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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 45 42 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.69% 1.94% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 3.85% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Median daily rate £341 £467 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.84% +69.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+60.18% -28.00%
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
214 260 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 40.07% 50.39% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 157 84
Median daily rate £500 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.86% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £221 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.33 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.98% +15.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £8.95 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -6 8 £341 -27.50%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) F5
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (48.15%) Network Security
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (37.04%) CCNP
7 9 (33.33%) CCNA
7 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (25.93%) Change Control
9 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
9 6 (22.22%) CCSA
10 5 (18.52%) CCSE
11 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
11 4 (14.81%) DMZ
11 4 (14.81%) Internet
11 4 (14.81%) CCDA
11 4 (14.81%) CCDP
11 4 (14.81%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
12 3 (11.11%) MS Office
12 3 (11.11%) ITIL
12 3 (11.11%) LAN
12 3 (11.11%) WAN
12 3 (11.11%) Service Management
12 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
12 3 (11.11%) Cramer
12 3 (11.11%) Compliance 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:

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 13 (48.15%) Network Security
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (14.81%) DMZ
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 3 (11.11%) LAN
6 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.70%) FWSM
8 1 (3.70%) MPLS
8 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.70%) NX-OS
8 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 11 (40.74%) Security Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Network Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Firewall Support
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Change Control
2 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Compliance Management
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Threat Detection
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.70%) ERP
5 1 (3.70%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNP
3 9 (33.33%) CCNA
4 6 (22.22%) CCSA
5 5 (18.52%) CCSE
6 4 (14.81%) CCDA
6 4 (14.81%) CCDP
6 4 (14.81%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE
7 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) F5
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (11.11%) Cramer
5 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper
6 1 (3.70%) Sourcefire