Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

CheckPoint
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 122 109
Rank change year-on-year -9 -13 -7
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 21 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.70% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 1.53% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 30
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £325 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -5.45% -19.12%
10th Percentile £309 £266 £170
90th Percentile £501 £477 £476
England median daily rate £418 £418 £400
% change year-on-year - +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - £19.88 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.50% -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £40.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -18.52% +35.00% -10.45%

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 1411 1506 1319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.82% 45.75% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 908 716
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £220 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £568 £525
England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 79 112
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.00 £10.04
90th Percentile £42.75 £42.65 £28.68
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +8 7 £350 -13.31% 1
Northamptonshire +4 4 £363 +11.54% 1
Derbyshire -9 3 £365 +21.77% 1
Leicestershire -11 1 £525 +16.67%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 18 (85.71%) Cisco
3 9 (42.86%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) SLA
5 5 (23.81%) Information Security
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) CCNA
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Security Management
6 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
6 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
6 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (19.05%) SCCM
6 4 (19.05%) SCOM

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 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (19.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (19.05%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (9.52%) SMS
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Network Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall Support
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Information Security
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
2 4 (19.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Presales
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) CCNA
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) F5
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Computacenter
7 1 (4.76%) IBM
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec