The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.64% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £32.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+36.71% -41.81%
CheckPoint
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
74 70 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 50.68% 37.04% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 41 27
Average daily rate £380 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.13 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.62% +54.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £25.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (77.78%) Intel Security
1 7 (77.78%) Forcepoint
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) SecurID
1 7 (77.78%) Rapid7
1 7 (77.78%) Nexpose
1 7 (77.78%) QRadar
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) CCSE
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Security Specialist
2 5 (55.56%) Check Point Specialist
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security Specialist
2 5 (55.56%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Director
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Director
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) SecurID
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Operations
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCSE
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Nexpose
1 7 (77.78%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Forcepoint
1 7 (77.78%) Intel Security
1 7 (77.78%) Rapid7
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft