The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 119 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 23 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.72% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 1.76% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 9
Average daily rate
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£368 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £278 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £401 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +60.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1244 966 978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.33% 40.90% 48.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 569 490
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 72
Average hourly rate £17.25 £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.69% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.96 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
West Yorkshire -3 22 £350 +40.00% 7
North Yorkshire -14 1 £470 +17.35% 1
South Yorkshire -14 1 £368 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 52 (86.67%) Firewall
2 51 (85.00%) Cisco
3 46 (76.67%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (73.33%) CCNP
5 35 (58.33%) F5
6 30 (50.00%) DNS
6 30 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 28 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (41.67%) Network Security
9 24 (40.00%) CCNA
10 21 (35.00%) BIG-IP
11 20 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (30.00%) Blue Coat
12 18 (30.00%) CCSE
12 18 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 18 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 18 (30.00%) HP
12 18 (30.00%) DHCP
12 18 (30.00%) OSPF
12 18 (30.00%) VMware
13 17 (28.33%) BGP
13 17 (28.33%) WAN
13 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (28.33%) Infoblox
14 13 (21.67%) Linux
14 13 (21.67%) Internet
15 12 (20.00%) DMZ
16 11 (18.33%) Fat Client
16 11 (18.33%) Imperva
16 11 (18.33%) DMVPN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (1.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (86.67%) Firewall
2 30 (50.00%) DNS
3 28 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (41.67%) Network Security
5 21 (35.00%) BIG-IP
6 20 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (30.00%) OSPF
7 18 (30.00%) DHCP
7 18 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 18 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 17 (28.33%) WAN
8 17 (28.33%) BGP
9 13 (21.67%) Internet
10 12 (20.00%) DMZ
11 11 (18.33%) DMVPN
11 11 (18.33%) NetScreen
12 6 (10.00%) EIGRP
13 5 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (6.67%) VPN
15 3 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) DB2
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.00%) Network Specialist
3 11 (18.33%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (18.33%) Security Specialist
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Network Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Firewall Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.33%) ETL Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Security Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Thin Client
1 11 (18.33%) Fat Client
2 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.67%) NHS
5 3 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (3.33%) Informatics
7 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 4 (6.67%) Product Management
4 4 (6.67%) Change Control
4 4 (6.67%) Dependency Management
4 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.00%) Line Management
5 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (3.33%) ETL
6 2 (3.33%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.33%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (1.67%) Kanban
7 1 (1.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) C
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (76.67%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (73.33%) CCNP
3 24 (40.00%) CCNA
4 18 (30.00%) CCSE
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
5 1 (1.67%) CCSA
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.00%) XenServer
3 3 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 51 (85.00%) Cisco
2 35 (58.33%) F5
3 18 (30.00%) HP
3 18 (30.00%) VMware
3 18 (30.00%) Blue Coat
4 17 (28.33%) Infoblox
5 11 (18.33%) Imperva
5 11 (18.33%) Citrix
6 7 (11.67%) Juniper
7 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.00%) NetApp
8 3 (5.00%) Brocade
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle
9 2 (3.33%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.33%) Aruba
9 2 (3.33%) Informatica
10 1 (1.67%) Symantec
10 1 (1.67%) McAfee
10 1 (1.67%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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