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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 43 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +9
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 14 43 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.70% 8.30% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 8.70% 16.86% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 10
Median daily rate £238 £295 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.49% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £401 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +40.62%

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
161 255 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 31.08% 49.23% 49.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 162 91
Median daily rate £350 £378 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £9.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.07 £8.90 £9.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £16.30 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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
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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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 -20 14 £238 -19.49%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) F5
3 22 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (62.50%) Migration
5 17 (53.13%) Brocade
6 16 (50.00%) Firewall
7 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 11 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (28.13%) NetScaler
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (28.13%) MS Office
9 9 (28.13%) Blue Coat
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (25.00%) CCNA
10 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (25.00%) NX-OS
11 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (21.88%) FCoE
12 6 (18.75%) VMware
13 5 (15.63%) CCNP
13 5 (15.63%) Finance
14 4 (12.50%) Facilities Management
14 4 (12.50%) Network Design
14 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
14 4 (12.50%) Change Control
14 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 3 (9.38%) High Availability
15 3 (9.38%) Velocity

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 9 (28.13%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (28.13%) NetScaler
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (25.00%) NX-OS
6 7 (21.88%) FCoE
7 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
8 2 (6.25%) FWSM
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) Network Security
8 2 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Designer
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Change Control
2 4 (12.50%) Facilities Management
2 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 4 (12.50%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
3 3 (9.38%) High Availability
3 3 (9.38%) Network Management
4 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) F5
3 17 (53.13%) Brocade
4 9 (28.13%) Blue Coat
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) Sourcefire