Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 130 128
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 -18
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 23 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.60% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 1.40% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 20
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £438 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +38.89% -21.25%
10th Percentile £311 £308 £259
90th Percentile £530 £499 £476
England median daily rate £425 £417 £413
% change year-on-year +1.92% +1.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £19.88
England median hourly rate £17.41 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -56.48% - +39.59%

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 1,214 1,362 1,499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.76% 43.25% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 856 918
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £212 £219 £250
90th Percentile £550 £539 £575
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 86 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.03% -3.23% -2.78%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.31 £8.74
90th Percentile £32.00 £43.13 £42.95
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +25 11 £322 - 1
Leicestershire - 6 £520 - 1
Nottinghamshire +8 2 £331 -5.43% 1
Northamptonshire -14 2 £333 -8.28% 2
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 (91.30%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Firewall
3 17 (73.91%) VPN
4 15 (65.22%) Linux
5 11 (47.83%) F5
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco Firepower
6 10 (43.48%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (43.48%) McAfee
6 10 (43.48%) WSUS
7 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) Patch Management
8 8 (34.78%) VMware
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Retail
10 6 (26.09%) MPLS
10 6 (26.09%) IBM
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
10 6 (26.09%) SOA
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 6 (26.09%) vSphere
10 6 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (26.09%) IaaS
10 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
11 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
11 5 (21.74%) Middleware
11 5 (21.74%) Network Security

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 6 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) IaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 17 (73.91%) VPN
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Firepower
4 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
5 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.35%) BGP
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (4.35%) HSRP
8 1 (4.35%) Internet
8 1 (4.35%) IPsec
8 1 (4.35%) NX-OS
8 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
8 1 (4.35%) SSL
8 1 (4.35%) Wireless
8 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Security Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Database Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Engagement Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) COM
3 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Patch Management
2 6 (26.09%) SOA
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Application Rationalisation
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Low Latency
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Runbook
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) Python
1 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (17.39%) DBS Check
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) McAfee ePO
1 10 (43.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) F5
3 10 (43.48%) McAfee
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) IBM
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.70%) Brocade
7 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.35%) Arista