The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 80 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 22 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.35% 0.75% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 1.87% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £240 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £675 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +127.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
655 427 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.31% 40.25% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 269 225
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £173 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 21
Average hourly rate £18.89 £14.25 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.52% -60.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.12 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Load Balancing
3 14 (51.85%) CCNA
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (51.85%) DMZ
3 14 (51.85%) Internet
4 13 (48.15%) CCNP
5 12 (44.44%) Network Security
6 11 (40.74%) WAN
7 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (22.22%) F5
8 5 (18.52%) Change Control
8 5 (18.52%) Product Management
8 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
8 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
9 4 (14.81%) NHS
9 4 (14.81%) Dependency Management
9 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
10 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (11.11%) FCoE
10 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
10 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (11.11%) vSphere
10 3 (11.11%) Project Management
10 3 (11.11%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) DMZ
2 14 (51.85%) Internet
3 12 (44.44%) Network Security
4 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (11.11%) FCoE
6 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (11.11%) SAN
6 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (11.11%) BIG-IP
7 2 (7.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Data Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Business Engagement Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) ETL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) NHS
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Informatics
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) Product Management
2 5 (18.52%) Change Control
2 5 (18.52%) Risk Management
2 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.81%) Dependency Management
4 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) CCNA
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (48.15%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) F5
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) NetApp
3 3 (11.11%) Brocade
3 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Clearswift
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