The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Windsor region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Windsor 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 3 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 17.86% 2.86% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
Windsor
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10 14 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Windsor 35.71% 40.00% 60.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 14
Average daily rate £420 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
CheckPoint
Berkshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Windsor

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Windsor

CheckPoint
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Windsor

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Windsor 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%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Windsor by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Windsor 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%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Design Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco