The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Halifax region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 3.67% -
As % of the Vendors category - 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.94 £19.63 £31.13
% change year-on-year
+47.45% -36.94%
Vendors Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 27 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.57% 24.77% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 33
Average daily rate £425 £250 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -27.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £138 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
CheckPoint
West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Halifax region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

CheckPoint
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) FWSM
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper