Period
to 27 November 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 November 2020 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 of England
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 141 154
Rank change year-on-year +60 +13 +28
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 30 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 0.78% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 1.77% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 17
Median daily rate £368 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +16.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £300 £274 £313
90th Percentile £439 £525 £539
England median daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.24% - +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year - +106.35% -41.26%

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 of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 569 1,691 2,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.27% 43.93% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 1,025 1,410
Median daily rate £406 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.27% -1.18% +5.46%
10th Percentile £197 £194 £190
90th Percentile £550 £600 £588
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 103 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.42% -0.75% +0.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.15 £10.97
90th Percentile £52.63 £53.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +84.21% +8.57% +0.72%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CheckPoint in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 November 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +49 5 £425 -8.11% 4
Cambridgeshire +38 3 £335 -4.29% 4
Essex - 1 £375 - 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) F5
4 3 (33.33%) Ansible
4 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) TACACS
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 2 (22.22%) Service Design
5 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 1 (11.11%) FortiGate

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (22.22%) IPsec
4 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
4 2 (22.22%) TACACS
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) BGP
5 1 (11.11%) IGRP
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) French Language
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Network Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE Data Center
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds