The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.28% 0.20% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 0.47% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.40% -12.94%  

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 Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 147 214 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 41.76% 43.41% 43.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 82 75
Median daily rate £350 £373 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.04% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £254 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £40.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Nottingham

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Nottingham

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) VXLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Computacenter
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) NGN
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (66.67%) TACACS
2 2 (66.67%) VXLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCSA
2 2 (66.67%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vCloud
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 2 (66.67%) Computacenter
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto