The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 73 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -6
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 71 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.36% 0.73% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 1.98% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 16 20
Median daily rate £373 £313 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £284 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £563 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.69%
CheckPoint
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1319 1164 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.81% 37.19% 43.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 703 844
Median daily rate £370 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 100 63
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.19 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.32 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +20 32 £375 +13.63% 2
Dorset +12 19 £393 - 1
Bristol +8 13 £365 +22.68% 1
Gloucestershire 0 4 £350 -
Somerset +8 2 £263 - 1
Devon +4 1 £175 -41.66%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 98 (83.76%) Firewall
2 95 (81.20%) Cisco
3 53 (45.30%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 43 (36.75%) VPN
6 42 (35.90%) CCNP
7 38 (32.48%) LAN
7 38 (32.48%) WAN
8 37 (31.62%) Security Cleared
9 35 (29.91%) Network Security
10 31 (26.50%) SC Cleared
11 30 (25.64%) F5
12 27 (23.08%) Data Centre
13 25 (21.37%) Wireless
14 24 (20.51%) Finance
14 24 (20.51%) VoIP
14 24 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 23 (19.66%) Nokia
16 22 (18.80%) Juniper
17 21 (17.95%) SLA
18 20 (17.09%) Fortinet
19 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
20 18 (15.38%) DNS
20 18 (15.38%) ITIL
20 18 (15.38%) Windows
21 16 (13.68%) CCNA
22 15 (12.82%) MS Office
22 15 (12.82%) DHCP
23 14 (11.97%) TCP/IP
23 14 (11.97%) Service Delivery

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.13%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Office
2 9 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 98 (83.76%) Firewall
2 52 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 43 (36.75%) VPN
4 38 (32.48%) LAN
4 38 (32.48%) WAN
5 35 (29.91%) Network Security
6 25 (21.37%) Wireless
7 24 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 24 (20.51%) VoIP
8 18 (15.38%) DNS
9 15 (12.82%) DHCP
10 14 (11.97%) Junos
10 14 (11.97%) TCP/IP
10 14 (11.97%) tcpdump
10 14 (11.97%) Wireshark
11 13 (11.11%) MPLS
12 10 (8.55%) BGP
12 10 (8.55%) Cisco IPT
12 10 (8.55%) IP Telephony
13 9 (7.69%) IPsec
General
1 24 (20.51%) Finance
2 1 (0.85%) Back Office
2 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (52.99%) Network Engineer
2 25 (21.37%) Analyst
3 22 (18.80%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 19 (16.24%) Network Analyst
5 16 (13.68%) Field Engineer
5 16 (13.68%) Network Field Engineer
6 14 (11.97%) Cisco Analyst
6 14 (11.97%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (10.26%) Cisco Security Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) Network Security Analyst
7 12 (10.26%) Security Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Check Point Analyst
8 11 (9.40%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (9.40%) Firewall Analyst
9 10 (8.55%) Network Support
9 10 (8.55%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (8.55%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (8.55%) Support Engineer
10 9 (7.69%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) J2EE
2 4 (3.42%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 27 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.84%) iPad
3 6 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 6 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.42%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.42%) PKI
6 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.71%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 12 (10.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.69%) Linux
4 8 (6.84%) Windows 7
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.27%) Unix
7 4 (3.42%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.42%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) ITIL
2 14 (11.97%) Change Control
2 14 (11.97%) Service Delivery
3 13 (11.11%) Demand Management
4 9 (7.69%) Dependency Management
4 9 (7.69%) Product Management
4 9 (7.69%) Project Management
4 9 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 8 (6.84%) Migration
5 8 (6.84%) PRINCE2
5 8 (6.84%) Programme Management
6 7 (5.98%) Network Management
7 5 (4.27%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (3.42%) Network Design
8 4 (3.42%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.42%) Security Hardening
9 3 (2.56%) DevOps
9 3 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.27%) Java
1 5 (4.27%) Perl
1 5 (4.27%) Python
1 5 (4.27%) Shell Script
2 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.42%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (45.30%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (35.90%) CCNP
3 37 (31.62%) Security Cleared
4 31 (26.50%) SC Cleared
5 16 (13.68%) CCNA
6 5 (4.27%) Degree
7 3 (2.56%) CCIE
7 3 (2.56%) CCSA
7 3 (2.56%) CCSE
7 3 (2.56%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.85%) HND
9 1 (0.85%) MCP
9 1 (0.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.95%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.84%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.13%) VMware ESX
3 6 (5.13%) XenApp
3 6 (5.13%) XenDesktop
4 5 (4.27%) Samba
4 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.71%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.85%) Firmware
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (4.27%) Nagios
2 5 (4.27%) Puppet
2 5 (4.27%) SCCM
3 4 (3.42%) TrustSec
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 95 (81.20%) Cisco
2 30 (25.64%) F5
3 23 (19.66%) Nokia
4 22 (18.80%) Juniper
5 20 (17.09%) Fortinet
6 19 (16.24%) Microsoft
7 11 (9.40%) CA
7 11 (9.40%) SolarWinds
7 11 (9.40%) VMware
8 8 (6.84%) HP
8 8 (6.84%) IronPort
9 7 (5.98%) IBM
10 6 (5.13%) Palo Alto
10 6 (5.13%) Wyse
11 5 (4.27%) AppSense
11 5 (4.27%) NetApp
11 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.27%) SonicWALL
11 5 (4.27%) WatchGuard
12 4 (3.42%) Intel Security
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