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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 50 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 10 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.59% 2.01% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 4.31% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Median daily rate £375 £467 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.61% +69.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.50%
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
232 255 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.00% 46.70% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 167 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 23
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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 -5 9 £375 -20.33%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) F5
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (33.33%) Change Control
7 7 (33.33%) CCNA
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (23.81%) CCNP
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) Migration
10 4 (19.05%) Brocade
10 4 (19.05%) DMZ
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
11 3 (14.29%) MS Office
11 3 (14.29%) ITIL
11 3 (14.29%) LAN
11 3 (14.29%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) Internet
11 3 (14.29%) Service Management
11 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
12 2 (9.52%) Validation
12 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (9.52%) Wireless
12 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
12 2 (9.52%) Workflow

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 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (23.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (19.05%) DMZ
6 3 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
6 3 (14.29%) Network Security
6 3 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (9.52%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) BGP
8 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
8 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.76%) MPLS
8 1 (4.76%) NetScreen
8 1 (4.76%) OSPF
8 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.76%) VoIP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Network Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Facilities Management
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
4 2 (9.52%) Threat Detection
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Web Filtering
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 5 (23.81%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) Brocade
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire