Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 20 January 2019 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 75 119
Rank change year-on-year -6 +44 -11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 6 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.68% 1.24% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 2.89% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 17
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £530 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.71% +21.43% -24.97%
10th Percentile £453 £353 £263
90th Percentile £544 £463 £420
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £530 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +24.71% +21.43% -24.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £18.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £18.00

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 303 380 993
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.39% 42.84% 52.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 269 707
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -7.89%
10th Percentile £275 £260 £254
90th Percentile £577 £550 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 61
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -53.70% +10.20%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.01 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.16 £40.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.00 £12.47 £26.58
% change year-on-year +4.29% -53.10% +13.45%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 5 (83.33%) Gemalto
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) VSAT
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) iPaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) ATM
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 5 (83.33%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) ATM
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Firepower
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ISE
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) VSAT
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (83.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Network Design
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
2 1 (16.67%) Escalation Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Proactive Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) Gemalto
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy