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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 4.92% -
As % of the Vendors category - 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%

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
17 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 31.48% 42.62% 37.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 9
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £13.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Lothian region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security