The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Swindon region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 41 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.72% 0.25% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.64% 0.50% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £318 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -40.00%
Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
183 200 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 44.10% 50.00% 55.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 132 129
Average daily rate £450 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 3
Average hourly rate £20.06 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

CheckPoint
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (40.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) RIP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (20.00%) RIP
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) F5