The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 1 August 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 North Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 25 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.03% 5.56% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 11.43% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate
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£401 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -41.07%
Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 70 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 42.42% 48.61% 59.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 48
Average daily rate £401 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.23% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 16
Average hourly rate £12.62 £25.00 £18.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.52% +36.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £14.68 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +3 6 £401 +6.80%
Harrogate - - - - 1
Selby - - - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 19 (100.00%) OSPF
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
1 19 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 19 (100.00%) CCSE
1 19 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 19 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 19 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 19 (100.00%) Imperva
1 19 (100.00%) F5
1 19 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 19 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 19 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
2 12 (63.16%) HP
2 12 (63.16%) C

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 19 (100.00%) OSPF
1 19 (100.00%) BGP
1 19 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
1 19 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 19 (100.00%) DMVPN
1 19 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 19 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
1 19 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 19 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 19 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 19 (100.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (57.89%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (100.00%) CCSE
1 19 (100.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Citrix
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 19 (100.00%) Infoblox
1 19 (100.00%) Imperva
1 19 (100.00%) F5
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) HP