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 3 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 125 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 15 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.89% 1.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 2.13% 3.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 11
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£420 £401 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +21.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.25 £19.63
% change year-on-year
+28.92% +54.14%
CheckPoint
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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
1233 1031 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.57% 41.69% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 775 641 429
Average daily rate £345 £360 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 69 63
Average hourly rate £16.72 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.61% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.29 £9.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £35.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 3 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 3 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 13 £420 +5.00% 8
South Yorkshire -11 2 £321 -
North Yorkshire -13 1 £470 +17.35% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 64 (87.67%) Cisco
2 62 (84.93%) Firewall
3 59 (80.82%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (76.71%) CCNP
5 48 (65.75%) DNS
6 45 (61.64%) F5
7 36 (49.32%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (47.95%) Load Balancing
9 31 (42.47%) BIG-IP
10 30 (41.10%) OSPF
10 30 (41.10%) CCSE
10 30 (41.10%) VMware
10 30 (41.10%) Cisco IOS
11 29 (39.73%) Blue Coat
11 29 (39.73%) BGP
11 29 (39.73%) DHCP
11 29 (39.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 29 (39.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 27 (36.99%) Network Security
13 26 (35.62%) Infoblox
13 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (30.14%) CCNA
15 21 (28.77%) HP
15 21 (28.77%) Linux
16 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
17 19 (26.03%) DMVPN
18 18 (24.66%) Fat Client
18 18 (24.66%) Imperva
18 18 (24.66%) Citrix
18 18 (24.66%) Thin Client

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (1.37%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.37%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (84.93%) Firewall
2 48 (65.75%) DNS
3 36 (49.32%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (42.47%) BIG-IP
5 30 (41.10%) Cisco IOS
5 30 (41.10%) OSPF
6 29 (39.73%) BGP
6 29 (39.73%) DHCP
6 29 (39.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 29 (39.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 27 (36.99%) Network Security
8 19 (26.03%) DMVPN
9 18 (24.66%) NetScreen
10 17 (23.29%) WAN
11 11 (15.07%) EIGRP
12 7 (9.59%) Internet
13 6 (8.22%) DMZ
14 5 (6.85%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (5.48%) VPN
16 3 (4.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) DB2
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) ERwin
General
1 6 (8.22%) Banking
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (42.47%) Network Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Network Specialist
3 19 (26.03%) Network Security Specialist
3 19 (26.03%) Security Specialist
4 12 (16.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Developer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Network Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.11%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (2.74%) Firewall Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) Data Manager
7 2 (2.74%) ETL Developer
7 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Thin Client
1 18 (24.66%) Fat Client
2 15 (20.55%) Data Centre
3 13 (17.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) NHS
5 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.74%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Load Balancing
2 20 (27.40%) E-Commerce
3 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
5 7 (9.59%) Line Management
6 4 (5.48%) Dependency Management
6 4 (5.48%) Product Management
6 4 (5.48%) Change Control
6 4 (5.48%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.74%) ETL
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL
8 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.74%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (2.74%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.74%) Project Management
8 2 (2.74%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) C
2 3 (4.11%) SQL
3 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (80.82%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (76.71%) CCNP
3 30 (41.10%) CCSE
4 22 (30.14%) CCNA
5 2 (2.74%) CISSP
5 2 (2.74%) CCSA
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) VCAP
6 1 (1.37%) VCP5
6 1 (1.37%) CCDA
6 1 (1.37%) CCDP
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.96%) XenServer
3 2 (2.74%) vSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 64 (87.67%) Cisco
2 45 (61.64%) F5
3 30 (41.10%) VMware
4 29 (39.73%) Blue Coat
5 26 (35.62%) Infoblox
6 21 (28.77%) HP
7 18 (24.66%) Citrix
7 18 (24.66%) Imperva
8 9 (12.33%) Juniper
9 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.74%) Informatica
10 2 (2.74%) NetApp
10 2 (2.74%) Brocade
10 2 (2.74%) Oracle
11 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.37%) Cognos
11 1 (1.37%) Teradata
11 1 (1.37%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.37%) Aruba
11 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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