Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 79 145
Rank change year-on-year +7 +66 -41
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.77% 0.92% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 4.66% 1.95% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £318 £339 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.27% -7.19% -21.76%
10th Percentile £248 £269 £352
90th Percentile £346 £388 £395
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £318 £339 £365
% change year-on-year -6.27% -7.19% -21.76%
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 322 410 1,312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.93% 47.29% 59.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 296 931
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -5.71%
10th Percentile £278 £261 £213
90th Percentile £570 £550 £488
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £365 £330
% change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 97
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.67% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.96 £12.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.70 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £17.10 £27.75
% change year-on-year -22.51% -38.38% +15.63%

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 21 November 2018, 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 13 (86.67%) Juniper
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) McAfee
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) HP
3 11 (73.33%) LAN
3 11 (73.33%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) Network Security
3 11 (73.33%) F5
4 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (66.67%) ITIL
4 10 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (60.00%) Cryptography
5 9 (60.00%) Service Management
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
6 7 (46.67%) Escalation Management
6 7 (46.67%) Decision-Making
7 6 (40.00%) Proactive Management
7 6 (40.00%) Network Management
7 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (33.33%) Time Management
8 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving

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 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) LAN
2 11 (73.33%) Network Security
2 11 (73.33%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 10 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Network Support
3 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Check Point Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 9 (60.00%) Cryptography
2 9 (60.00%) Service Management
3 7 (46.67%) Decision-Making
3 7 (46.67%) Escalation Management
4 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (40.00%) Network Management
4 6 (40.00%) Proactive Management
5 5 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Time Management
6 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) Network Design
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) JSP 440
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Juniper
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) McAfee
3 11 (73.33%) F5
3 11 (73.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet