Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 19 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 60 81
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.53% 2.33% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 5.82% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 24
South Wales median daily rate £192 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.10% -12.50% -11.11%
Wales median daily rate £192 £350 £413
% change year-on-year -45.10% -15.15% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 410 447 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 43.80% 39.98% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 301 421
South Wales median daily rate £353 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £206 £213
90th Percentile £500 £550 £475
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 25
South Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £13.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.55% -31.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.43
90th Percentile £24.42 £61.25 £31.60
Wales median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +12.00% -18.99% +8.28%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in South Wales

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in South Wales

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in South Wales

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in South Wales

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -14 5 £192 -48.76%
CheckPoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds