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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 41 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.67% 0.58% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 1.18% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Average daily rate
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£288 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 - £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £311
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+38.22% +47.45%
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
234 170 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.85% 49.56% 43.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 101 80
Average daily rate £300 £302 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% -16.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 15
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £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
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 April 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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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 -3 6 £281 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 21 (77.78%) CCNP
4 19 (70.37%) DNS
4 19 (70.37%) Load Balancing
5 14 (51.85%) CCNA
6 12 (44.44%) F5
7 11 (40.74%) WAN
8 10 (37.04%) BGP
8 10 (37.04%) EIGRP
9 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
10 6 (22.22%) Banking
11 5 (18.52%) HP
12 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (7.41%) SQL
12 2 (7.41%) Linux
12 2 (7.41%) Regular Expression
12 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
13 1 (3.70%) MVVM
13 1 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
13 1 (3.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
13 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
13 1 (3.70%) Teradata
13 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (3.70%) Workflow
13 1 (3.70%) Finance
13 1 (3.70%) Migration

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 19 (70.37%) DNS
3 11 (40.74%) WAN
4 10 (37.04%) BGP
4 10 (37.04%) EIGRP
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
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
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Principal Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) WCF
2 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.70%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (3.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Load Balancing
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) MVVM
4 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (77.78%) CCNP
3 14 (51.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) F5
3 5 (18.52%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Websense
5 1 (3.70%) Teradata