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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 22 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.76% - 2.48%
As % of the Vendors category 7.23% - 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -14.28%
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
83 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.25% 32.12% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 21
Median daily rate £325 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £178 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £457 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £13.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% +22.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £14.40 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £18.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly 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 23 July 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
Stafford - 4 - -
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) CCDP
4 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) CESG
5 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (37.50%) Network Design
5 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
5 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
5 3 (37.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (25.00%) CCSE

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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) IPsec
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) CESG
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
1 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCDP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) JNCIA
3 3 (37.50%) JNCIP
4 2 (25.00%) CCSE
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds