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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 49 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.23% 8.63% 5.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 16.86% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 12
Median daily rate - £320 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%

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
146 261 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.03% 51.18% 42.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 172 86
Median daily rate £363 £389 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £563 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 14
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £23.20 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -33 1 - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) F5
3 21 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (70.37%) Migration
5 17 (62.96%) Brocade
6 15 (55.56%) Firewall
7 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
8 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) MS Office
8 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
8 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
9 7 (25.93%) NX-OS
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (25.93%) FCoE
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) VMware
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) Network Design
11 4 (14.81%) Facilities Management
12 3 (11.11%) Network Management
12 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
12 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
12 3 (11.11%) Velocity
12 3 (11.11%) CCNP
12 3 (11.11%) OpenView
12 3 (11.11%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (25.93%) FCoE
4 7 (25.93%) NX-OS
5 2 (7.41%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (3.70%) FWSM
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Designer
5 4 (14.81%) Network Designer
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Cisco Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Migration
2 4 (14.81%) Facilities Management
2 4 (14.81%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 3 (11.11%) High Availability
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 23 (85.19%) F5
3 17 (62.96%) Brocade
4 9 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire