The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Leeds 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 69 63 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 8 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 1.37% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.86% 2.84% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +20.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -40.00%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
431 423 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.47% 48.18% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 231 315
Average daily rate £325 £311 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £11.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £32.17
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (60.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Dependency Management
2 4 (40.00%) Product Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) NHS
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (20.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Dependency Management
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (40.00%) Product Management
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) BMC
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy
1 2 (20.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (10.00%) Radware
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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