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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 September 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 119 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 27 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.95% 1.12% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.48% 2.70% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 13
Median daily rate £392 £455 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £753 £525 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £27.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.50%
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
1087 1294 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.30% 41.22% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 792 579
Median daily rate £388 £356 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 97 78
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.81 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.37% +9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.43 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £27.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 11 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire -4 9 £350 -24.97%
North Yorkshire - 7 £263 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 50 (78.13%) Cisco
2 43 (67.19%) Firewall
3 26 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (39.06%) Cisco ASA
5 22 (34.38%) F5
6 18 (28.13%) CCNP
6 18 (28.13%) CCNA
7 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 15 (23.44%) Juniper
9 14 (21.88%) WAN
9 14 (21.88%) Network Security
10 13 (20.31%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (18.75%) Palo Alto
11 12 (18.75%) OSPF
11 12 (18.75%) BGP
11 12 (18.75%) Fortinet
12 11 (17.19%) VPN
12 11 (17.19%) Change Control
13 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
13 10 (15.63%) Sourcefire
14 9 (14.06%) Finance
14 9 (14.06%) JNCIS
14 9 (14.06%) FTP
14 9 (14.06%) LAN
15 6 (9.38%) Programme Management
15 6 (9.38%) Migration
16 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
16 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
16 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
16 5 (7.81%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (67.19%) Firewall
2 25 (39.06%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (21.88%) Network Security
3 14 (21.88%) WAN
4 13 (20.31%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (18.75%) BGP
5 12 (18.75%) OSPF
6 11 (17.19%) VPN
7 9 (14.06%) FTP
7 9 (14.06%) LAN
8 5 (7.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (7.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (6.25%) DMZ
9 4 (6.25%) Wireless
10 3 (4.69%) DNS
10 3 (4.69%) Internet
10 3 (4.69%) MPLS
10 3 (4.69%) VoIP
11 2 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (10.94%) Programme Manager
7 5 (7.81%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Data Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Security Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Firewall Specialist
9 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.69%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.69%) Network Specialist
9 3 (4.69%) Network Support
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) IVR
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Unix
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.19%) Change Control
2 6 (9.38%) Migration
2 6 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 5 (7.81%) ITIL
3 5 (7.81%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.25%) Project Management
4 4 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 3 (4.69%) Change Management
5 3 (4.69%) Dependency Management
5 3 (4.69%) Product Management
5 3 (4.69%) Programme Governance
5 3 (4.69%) Service Management
6 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.13%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.13%) Threat Detection
6 2 (3.13%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (28.13%) CCNA
2 18 (28.13%) CCNP
3 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 9 (14.06%) JNCIS
5 5 (7.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.25%) CCIE
7 2 (3.13%) CCSE
7 2 (3.13%) CCSP
7 2 (3.13%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) OpenView
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.56%) Opsview
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (78.13%) Cisco
2 22 (34.38%) F5
3 15 (23.44%) Juniper
4 12 (18.75%) Fortinet
4 12 (18.75%) Palo Alto
5 10 (15.63%) Sourcefire
6 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.25%) Brocade
7 4 (6.25%) VMware
8 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.13%) Citrix
9 2 (3.13%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) Nortel
9 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.13%) Splunk
10 1 (1.56%) Aruba
10 1 (1.56%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.56%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.56%) Veeam
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