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 15 (71.43%) Cisco
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (42.86%) CCNP
4 8 (38.10%) WAN
4 8 (38.10%) Wireless
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (28.57%) VPN
6 6 (28.57%) Juniper
6 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 6 (28.57%) F5
7 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
7 5 (23.81%) CCNA
8 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
8 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
9 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (14.29%) BT
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) VoIP
9 3 (14.29%) WLAN
9 3 (14.29%) MPLS
9 3 (14.29%) OSPF
9 3 (14.29%) BGP
9 3 (14.29%) Project Management
9 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
10 2 (9.52%) NetScaler

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 8 (38.10%) Wireless
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
5 6 (28.57%) VPN
5 6 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (14.29%) VoIP
7 3 (14.29%) WLAN
7 3 (14.29%) MPLS
7 3 (14.29%) OSPF
7 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
8 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
8 2 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (9.52%) DHCP
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Change Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNP
3 5 (23.81%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) CCSE
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.76%) CCDA
5 1 (4.76%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Juniper
2 6 (28.57%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 3 (14.29%) BT
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Nortel
5 1 (4.76%) Nokia
5 1 (4.76%) Websense
5 1 (4.76%) McAfee
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