The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 22 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.69% 0.57% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 1.45% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.83%
CheckPoint
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 69 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.71% 39.43% 34.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 26
Median daily rate £325 £379 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +26.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £287 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £501 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 10
Median hourly rate £10.96 £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cannock - 1 £375 - 1
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCSE
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds