The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 30 April 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.73% - 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% - 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.00 £35.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +60.56% -11.25%  

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 Leicestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 130 108 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 47.62% 38.71% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 57 74
Median daily rate £305 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £111 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £9.82 £10.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £15.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Leicestershire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos
1 4 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (100.00%) Email Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Finance

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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%) Firewall
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Email Filtering
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 4 (100.00%) Sophos