Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

CheckPoint
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 118 124
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 8 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.36% 0.96% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 2.59% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 25
Leeds median daily rate £350 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% -13.51%
10th Percentile £300 £175 £328
90th Percentile £475 £779 £500
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £383 £375
% change year-on-year -4.70% +2.13% -18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.49 - -

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 863 966 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 38.86% 36.93% 39.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 635 801
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.68% +9.23%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 47
Leeds median hourly rate £22.61 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.92% -13.33% +9.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.20 £8.98
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.83 £37.04
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Leeds

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Leeds

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Leeds

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) CCSE
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) CCSA
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) High Availability
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Release Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Management
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCSA
1 2 (25.00%) CCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCSM
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Salt
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Micro