Period
to 18 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

CheckPoint
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 69 72
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 12 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.39% 0.13% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.68% 0.42% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 11
Coventry median daily rate £425 - £480
10th Percentile £413 - £406
90th Percentile £438 - £540
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Coventry.

All Vendors
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 326 239 388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 37.73% 31.20% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 155 247
Coventry median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £220 £181 £298
90th Percentile £575 £548 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 7
Coventry median hourly rate £15.00 £23.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +58.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.88 £14.15 £11.09
90th Percentile £21.15 £33.25 £20.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +5.17% -3.33%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Coventry

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) F5
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 7 (58.33%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (50.00%) BGP
6 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (33.33%) Change Control
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) OSPF
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
7 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) TACACS
8 2 (16.67%) DMZ
8 2 (16.67%) MPLS
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (16.67%) VPN
8 2 (16.67%) SSL
8 2 (16.67%) C
8 2 (16.67%) DNA
8 2 (16.67%) VoIP
8 2 (16.67%) WLAN
8 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint
8 2 (16.67%) Network Management

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) BGP
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 4 (33.33%) OSPF
4 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) DMZ
5 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (16.67%) TACACS
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) VXLAN
5 2 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (16.67%) DNA
2 2 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) CCNP
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) BMC
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft