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 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 30 52
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 4 34 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.59% 5.18% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 12.19% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 5
Median daily rate £388 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £330 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £394 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +45.45%  

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 306 279 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 44.87% 42.47% 38.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 180 152
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £23.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.60% +13.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £19.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
Salisbury +1 1 £365 -2.66%
CheckPoint
South West

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

1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (45.45%) Aruba
4 5 (45.45%) SIEM
4 5 (45.45%) NetScaler
4 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
4 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (45.45%) ISMS
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
4 5 (45.45%) Security Management
4 5 (45.45%) McAfee
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) SSL
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Juniper
4 5 (45.45%) Data Encryption

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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) NetScaler
2 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Office Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Information Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Data Encryption
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security
1 5 (45.45%) Information Security Management
1 5 (45.45%) ISMS
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) Network Segmentation
1 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Security Architecture
1 5 (45.45%) Security Management
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 3 (27.27%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (27.27%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) SANS
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Aruba
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Juniper
1 5 (45.45%) McAfee
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) SAP