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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 107 116 97
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 38 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.95% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 2.31% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.20% -12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £468 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
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
1092 1211 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.53% 40.94% 40.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 752 521
Median daily rate £400 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 65
Median hourly rate £13.81 £17.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.76% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 21 £400 +14.28% 5
South Yorkshire +2 9 £375 +33.92% 1
North Yorkshire +9 8 £375 -20.21% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 63 (79.75%) Cisco
2 51 (64.56%) Firewall
3 35 (44.30%) F5
4 34 (43.04%) Network Security
5 33 (41.77%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (24.05%) CCNP
8 17 (21.52%) CCNA
8 17 (21.52%) WAN
8 17 (21.52%) Load Balancing
9 16 (20.25%) Juniper
10 15 (18.99%) Palo Alto
11 14 (17.72%) LAN
12 13 (16.46%) VPN
13 12 (15.19%) Fortinet
14 11 (13.92%) OSPF
14 11 (13.92%) BGP
14 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
14 11 (13.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
15 10 (12.66%) FTP
15 10 (12.66%) VMware
15 10 (12.66%) CCSA
16 9 (11.39%) Sourcefire
16 9 (11.39%) JNCIS
16 9 (11.39%) Check Point Certification
17 8 (10.13%) DNS
17 8 (10.13%) SSL
17 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
17 8 (10.13%) Change Control

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 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (64.56%) Firewall
2 34 (43.04%) Network Security
3 33 (41.77%) Cisco ASA
4 17 (21.52%) WAN
5 14 (17.72%) LAN
6 13 (16.46%) VPN
7 11 (13.92%) BGP
7 11 (13.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (13.92%) OSPF
8 10 (12.66%) FTP
9 8 (10.13%) DNS
9 8 (10.13%) SSL
10 6 (7.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (7.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (7.59%) Internet
11 4 (5.06%) BIG-IP
11 4 (5.06%) DMZ
11 4 (5.06%) VoIP
12 3 (3.80%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (3.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) QlikView
2 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Banking
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Network Engineer
2 25 (31.65%) Security Engineer
3 23 (29.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (18.99%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Architect
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Programme Manager
7 6 (7.59%) Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Network Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Voice Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Data Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Data Network Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (3.80%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Clustering
2 2 (2.53%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.27%) IVR
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) PKI
3 1 (1.27%) Replication
3 1 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Load Balancing
2 8 (10.13%) Change Control
3 6 (7.59%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 6 (7.59%) Programme Management
4 5 (6.33%) Network Design
5 4 (5.06%) ITIL
5 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.06%) Project Management
5 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
6 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (3.80%) Dependency Management
6 3 (3.80%) DevOps
6 3 (3.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.80%) Product Management
6 3 (3.80%) Programme Governance
6 3 (3.80%) Quality Management
6 3 (3.80%) Service Management
6 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.53%) Security Operations
7 2 (2.53%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.53%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (24.05%) CCNP
3 17 (21.52%) CCNA
4 10 (12.66%) CCSA
4 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
5 9 (11.39%) Check Point Certification
5 9 (11.39%) JNCIS
6 7 (8.86%) CCSE
7 5 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (6.33%) CCDA
7 5 (6.33%) CCDP
8 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.53%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.53%) XenApp
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Ansible
2 2 (2.53%) SCCM
2 2 (2.53%) WSUS
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.27%) Opsview
Vendors
1 63 (79.75%) Cisco
2 35 (44.30%) F5
3 16 (20.25%) Juniper
4 15 (18.99%) Palo Alto
5 12 (15.19%) Fortinet
6 10 (12.66%) VMware
7 9 (11.39%) Sourcefire
8 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
9 6 (7.59%) Blue Coat
9 6 (7.59%) Splunk
10 4 (5.06%) Cramer
11 2 (2.53%) Citrix
11 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.27%) Dell Compellent
12 1 (1.27%) HP
12 1 (1.27%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.27%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.27%) Polycom
12 1 (1.27%) Proofpoint
12 1 (1.27%) Veeam
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