Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -17
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 5.62% 1.56% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 3.13% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
West Lothian median daily rate £213 - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +39.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year -12.79% - -

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 West Lothian.

All Vendors
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 40 32 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 44.94% 50.00% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 30
West Lothian median daily rate £415 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £241 £215 £274
90th Percentile £432 £433 £455
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in West Lothian

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in West Lothian

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in West Lothian over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in West Lothian

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 20 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
Livingston +1 5 £213 -
CheckPoint
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Squid
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (60.00%) UAG
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V2
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Squid
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee