Period
to 24 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 April 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 66 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -41 +15
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 13 16 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.35% 1.71% 6.20%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% 5.25% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 28
South Yorkshire median daily rate £378 £175 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +115.71% -41.67% +6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £175 £266
90th Percentile £444 £309 £421
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £384 £375
% change year-on-year +4.23% +2.33% -6.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 401 305 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 41.68% 32.62% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 211 334
South Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £244 £225 £195
90th Percentile £544 £538 £587
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 26
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.99 £15.00 £11.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.93% +26.05% +13.33%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.85 £8.75
90th Percentile £49.63 £22.95 £24.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.77% -7.14% +7.69%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 12 £375 +114.29% 3
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Internet
5 6 (46.15%) Symantec
5 6 (46.15%) Blue Coat
5 6 (46.15%) ProxySG
5 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (46.15%) F5
6 5 (38.46%) Splunk
6 5 (38.46%) Change Control
6 5 (38.46%) Ansible
6 5 (38.46%) Dell
6 5 (38.46%) EMC
6 5 (38.46%) Python
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
7 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
7 4 (30.77%) Security Management
7 4 (30.77%) CISM
7 4 (30.77%) Information Security
7 4 (30.77%) CISSP
7 4 (30.77%) GitHub
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
7 4 (30.77%) ISO 22301
7 4 (30.77%) Threat Modelling

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 3 (23.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (15.38%) IPsec
4 2 (15.38%) NX-OS
4 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Python Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Information Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Network Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Security Designer
5 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) People Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CISM
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 3 (23.08%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (23.08%) CLAS
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) GDPR
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 22301
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Blue Coat
3 6 (46.15%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Symantec
4 5 (38.46%) Dell
4 5 (38.46%) EMC
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Splunk
5 3 (23.08%) Capita