Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 124 134
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -15
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 13 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.53% 0.77% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 1.77% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 13
East Midlands median daily rate £485 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.16% +14.81% +5.47%
10th Percentile £311 £324 £273
90th Percentile £535 £538 £475
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £19.88
England median hourly rate £36.25 - £48.75

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 1,120 1,301 1,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 45.83% 43.58% 45.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 798 893
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £217 £207
90th Percentile £550 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 85 90
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% +3.94%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.75 £10.00
90th Percentile £20.40 £43.75 £38.88
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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
Leicestershire +18 6 £520 -0.95% 1
Derbyshire +3 4 £375 -
Nottinghamshire +14 3 £331 -17.25% 3
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (46.15%) vSphere
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) Middleware
3 6 (46.15%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) HND
7 2 (15.38%) SAP

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 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) Multicast
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
6 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (7.69%) HSRP
6 1 (7.69%) NX-OS
6 1 (7.69%) WAAS
6 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Engagement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Application Rationalisation
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Runbook
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) HND
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Arista
4 1 (7.69%) F5