The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 76 52
Rank change year-on-year +25 -24  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.66% 0.41% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 1.06% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £395 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -21.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £57.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  

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 West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 243 284 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 50.41% 38.80% 48.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 172 152
Median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +71.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.10 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in West Sussex

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in West Sussex

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 6 £395 -
Gatwick - 2 - -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Sussex region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) LAN
2 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) F5
4 8 (53.33%) CCIE
4 8 (53.33%) CCNP
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) MPLS
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (53.33%) Network Design
4 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
5 7 (46.67%) VLAN
5 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (46.67%) Banking
5 7 (46.67%) BBC
5 7 (46.67%) VoIP
5 7 (46.67%) CCNA
5 7 (46.67%) CCDP
5 7 (46.67%) Riverbed
5 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
5 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
5 7 (46.67%) Virgin Media
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) Juniper
8 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) LAN
2 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) MPLS
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
4 7 (46.67%) VLAN
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
5 5 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (6.67%) IPsec
7 1 (6.67%) IPv4
7 1 (6.67%) IPv6
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) SSL
7 1 (6.67%) TACACS
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) VPLS
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) BBC
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
1 7 (46.67%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Load Balancing
1 8 (53.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) BDD
2 2 (13.33%) Coaching
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (13.33%) QMS
2 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) SOLID
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CCIE
1 8 (53.33%) CCNP
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCDP
2 7 (46.67%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CCSA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) Rackspace
3 7 (46.67%) Riverbed
3 7 (46.67%) Virgin Media
4 4 (26.67%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto