Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 119 103
Rank change year-on-year +41 -16 -31
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.19% 1.18% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 2.25% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £350 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -24.97% +13.09%
10th Percentile £353 £263 £355
90th Percentile £463 £420 £533
North East median daily rate £425 £363 £467
% change year-on-year +17.24% -22.29% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £18.00 -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 406 1,066 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 43.94% 52.54% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 739 369
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £254
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +13.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 67 50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.47 £26.58 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.10% +13.45% +31.97%
10th Percentile £8.80 £10.54 £10.05
90th Percentile £45.83 £40.00 £38.08
North East median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -52.83% +32.50% +8.11%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Tyne and Wear

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Tyne and Wear

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Tyne and Wear

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +44 11 £425 +21.43%
CheckPoint
North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Collaborative Working
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) QMS
6 1 (9.09%) TippingPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
6 1 (9.09%) PMI

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Office Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Collaborative Working
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) QMS
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
3 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) TippingPoint
4 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software