Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 18 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 142 139
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 15 31 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.85% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 2.26% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 29
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +2.13% -18.92%
10th Percentile £300 £175 £283
90th Percentile £475 £777 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -2.67% - -6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.49 - -
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 West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1166 1369 1774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.88% 37.69% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 859 1052
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £262 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 47 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.51
90th Percentile £37.80 £21.00 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +3.58%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CheckPoint in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Leeds -15 8 £350 -2.78% 4
Pudsey - 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - -
Wakefield -2 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £390 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) CCSE
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Clustering
5 2 (13.33%) CCSA
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) CCNA
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) SMS
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Security Officer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Change Control
1 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (13.33%) Data Management
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) High Availability
1 2 (13.33%) Information Security
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (13.33%) Release Management
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Document Management
2 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCSE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCSM
4 1 (6.67%) CEH
4 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) CFEngine
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Salt
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) F5
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) 3Com
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Qualys
5 1 (6.67%) Sophos
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Trend Micro