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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 97 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 24 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.11% 0.66% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 1.62% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £675 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £347 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +127.27%
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
846 679 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.02% 40.68% 44.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 391 335
Average daily rate £350 £328 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £185 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £455 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 39
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 4 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 4 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 -8 22 £400 -5.88% 6
Huddersfield - 2 £250 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco
3 16 (51.61%) CCNA
3 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (48.39%) CCNP
4 15 (48.39%) Network Security
5 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
5 14 (45.16%) Internet
5 14 (45.16%) DMZ
6 11 (35.48%) WAN
7 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (19.35%) F5
9 5 (16.13%) Change Control
9 5 (16.13%) Product Management
9 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
9 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
9 5 (16.13%) HP
10 4 (12.90%) NHS
10 4 (12.90%) VPN
10 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
10 4 (12.90%) Dependency Management
10 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
11 3 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (9.68%) DDoS Mitigation
11 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (9.68%) FCoE
11 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) Network Security
3 14 (45.16%) DMZ
3 14 (45.16%) Internet
4 11 (35.48%) WAN
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
7 3 (9.68%) FCoE
7 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (9.68%) BIG-IP
7 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.45%) DNS
8 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.23%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) ERwin
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Programme Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Engagement Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Engagement Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) NHS
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (6.45%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Informatics
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.13%) Product Management
2 5 (16.13%) Change Control
2 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
2 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.90%) Dependency Management
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) DevOps
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) ETL
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Java
1 2 (6.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) CCNA
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (48.39%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Salt
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco
2 6 (19.35%) F5
3 5 (16.13%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) Brocade
4 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.45%) Aruba
5 2 (6.45%) ProCurve
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Informatica
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee
6 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago