Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 136 153
Rank change year-on-year -22 +17 -3
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 25 71 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.30% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 3.35% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 44 50
Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -4.00% -6.31%
10th Percentile £230 £175 £273
90th Percentile £470 £645 £533
England median daily rate £418 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.49 - -
England median hourly rate £33.00 £40.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -18.52% +35.00% -10.45%

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 1744 2119 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 39.28% 38.88% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1310 1515
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £253 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 101 168
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.52% +6.66% +3.58%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.00 £8.85
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.00 £28.00
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

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 22 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 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
West Yorkshire +2 16 £378 -0.40% 3
North Yorkshire +6 4 £363 +18.37% 3
South Yorkshire -19 3 - - 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (24.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) Juniper
5 4 (16.00%) CCNP
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
5 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (16.00%) CCSE
6 3 (12.00%) ProxySG
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) CCSA
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) CCNA
6 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (12.00%) McAfee
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
7 2 (8.00%) DNS
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.00%) DMZ
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Java
7 2 (8.00%) PHP

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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.00%) DMZ
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) BGP
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) OSPF
6 1 (4.00%) SMS
6 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.00%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Information Security
2 3 (12.00%) Security Management
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.00%) Data Management
3 2 (8.00%) DevOps
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) Release Management
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) CCNP
2 4 (16.00%) CCSE
3 3 (12.00%) CCNA
3 3 (12.00%) CCSA
4 2 (8.00%) MCSE
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCSM
5 1 (4.00%) CEH
5 1 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CISA
5 1 (4.00%) CISM
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) GDPR
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) CFEngine
1 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) Salt
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CME
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) F5
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) McAfee
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) 3Com
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) Darktrace
7 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Intel
7 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.00%) Qualys
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro