The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 29 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 15 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.41% 1.85% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.72% 4.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Median daily rate £375 £319 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £25.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+69.60% -32.00%
CheckPoint
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
172 220 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 50.59% 45.27% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 133 134
Median daily rate £392 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 13
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Swindon region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 14 (60.87%) VPN
3 14 (60.87%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) DHCP
3 14 (60.87%) Juniper
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (52.17%) Junos
5 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 11 (47.83%) MS Office
6 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
6 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
6 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
7 9 (39.13%) CCNP
7 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) F5
10 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.04%) Network Security
11 3 (13.04%) WAN
11 3 (13.04%) Degree
11 3 (13.04%) SSH
11 3 (13.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 3 (13.04%) Change Control
11 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (13.04%) PuTTY
11 3 (13.04%) Workflow

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Office
1 11 (47.83%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) VPN
3 13 (56.52%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (52.17%) Junos
5 11 (47.83%) tcpdump
5 11 (47.83%) Wireshark
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
6 3 (13.04%) EIGRP
6 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 3 (13.04%) LAN
6 3 (13.04%) Network Security
6 3 (13.04%) PuTTY
6 3 (13.04%) SSH
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) Telnet
6 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Network Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Network Support
2 12 (52.17%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Support Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Support
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper Support
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Change Control
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
1 3 (13.04%) Workflow
2 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) CCNP
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Juniper
3 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 6 (26.09%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) Aruba