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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 86 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 15 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.90% 0.91% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.42% 2.31% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
Average daily rate
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£465 £247 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.64% -14.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £798 £593 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £55.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +31.73%
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
620 607 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.35% 39.34% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 338 317
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 39
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.35 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +3.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £24.28 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 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 January 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 13 £465 +75.47% 11
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - - 5
Huddersfield - - - -
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Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 11 (57.89%) Cisco
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
4 7 (36.84%) CCNA
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Product Management
4 7 (36.84%) Change Control
5 6 (31.58%) Dependency Management
5 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 5 (26.32%) CCSA
7 4 (21.05%) CCNP
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) LAN
8 3 (15.79%) WAN
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) VPN
8 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
8 3 (15.79%) CCDP
9 2 (10.53%) Active Directory

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.53%) VRRP
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) Internet
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) OSPF
5 2 (10.53%) BGP
5 2 (10.53%) VPLS
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 2 (10.53%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Law
1 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Programme Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Security Designer
3 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Network Support Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Designer
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Designer
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Architect
3 1 (5.26%) NHS Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) WCF
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
1 7 (36.84%) Programme Management
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
1 7 (36.84%) Product Management
1 7 (36.84%) Change Control
2 6 (31.58%) Dependency Management
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) BCP
5 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 5 (26.32%) CCSA
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) CCDP
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.53%) CISSP
6 2 (10.53%) MCSE
6 2 (10.53%) MCSA
6 2 (10.53%) CCDA
6 2 (10.53%) VCAP
6 2 (10.53%) CCSE
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (10.53%) VCP5
7 1 (5.26%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Nokia
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
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