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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 84 89
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.14% 0.68% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.54% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 5
Median daily rate £400 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.40% -12.94%  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 714 716 722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 48.47% 44.12% 43.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 387 364
Median daily rate £350 £370 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +2.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 43
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -10.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £400 -
Northamptonshire -3 1 - -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (66.67%) CCNP
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) F5
7 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) CCNA
7 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 5 (33.33%) Citrix
7 5 (33.33%) Juniper
8 4 (26.67%) CCSE
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (20.00%) Wireless
9 3 (20.00%) Forcepoint
9 3 (20.00%) MPLS
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) Windows

CheckPoint
Top Related 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 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (13.33%) NGN
5 2 (13.33%) SNMP
5 2 (13.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (13.33%) TACACS
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) VXLAN
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Email Filtering
4 2 (13.33%) Fault Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) Service Design
4 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) CCSE
5 2 (13.33%) CCSA
6 1 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (6.67%) CCIE
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) F5
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (20.00%) Forcepoint
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (13.33%) Aruba
5 2 (13.33%) Computacenter
5 2 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (13.33%) Intel
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Nokia
5 2 (13.33%) Samsung
5 2 (13.33%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.67%) Radware
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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