The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 21 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 21 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.50% 2.14% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 12.07% 4.85% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £343 £320
% change year-on-year
+13.86% +7.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.44 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+8.59% -12.76%
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 South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
174 165 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 45.55% 44.12% 42.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 75 63
Average daily rate £313 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £422 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 21
Average hourly rate £11.46 £35.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.25% +137.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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
Sheffield +13 20 £275 -15.38%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 23 (85.19%) Cisco
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (66.67%) CCNP
4 17 (62.96%) DNS
5 16 (59.26%) Load Balancing
6 13 (48.15%) CCNA
7 12 (44.44%) F5
8 10 (37.04%) WAN
9 8 (29.63%) BGP
9 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
10 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
10 6 (22.22%) Banking
11 3 (11.11%) Websense
11 3 (11.11%) HP
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
12 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
12 2 (7.41%) LAN
12 2 (7.41%) MPLS
13 1 (3.70%) Juniper
13 1 (3.70%) DataStage
13 1 (3.70%) Internet
13 1 (3.70%) Citrix
13 1 (3.70%) SNMP
13 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (3.70%) C#
13 1 (3.70%) SQL
13 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
13 1 (3.70%) DB2

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (3.70%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) DNS
3 10 (37.04%) WAN
4 8 (29.63%) BGP
4 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.41%) LAN
6 2 (7.41%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) SNMP
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) DataStage
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) WCF
1 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (3.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Load Balancing
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) Network Design
3 1 (3.70%) Logistics
3 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.70%) MVVM
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) F5
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Websense
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) TippingPoint
4 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos