The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 25 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 1.09% - 6.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% - 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +40.62%

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

Vendors Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
31 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 33.70% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 7
Median daily rate £420 £285 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -32.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £253 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £344 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £12.35
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 - £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 - £14.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

CheckPoint
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Swansea region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet