The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Yorkshire region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 89 93 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 24 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 0.95% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 2.04% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 5
Average daily rate
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£394 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £398 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £343
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £22.69 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+127.27% -41.07%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
964 978 1230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.50% 46.68% 47.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 489 602
Average daily rate £350 £315 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 89
Average hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
CheckPoint
England

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 August 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 1 August 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
West Yorkshire -1 11 £425 +25.92% 12
North Yorkshire -4 6 £401 +10.48% 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £275 - 4
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England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 34 (80.95%) Firewall
2 33 (78.57%) Cisco
3 28 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
4 26 (61.90%) Cisco IOS
5 22 (52.38%) CCSE
5 22 (52.38%) CCNP
6 21 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 21 (50.00%) F5
7 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 20 (47.62%) Network Security
7 20 (47.62%) DNS
8 19 (45.24%) DHCP
8 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
8 19 (45.24%) Linux
8 19 (45.24%) Citrix
8 19 (45.24%) Thin Client
8 19 (45.24%) OSPF
8 19 (45.24%) BGP
8 19 (45.24%) NetScreen
8 19 (45.24%) VMware
8 19 (45.24%) Fat Client
8 19 (45.24%) Infoblox
8 19 (45.24%) Imperva
8 19 (45.24%) DMVPN
8 19 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (45.24%) BIG-IP
9 12 (28.57%) HP
9 12 (28.57%) C

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 34 (80.95%) Firewall
2 28 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (61.90%) Cisco IOS
4 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 20 (47.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 20 (47.62%) Network Security
4 20 (47.62%) DNS
5 19 (45.24%) DHCP
5 19 (45.24%) OSPF
5 19 (45.24%) BGP
5 19 (45.24%) NetScreen
5 19 (45.24%) DMVPN
5 19 (45.24%) BIG-IP
6 8 (19.05%) Wireless
7 7 (16.67%) Internet
8 6 (14.29%) VPN
8 6 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (14.29%) IP Telephony
9 5 (11.90%) LAN
9 5 (11.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Network Specialist
1 19 (45.24%) Security Specialist
1 19 (45.24%) Network Security Specialist
2 5 (11.90%) Analyst
2 5 (11.90%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Technician
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco Support
5 2 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (2.38%) Business Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Cisco Support
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Thin Client
1 19 (45.24%) Fat Client
2 7 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.90%) CESG
4 3 (7.14%) NHS
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) E-Commerce
2 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
2 11 (26.19%) Change Control
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 4 (9.52%) Dependency Management
4 4 (9.52%) Product Management
5 3 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITSM
6 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (4.76%) SIEM
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Data Management
6 2 (4.76%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (2.38%) Network Design
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.38%) Logistics
7 1 (2.38%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) C
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (52.38%) CCSE
2 22 (52.38%) CCNP
3 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) CCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (45.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Cisco
2 21 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 21 (50.00%) F5
3 19 (45.24%) Citrix
3 19 (45.24%) VMware
3 19 (45.24%) Infoblox
3 19 (45.24%) Imperva
4 12 (28.57%) HP
5 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.52%) Nokia
6 4 (9.52%) Dell
6 4 (9.52%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 2 (4.76%) BMC
7 2 (4.76%) Remedy
7 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.76%) Aruba
7 2 (4.76%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.38%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.38%) Capita
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