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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 93 132 104
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -28
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 48 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.70% 0.60% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.41% 1.41% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 18
Median daily rate £400 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £470 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.25 £39.00 £28.94
% change year-on-year
-4.48% +34.77%
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
1089 1202 1063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.60% 42.75% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 751 663
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 71
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.49 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +9 22 £400 -10.11% 2
South Yorkshire +6 19 £385 +33.91% 2
North Yorkshire +16 7 £375 -13.84%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 91 (85.05%) Cisco
2 56 (52.34%) F5
3 50 (46.73%) Firewall
4 46 (42.99%) Cisco ASA
5 38 (35.51%) Network Security
6 31 (28.97%) Blue Coat
7 24 (22.43%) Load Balancing
7 24 (22.43%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (20.56%) CCNP
9 18 (16.82%) CCSA
10 17 (15.89%) Juniper
11 16 (14.95%) Check Point Certification
12 15 (14.02%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (13.08%) Palo Alto
13 14 (13.08%) CCNA
14 13 (12.15%) VPN
14 13 (12.15%) BGP
14 13 (12.15%) CCSE
15 12 (11.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (11.21%) OSPF
15 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
16 10 (9.35%) Fortinet
16 10 (9.35%) FTP
16 10 (9.35%) WAN
16 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
17 9 (8.41%) SIEM
17 9 (8.41%) QRadar
17 9 (8.41%) Internet
17 9 (8.41%) Finance
17 9 (8.41%) Sourcefire

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 12 (11.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.93%) IaaS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (46.73%) Firewall
2 46 (42.99%) Cisco ASA
3 38 (35.51%) Network Security
4 15 (14.02%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (12.15%) BGP
5 13 (12.15%) VPN
6 12 (11.21%) OSPF
7 10 (9.35%) FTP
7 10 (9.35%) WAN
8 9 (8.41%) Internet
9 8 (7.48%) LAN
10 6 (5.61%) DNS
10 6 (5.61%) MPLS
10 6 (5.61%) SSL
11 5 (4.67%) BIG-IP
11 5 (4.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (4.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 4 (3.74%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (3.74%) EIGRP
12 4 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.41%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) Network Engineer
2 26 (24.30%) Security Engineer
3 24 (22.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 20 (18.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (10.28%) Network Specialist
7 9 (8.41%) Analyst
7 9 (8.41%) Blue Coat Specialist
8 8 (7.48%) Programme Manager
9 7 (6.54%) Architect
9 7 (6.54%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Cisco Specialist
10 5 (4.67%) Network Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Tester
11 4 (3.74%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Check Point Specialist
11 4 (3.74%) Firewall Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Firewall Specialist
11 4 (3.74%) Security Analyst
12 3 (2.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.80%) NHS
3 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.87%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.93%) CESG
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) PKI
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.74%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Windows
2 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.43%) Load Balancing
2 9 (8.41%) SIEM
3 8 (7.48%) Change Control
4 7 (6.54%) Functional Testing
4 7 (6.54%) ITIL
4 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
5 5 (4.67%) Risk Management
6 4 (3.74%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 4 (3.74%) Dependency Management
6 4 (3.74%) Product Management
6 4 (3.74%) Service Management
6 4 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (2.80%) DevOps
7 3 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.80%) Migration
7 3 (2.80%) Network Design
7 3 (2.80%) Project Management
7 3 (2.80%) Web Filtering
8 2 (1.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.87%) SQL
2 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (20.56%) CCNP
3 18 (16.82%) CCSA
4 16 (14.95%) Check Point Certification
5 14 (13.08%) CCNA
6 13 (12.15%) CCSE
7 12 (11.21%) Security Cleared
8 9 (8.41%) JNCIS
9 5 (4.67%) CCDA
9 5 (4.67%) CCDP
10 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.87%) CCIE
12 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) ProxySG
2 5 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) XenApp
3 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) QRadar
2 3 (2.80%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 91 (85.05%) Cisco
2 56 (52.34%) F5
3 31 (28.97%) Blue Coat
4 17 (15.89%) Juniper
5 14 (13.08%) Palo Alto
6 10 (9.35%) Fortinet
7 9 (8.41%) Sourcefire
8 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
8 7 (6.54%) VMware
9 4 (3.74%) Cramer
9 4 (3.74%) Splunk
10 3 (2.80%) Citrix
11 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.93%) CA
12 1 (0.93%) EMC
12 1 (0.93%) HP
12 1 (0.93%) Infoblox
12 1 (0.93%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.93%) Polycom
12 1 (0.93%) Proofpoint
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