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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 110 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 16 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.57% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 1.33% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Average daily rate
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£401 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.22% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £27.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+39.63% +6.73%
CheckPoint
England

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
1032 974 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.73% 42.70% 41.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 512 408
Average daily rate £350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 72 60
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
South Yorkshire - 6 £413 - 3
West Yorkshire -4 5 £475 +63.79% 8
North Yorkshire +3 3 £401 +3.35% 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 22 (66.67%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (30.30%) Change Control
5 10 (30.30%) ITIL
6 9 (27.27%) F5
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (24.24%) LAN
7 8 (24.24%) WAN
7 8 (24.24%) DNS
7 8 (24.24%) Internet
8 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 7 (21.21%) VPN
9 6 (18.18%) CCNP
9 6 (18.18%) CCNA
9 6 (18.18%) Citrix
9 6 (18.18%) VMware
9 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (18.18%) Wireless
9 6 (18.18%) CESG
9 6 (18.18%) IP Telephony
9 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (15.15%) Network Security
10 5 (15.15%) HP
10 5 (15.15%) MPLS
10 5 (15.15%) OSPF
10 5 (15.15%) BGP
10 5 (15.15%) DHCP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (24.24%) Internet
4 8 (24.24%) LAN
4 8 (24.24%) WAN
4 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 7 (21.21%) VPN
6 6 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (18.18%) Wireless
6 6 (18.18%) IP Telephony
7 5 (15.15%) Network Security
7 5 (15.15%) MPLS
7 5 (15.15%) OSPF
7 5 (15.15%) BGP
7 5 (15.15%) DHCP
8 4 (12.12%) DMVPN
8 4 (12.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (12.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.12%) Programme Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Network Specialist
2 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Network Support
4 2 (6.06%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Support
4 2 (6.06%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Principal Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) SOAP
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) WCF
1 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.03%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (3.03%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
2 6 (18.18%) CESG
3 4 (12.12%) NHS
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
5 2 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (6.06%) FMCG
6 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
1 10 (30.30%) Change Control
2 6 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (12.12%) Dependency Management
3 4 (12.12%) Product Management
3 4 (12.12%) Network Design
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
3 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Matrix Management
5 2 (6.06%) Logistics
5 2 (6.06%) Data Management
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) C
2 1 (3.03%) C#
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CCNP
2 6 (18.18%) CCNA
3 4 (12.12%) CCSE
4 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) CCDP
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
5 2 (6.06%) CCSA
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) VCAP
6 1 (3.03%) VCP5
6 1 (3.03%) CCDA
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.06%) XenApp
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) F5
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 5 (15.15%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Dell
6 4 (12.12%) Nokia
6 4 (12.12%) SonicWALL
7 3 (9.09%) Websense
7 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 3 (9.09%) Infoblox
7 3 (9.09%) Imperva
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle
8 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.06%) LogRhythm
8 2 (6.06%) Remedy
8 2 (6.06%) Juniper
8 2 (6.06%) BMC
9 1 (3.03%) McAfee
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Rate: £600 - 800 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £700 - £800 per day all inclusive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £430 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £700 - 800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago