Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 July 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 142 123
Rank change year-on-year +20 -19 -6
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 24 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.82% 0.48% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.03% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 15
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.11% -24.88%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £263
90th Percentile £623 £488 £460
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.41 £57.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -69.46% +47.10% -0.64%

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 the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,249 1,456 1,366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.58% 46.58% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 880 807
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 68 65
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +14.80% -13.79%
10th Percentile £10.08 £9.91 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £52.50 £31.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in the East Midlands

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +22 11 £350 +16.67%
Nottinghamshire -6 6 £500 +33.33%
Northamptonshire -11 4 £333 -8.28% 2
Leicestershire +11 1 £613 +36.11%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) F5
4 12 (50.00%) VPN
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (45.83%) Cisco Firepower
6 10 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (41.67%) WSUS
6 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 10 (41.67%) McAfee
7 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
8 7 (29.17%) CCNP
8 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Network Security
9 6 (25.00%) IaaS
10 5 (20.83%) Office 365
10 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
11 4 (16.67%) CCNA
11 4 (16.67%) CCIE
11 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (16.67%) LAN
11 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
11 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (12.50%) MCSE
12 3 (12.50%) WAN

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) IaaS
3 5 (20.83%) Office 365
4 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.33%) SaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) VPN
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco Firepower
4 6 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 2 (8.33%) SMS
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) MPLS
8 1 (4.17%) Wireless
8 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Database Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Internal Communications Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (4.17%) Change Control
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Operations
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CCNP
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (16.67%) CCIE
2 4 (16.67%) CCNA
2 4 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCSA
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (41.67%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (58.33%) F5
3 10 (41.67%) McAfee
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
6 3 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Brocade
8 1 (4.17%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) IBM
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat