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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 86 83 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 9 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.53% 0.97% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 2.22% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +38.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £335 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £16.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.84% -46.77%
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
740 675 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.48% 43.63% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 346 413
Average daily rate £338 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 42 40
Average hourly rate £10.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -3 8 £450 +5.88% 4
Bradford - - - - 3
Halifax - - - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) NHS
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Dependency Management
3 4 (30.77%) Product Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) CCSE
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) BMC
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) TACACS
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Programme Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) NHS Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) NHS
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 4 (30.77%) Product Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 4 (30.77%) Dependency Management
3 2 (15.38%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
2 3 (23.08%) CCSE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCSA
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) BMC
3 2 (15.38%) Remedy
3 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.69%) Capita
4 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Radware
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
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