Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 66 55
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 +7
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 17 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.98% 0.88% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.21% 2.42% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 12
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £443 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +17.22% -19.08%
10th Percentile £401 £416 £300
90th Percentile £457 £485 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £381 £399
% change year-on-year +8.20% -4.55% -4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year -24.30% - -

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 404 289 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 47.03% 36.35% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 169 277
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £298 £213
90th Percentile £524 £603 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 25
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +21.46%
10th Percentile £10.21 £10.46 £9.40
90th Percentile £43.17 £29.20 £30.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.45% +6.66%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 October 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 +10 11 £436 -1.41%
Doncaster - 1 £338 - 1
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (52.94%) CCNP
4 9 (52.94%) CCNA
5 8 (47.06%) LAN
5 8 (47.06%) WAN
6 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 7 (41.18%) Barracuda Networks
6 7 (41.18%) FortiGate
7 6 (35.29%) Network Security
7 6 (35.29%) CISSP
7 6 (35.29%) SSL
8 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
8 5 (29.41%) ProxySG
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) F5
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (23.53%) GSEC
9 4 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
9 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (23.53%) Symantec
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
10 3 (17.65%) Windows
11 2 (11.76%) VoIP
11 2 (11.76%) WLAN
11 2 (11.76%) SMTP

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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) LAN
3 8 (47.06%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) FCoE
7 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (11.76%) H.323
7 2 (11.76%) HTTPS
7 2 (11.76%) IPsec
7 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 2 (11.76%) OSPF
7 2 (11.76%) Skype
7 2 (11.76%) SMTP
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
1 8 (47.06%) Security Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Writer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.76%) Cloud Operations
2 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (5.88%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Security Management
3 1 (5.88%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNA
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) CISSP
5 4 (23.53%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (23.53%) GSEC
6 1 (5.88%) CCSE
6 1 (5.88%) CCSP
6 1 (5.88%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CISM
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) JNCIS
6 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 22301
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) ProxySG
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (29.41%) Blue Coat
3 5 (29.41%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) Aruba
5 2 (11.76%) Meraki
5 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.88%) VMware