Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 February 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 127 134
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 -27
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 36 56 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.78% 1.21% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 3.06% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 48
Yorkshire median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% - -6.37%
10th Percentile £303 £175 £279
90th Percentile £475 £655 £500
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £48.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +11.43%

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 Yorkshire.

All Vendors
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,743 1,832 2,325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.67% 39.43% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,094 1,139 1,420
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £205 £250 £245
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 103 146
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.29 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.01% +3.44% +6.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.80 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £23.75 £22.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.66%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint 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 6 months to 23 February 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
West Yorkshire -19 20 £415 +0.61% 9
South Yorkshire -8 8 £375 +57.89% 2
North Yorkshire -2 7 £320 -8.57% 3
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 32 (88.89%) Cisco
2 25 (69.44%) Firewall
3 15 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (30.56%) Network Security
5 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
6 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) VMware
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) F5
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (16.67%) Linux
8 6 (16.67%) Juniper
8 6 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (13.89%) IPsec
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (13.89%) Information Security
9 5 (13.89%) BGP
9 5 (13.89%) CCNP
9 5 (13.89%) VPN
10 4 (11.11%) Windows
10 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
10 4 (11.11%) Security Management
10 4 (11.11%) vSphere
10 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
10 4 (11.11%) Brocade
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 4 (11.11%) GDPR

CheckPoint
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (69.44%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (30.56%) Network Security
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (13.89%) BGP
5 5 (13.89%) IPsec
5 5 (13.89%) VPN
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (8.33%) NX-OS
8 2 (5.56%) DMZ
8 2 (5.56%) DNS
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
8 2 (5.56%) MPLS
9 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.78%) NetScreen
9 1 (2.78%) OSPF
9 1 (2.78%) SSL
9 1 (2.78%) VoIP
9 1 (2.78%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Security Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.78%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Information Security
3 4 (11.11%) Security Management
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 3 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) People Management
4 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Data Management
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Release Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCNP
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.33%) CCNA
2 3 (8.33%) CCSA
2 3 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (8.33%) CISM
2 3 (8.33%) CISSP
2 3 (8.33%) CLAS
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (2.78%) CCSM
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) GDPR
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 22301
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) CFEngine
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Salt
2 1 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) F5
4 6 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 4 (11.11%) Brocade
6 3 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.56%) Capita
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.56%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.78%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.78%) Aruba
8 1 (2.78%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds