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 3 months to 24 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 110 124
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14  
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 21 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.06% 1.24% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 3.28% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 14
Median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 758 1067 1237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 38.13% 37.90% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 715 780
Median daily rate £395 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.34 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +16 11 £391 -2.18% 1
South Yorkshire 0 6 £443 +12.73%
North Yorkshire +4 1 £150 -67.56%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 33 (80.49%) Firewall
3 25 (60.98%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (56.10%) CCNA
5 13 (31.71%) F5
6 12 (29.27%) Network Security
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (26.83%) CCNP
8 10 (24.39%) WAN
8 10 (24.39%) ITIL
8 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
9 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 8 (19.51%) CCSA
10 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
11 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (14.63%) VoIP
11 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
11 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
11 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
12 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (12.20%) Network Design
12 5 (12.20%) Change Management
12 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
12 5 (12.20%) LAN
12 5 (12.20%) FortiGate
13 4 (9.76%) vSphere
13 4 (9.76%) Change Control

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 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) Network Security
3 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (24.39%) WAN
5 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
6 6 (14.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (14.63%) VoIP
7 5 (12.20%) LAN
8 4 (9.76%) OSPF
8 4 (9.76%) Wireless
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (7.32%) Internet
9 3 (7.32%) IPsec
9 3 (7.32%) ISDN
9 3 (7.32%) PSTN
9 3 (7.32%) VPN
10 2 (4.88%) BGP
10 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Network Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Telephony Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Cisco Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) CatOS
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) CentOS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (14.63%) Risk Management
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Network Design
5 4 (9.76%) Change Control
5 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) Dependency Management
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Remediation Plan
7 2 (4.88%) Security Management
7 2 (4.88%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 25 (60.98%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (56.10%) CCNA
3 11 (26.83%) CCNP
4 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
5 8 (19.51%) CCSA
6 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) CCSE
7 3 (7.32%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.88%) CISA
8 2 (4.88%) CISM
9 1 (2.44%) CCIE
9 1 (2.44%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) GDPR
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) FortiGate
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.88%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco CME
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) F5
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (9.76%) Juniper
4 4 (9.76%) Palo Alto
4 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Infoblox
5 3 (7.32%) Red Box
6 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) McAfee
6 2 (4.88%) Nokia
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
6 2 (4.88%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.44%) Meraki
7 1 (2.44%) Splunk