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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 99 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 23 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.13% 1.07% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 2.67% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £754 £462 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.85% -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 West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
696 861 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 34.27% 40.16% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 532 381
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £9.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +107.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £40.00 £23.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Leeds 0 22 £400 - 3
Pudsey - 1 £375 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) Cisco
3 15 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 13 (37.14%) VPN
5 10 (28.57%) OSPF
5 10 (28.57%) BGP
5 10 (28.57%) VMware
5 10 (28.57%) LAN
5 10 (28.57%) WAN
5 10 (28.57%) Juniper
5 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 10 (28.57%) Network Security
6 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
6 9 (25.71%) JNCIS
6 9 (25.71%) Sourcefire
6 9 (25.71%) FTP
7 8 (22.86%) DNS
7 8 (22.86%) F5
7 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (20.00%) SSL
9 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.14%) Splunk
9 6 (17.14%) Deep Packet Inspection
9 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
10 4 (11.43%) Change Control
10 4 (11.43%) CCNP
10 4 (11.43%) CCNA
11 3 (8.57%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) VPN
3 10 (28.57%) BGP
3 10 (28.57%) LAN
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security
3 10 (28.57%) OSPF
3 10 (28.57%) WAN
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (25.71%) FTP
5 8 (22.86%) DNS
6 7 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (8.57%) BIG-IP
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (8.57%) SAN
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (5.71%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Security Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Data Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Virtualisation Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) IVR
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.14%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 3 (8.57%) Dependency Management
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) Product Management
4 3 (8.57%) Programme Governance
4 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
4 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.71%) Security Operations
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) High Availability
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) JNCIS
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) WSUS
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.86%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 15 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 10 (28.57%) Juniper
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 9 (25.71%) Fortinet
4 9 (25.71%) Sourcefire
5 8 (22.86%) F5
6 6 (17.14%) Splunk
7 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
9 1 (2.86%) CA
9 1 (2.86%) CommVault
9 1 (2.86%) EMC
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.86%) NetApp
9 1 (2.86%) Polycom
9 1 (2.86%) Symantec
9 1 (2.86%) Veeam