Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 69 78
Rank change year-on-year -25 +9 +7
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.51% 1.02% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.69% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 9
Essex median daily rate - £200 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -51.52% +19.57%
East of England median daily rate £375 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +13.64% -22.35% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £28.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -28.13% +64.95%

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 Essex.

All Vendors
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 400 533 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 50.57% 60.43% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 297 274
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £304 £220 £225
90th Percentile £600 £503 £525
East of England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 101 78
Essex median hourly rate £16.47 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.34% - +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £43.53 £42.84 £41.13
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Essex

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Essex

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Essex

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 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
Colchester +10 1 - -
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Essex region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) SmokePing
3 2 (50.00%) Meraki
3 2 (50.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) MRTG
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Cacti
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) MRTG
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Network Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Cacti
1 2 (50.00%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Aruba