The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 18 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 South 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 39 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.57% 0.87% 1.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 2.04% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 147 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.29% 42.86% 55.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 83 70
Average daily rate £302 £360 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -5 2 - - 1
Rotherham - - - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Aruba
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) PBX
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (30.00%) FWSM
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) NETGEAR
4 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) MPLS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) PBX
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (30.00%) FWSM
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Wireless Security
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) B2B
2 1 (10.00%) B2C
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Aruba
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) NETGEAR
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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