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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 110 103 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 40 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.26% 0.71% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.92% 1.64% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £255 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £665 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.69 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £38.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-30.32% +134.84%
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
1369 1037 999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.98% 43.10% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 857 576 507
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 66 82
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -40.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 -10 24 £350 -22.22% 4
South Yorkshire -7 11 £467 +69.63%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 37 (69.81%) Firewall
3 22 (41.51%) F5
4 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (39.62%) Load Balancing
5 19 (35.85%) CCNP
6 18 (33.96%) Internet
7 17 (32.08%) CCNA
7 17 (32.08%) Network Security
8 15 (28.30%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (26.42%) WAN
9 14 (26.42%) Linux
9 14 (26.42%) DMZ
10 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
11 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
11 12 (22.64%) Project Management
12 11 (20.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
13 10 (18.87%) Migration
14 9 (16.98%) MPLS
14 9 (16.98%) BGP
15 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (15.09%) Smart Meter
15 8 (15.09%) FortiGate
16 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
16 7 (13.21%) HP
17 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
17 6 (11.32%) DNS
17 6 (11.32%) Oracle

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (1.89%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (69.81%) Firewall
2 18 (33.96%) Internet
3 17 (32.08%) Network Security
4 15 (28.30%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (26.42%) DMZ
5 14 (26.42%) WAN
6 11 (20.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (16.98%) MPLS
7 9 (16.98%) BGP
8 6 (11.32%) DNS
9 4 (7.55%) VPN
9 4 (7.55%) SAN
10 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
10 3 (5.66%) FCoE
10 3 (5.66%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (5.66%) BIG-IP
11 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (3.77%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.77%) ERwin
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Test Manager
3 5 (9.43%) Programme Manager
3 5 (9.43%) Developer
3 5 (9.43%) ETL Developer
4 4 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Test Environment Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Informatica ETL Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Environment Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Informatica Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Security Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.09%) Smart Meter
3 4 (7.55%) NHS
4 3 (5.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.77%) Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) Informatics
6 1 (1.89%) DTV
6 1 (1.89%) Replication
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 2 (3.77%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Load Balancing
2 12 (22.64%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.87%) Migration
4 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
5 6 (11.32%) Supplier Management
5 6 (11.32%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (11.32%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Product Management
6 5 (9.43%) Change Control
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.43%) Validation
6 5 (9.43%) ETL
7 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.55%) Dependency Management
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.55%) DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) Network Design
8 3 (5.66%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) Java
2 3 (5.66%) C++
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
3 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (35.85%) CCNP
3 17 (32.08%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCTS
5 1 (1.89%) MCITP
5 1 (1.89%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.89%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) vSphere
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) FortiGate
2 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.55%) Ansible
2 4 (7.55%) Salt
2 4 (7.55%) Puppet
3 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (71.70%) Cisco
2 22 (41.51%) F5
3 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
4 7 (13.21%) HP
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle
6 5 (9.43%) Informatica
7 4 (7.55%) Juniper
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
8 3 (5.66%) BT
8 3 (5.66%) Blue Coat
8 3 (5.66%) Brocade
8 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.77%) Aruba
9 2 (3.77%) ProCurve
9 2 (3.77%) VMware
10 1 (1.89%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.89%) SAP
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