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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 76 63 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 59 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.03% 2.52% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 6.21% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 50 19
Average daily rate £375 £401 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +43.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £393 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £32.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+36.71% -41.81%
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
1163 1014 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.97% 40.63% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 638 510
Average daily rate £398 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 45 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.07 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.72 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 43 £300 +11.62%
West Yorkshire -4 14 £430 -5.49% 7
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 77 (86.52%) Cisco
2 58 (65.17%) F5
3 41 (46.07%) Cisco ASA
4 40 (44.94%) Firewall
5 30 (33.71%) Blue Coat
5 30 (33.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (26.97%) CCNP
8 22 (24.72%) Network Security
9 21 (23.60%) Data Centre
9 21 (23.60%) BGP
10 16 (17.98%) Load Balancing
11 15 (16.85%) MPLS
12 12 (13.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (13.48%) Linux
12 12 (13.48%) WAN
13 11 (12.36%) Internet
13 11 (12.36%) Migration
14 10 (11.24%) CCSA
14 10 (11.24%) CCNA
14 10 (11.24%) LAN
15 9 (10.11%) QRadar
15 9 (10.11%) SIEM
15 9 (10.11%) Project Management
16 8 (8.99%) Finance
16 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
16 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (8.99%) Check Point Certification
16 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
16 8 (8.99%) VPN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (13.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) IaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.07%) Cisco ASA
2 40 (44.94%) Firewall
3 30 (33.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (24.72%) Network Security
5 21 (23.60%) BGP
6 15 (16.85%) MPLS
7 12 (13.48%) WAN
8 11 (12.36%) Internet
9 10 (11.24%) LAN
10 8 (8.99%) VPN
11 7 (7.87%) EIGRP
11 7 (7.87%) OSPF
12 6 (6.74%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (6.74%) Spanning Tree
13 5 (5.62%) BIG-IP
13 5 (5.62%) DNS
13 5 (5.62%) VoIP
14 4 (4.49%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (4.49%) iSCSI
15 3 (3.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.12%) OLTP
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.12%) QlikView
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Banking
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Network Specialist
5 10 (11.24%) Blue Coat Specialist
5 10 (11.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (11.24%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Analyst
7 8 (8.99%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 7 (7.87%) Test Manager
9 6 (6.74%) Network Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Tester
10 5 (5.62%) Cisco Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) Architect
11 4 (4.49%) Check Point Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) Check Point Specialist
11 4 (4.49%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) Cisco Specialist
11 4 (4.49%) Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) Java EE
2 1 (1.12%) JSON
2 1 (1.12%) Middleware
2 1 (1.12%) REST
2 1 (1.12%) SOAP
2 1 (1.12%) WSDL
2 1 (1.12%) XMPP
2 1 (1.12%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.99%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.37%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.25%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) CESG
5 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) PKI
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 2 (2.25%) Windows
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) Load Balancing
2 11 (12.36%) Migration
3 9 (10.11%) Project Management
3 9 (10.11%) SIEM
4 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
5 7 (7.87%) Functional Testing
6 6 (6.74%) Change Control
6 6 (6.74%) Integration Testing
6 6 (6.74%) ITIL
6 6 (6.74%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (5.62%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.62%) Supplier Management
7 5 (5.62%) Validation
8 4 (4.49%) Dependency Management
8 4 (4.49%) Network Design
8 4 (4.49%) Product Management
8 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.49%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.37%) ETL
9 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.37%) C++
2 1 (1.12%) C
2 1 (1.12%) Java
2 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (26.97%) CCNP
3 10 (11.24%) CCNA
3 10 (11.24%) CCSA
4 8 (8.99%) CCSE
4 8 (8.99%) Check Point Certification
4 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) CCDP
6 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.12%) CCIE
7 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) ProxySG
2 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.12%) XenApp
3 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) QRadar
2 8 (8.99%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.12%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (86.52%) Cisco
2 58 (65.17%) F5
3 30 (33.71%) Blue Coat
4 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
5 7 (7.87%) Juniper
6 5 (5.62%) BT
6 5 (5.62%) Citrix
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle
7 4 (4.49%) VMware
8 3 (3.37%) Infoblox
8 3 (3.37%) Informatica
9 2 (2.25%) Imperva
9 2 (2.25%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.12%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.12%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.12%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.12%) Nokia
10 1 (1.12%) Polycom
10 1 (1.12%) Proofpoint
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