The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category - - 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +127.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
33 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 38.82% 38.46% 43.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 22
Average daily rate £313 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (60.00%) UAG
2 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (60.00%) Squid
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) LAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Squid
1 3 (60.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (60.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
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