The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 28 March 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 49 45
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 7 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.09% 1.83% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 4.21% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 16
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £600 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +0.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.40% -12.94%  

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 Wiltshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 259 285 284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.34% 43.58% 39.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 183 165
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £274 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £18.00 £16.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.88% +10.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.95 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £45.80 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Salisbury -5 2 £365 -2.66%
Corsham -11 2 £330 -48.23%
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (36.36%) Aruba
4 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) SANS
4 4 (36.36%) Data Encryption
4 4 (36.36%) Network Segmentation
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Wireless
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (27.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
2 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Office Support
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Information Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Data Encryption
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Network Segmentation
2 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
4 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
4 2 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (18.18%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Presales
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) SANS
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Aruba
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Nokia