The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 29 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 3 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.54% 4.30% 5.53%
As % of the Vendors category 2.91% 8.27% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 12
Average daily rate £350 £401 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 £28.94
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +38.22%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
103 133 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 52.82% 51.95% 52.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 90 81
Average daily rate £320 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.09% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £430 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) Imperva
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (25.00%) NetScreen
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Imperva
3 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (25.00%) VMware