The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 43 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 12 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.93% 0.93% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 2.12% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £344 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +8.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £28.94 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+34.77% +47.45%
CheckPoint
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
260 283 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.80% 43.88% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 197 158
Average daily rate £375 £375 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £207 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 9
Average hourly rate £20.19 £35.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.32% +137.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.40 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £52.00 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +10 3 £288 -11.53%
Chippenham - 1 - -
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) Juniper
2 18 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
4 10 (37.04%) Nokia
5 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 9 (33.33%) ITIL
6 8 (29.63%) Wireless
6 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
6 8 (29.63%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (29.63%) VLAN
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) Network Load Balancing
7 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) F5
7 7 (25.93%) PRINCE
8 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (11.11%) REST
11 3 (11.11%) BPMN
11 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
11 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
11 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
11 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (11.11%) Java EE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) LAN
2 13 (48.15%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) Wireless
3 8 (29.63%) VLAN
4 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 2 (7.41%) OSPF
8 2 (7.41%) BGP
8 2 (7.41%) SAN
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security
9 1 (3.70%) Junos
9 1 (3.70%) NAS
9 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
9 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.70%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) OLTP
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Network Support
2 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Network Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Architect
7 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 1 (3.70%) Build Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) REST
1 3 (11.11%) Java EE
1 3 (11.11%) JSON
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
1 3 (11.11%) SOAP
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XSD
1 3 (11.11%) WSDL
2 1 (3.70%) WCF
2 1 (3.70%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
1 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE
4 3 (11.11%) BPMN
4 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.11%) BPEL
4 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) UML
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) B2B
4 3 (11.11%) B2C
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) COBIT
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco
2 18 (66.67%) Juniper
3 10 (37.04%) Nokia
4 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) F5
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) BT
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.70%) HP