Period
to 17 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 17 February 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - +40
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.29% 1.69% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.08% 4.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.15% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £445 £460
% change year-on-year -4.49% -3.26% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 59 93 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 45.04% 39.41% 33.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 53 63
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% - +14.06%
10th Percentile £162 £180 £264
90th Percentile £468 £486 £448
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £413 £401
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.00% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 7
Staffordshire median hourly rate £16.20 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +143.24% +23.33%
10th Percentile £13.30 £15.25 £13.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £60.36 £43.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.20 £15.85 £15.85
% change year-on-year +2.21% - +5.67%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Staffordshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Stafford - 3 £400 - 2
CheckPoint
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Management
1 3 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Management
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper