Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 123 162
Rank change year-on-year +10 +39 -21
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 10 72 43
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.46% 1.61% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 3.96% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 55 30
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £308 £327 £309
90th Percentile £496 £525 £461
England median daily rate £400 £410 £425
% change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.59 -
England median hourly rate £26.81 £30.00 £15.20
% change year-on-year -10.63% +97.37% -73.33%

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 910 1,817 1,764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.27% 40.58% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 1,180 1,147
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £234
90th Percentile £625 £575 £544
England median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 108 89
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +34.62%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.50 £10.70
90th Percentile £28.95 £31.25 £40.20
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing CheckPoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in Yorkshire.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +13 6 £428 +3.64% 1
North Yorkshire 0 4 £423 -1.74%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (40.00%) CCNP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Juniper
6 3 (30.00%) MPLS
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (20.00%) F5
7 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (20.00%) Ansible
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Aruba
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet

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 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (20.00%) WLAN
7 1 (10.00%) IPsec
7 1 (10.00%) Junos
7 1 (10.00%) SSL
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Firewall Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Event Correlation
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Forcepoint