Period
to 10 July 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 10 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 128 151
Rank change year-on-year +51 +23 -28
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 21 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 0.76% 0.74% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 2.07% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 9
Median daily rate £425 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £413 £205 £320
90th Percentile £438 £400 £650
North West median daily rate £313 £385 £405
% change year-on-year -18.83% -4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 537 1,015 1,261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 45.05% 35.95% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 682 740
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £174 £213 £211
90th Percentile £594 £586 £588
North West median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 58
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.74 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.55% +6.25% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.98 £11.96
90th Percentile £34.00 £25.67 £38.75
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.23% +15.71% +9.38%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Manchester

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Manchester

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in Manchester.

Hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
2 8 (88.89%) NetScaler
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 7 (77.78%) Legal
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIA
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIS
3 7 (77.78%) JNCIP
3 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
5 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
5 5 (55.56%) VMware NSX

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) NetScaler
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ISE
General
1 7 (77.78%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Network Security Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Network Design
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 6 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) CCNP
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIA
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIP
1 7 (77.78%) JNCIS
2 5 (55.56%) CCNA
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) CCA
4 3 (33.33%) JNCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCDP
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) VCP6
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware NSX
3 4 (44.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 4 (44.44%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix