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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 41 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.53% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £393 £368 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.83%
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
170 214 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.17% 48.97% 45.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 116 88
Median daily rate £440 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £194 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 17
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.67% -7.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 10 £400 +8.84%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 28 (73.68%) F5
3 24 (63.16%) Network Security
4 23 (60.53%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (55.26%) Firewall
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (31.58%) CCNP
7 12 (31.58%) CCSA
8 11 (28.95%) Check Point Certification
9 10 (26.32%) CCNA
9 10 (26.32%) Blue Coat
10 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (21.05%) Internet
12 7 (18.42%) CCSE
12 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
13 5 (13.16%) CCDA
13 5 (13.16%) CCDP
14 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
14 4 (10.53%) LAN
14 4 (10.53%) WAN
14 4 (10.53%) DMZ
14 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (10.53%) Cramer
14 4 (10.53%) Network Design
14 4 (10.53%) SIEM
14 4 (10.53%) QRadar
15 3 (7.89%) Change Control
15 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 3 (7.89%) Service Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (63.16%) Network Security
2 23 (60.53%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (55.26%) Firewall
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (21.05%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) DMZ
6 4 (10.53%) LAN
6 4 (10.53%) WAN
7 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (5.26%) Wireless
9 1 (2.63%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.63%) FTP
9 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.63%) MPLS
9 1 (2.63%) SSL
9 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.63%) VoIP
General
1 1 (2.63%) Banking
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (42.11%) Security Engineer
3 14 (36.84%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Firewall Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Network Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Deployment Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
2 4 (10.53%) Network Design
2 4 (10.53%) SIEM
3 3 (7.89%) Change Control
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.26%) Web Filtering
4 2 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.63%) ERP
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (2.63%) Threat Detection
5 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (31.58%) CCNP
2 12 (31.58%) CCSA
3 11 (28.95%) Check Point Certification
4 10 (26.32%) CCNA
5 7 (18.42%) CCSE
6 5 (13.16%) CCDA
6 5 (13.16%) CCDP
7 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.63%) CCIE
8 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) QRadar
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 28 (73.68%) F5
3 10 (26.32%) Blue Coat
4 4 (10.53%) Cramer
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.63%) Juniper