The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 94 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 24 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 0.54% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 1.25% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £38.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-30.32% +134.84%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
945 719 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.69% 43.00% 42.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 396 339
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 37 42
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.17 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -13 22 £375 -16.66% 2
Huddersfield - 2 £250 -
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Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 26 (74.29%) Cisco
3 15 (42.86%) CCNA
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (40.00%) CCNP
4 14 (40.00%) DMZ
4 14 (40.00%) Internet
4 14 (40.00%) Load Balancing
5 13 (37.14%) Network Security
6 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (34.29%) WAN
7 11 (31.43%) F5
8 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.71%) Project Management
9 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (20.00%) Migration
10 7 (20.00%) Linux
10 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
10 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 6 (17.14%) MPLS
11 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
12 5 (14.29%) Smart Meter
12 5 (14.29%) Product Management
12 5 (14.29%) Change Control
12 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
12 5 (14.29%) BGP
12 5 (14.29%) HP
12 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (14.29%) Risk Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 (2.86%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) DMZ
2 14 (40.00%) Internet
3 13 (37.14%) Network Security
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (34.29%) WAN
5 8 (22.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (17.14%) MPLS
7 5 (14.29%) BGP
8 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 3 (8.57%) FCoE
8 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (8.57%) SAN
8 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.71%) DNS
10 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) ERwin
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Test Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Environment Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Test Environment Manager
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Business Engagement Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Smart Meter
3 4 (11.43%) NHS
4 3 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.71%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) Informatics
6 1 (2.86%) DTV
6 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
1 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (25.71%) Project Management
3 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.00%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
5 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 5 (14.29%) Product Management
5 5 (14.29%) Change Control
6 4 (11.43%) Dependency Management
6 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.57%) DDoS Mitigation
7 3 (8.57%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.71%) DevOps
8 2 (5.71%) Validation
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Java
1 2 (5.71%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) CCNA
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCNP
3 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) vSphere
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Salt
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) F5
3 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
5 3 (8.57%) Brocade
5 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Aruba
6 2 (5.71%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.86%) VMware
7 1 (2.86%) Informatica
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