The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 5.88% 1.03% -
As % of the Vendors category 14.63% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +142.42%
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West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
82 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 40.20% 47.42% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 34 49
Average daily rate £363 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £120 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -23.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Crawley region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) FTP
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) SMTP
2 9 (69.23%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) CCENT
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Aruba
4 7 (53.85%) CCSE
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) CCNP
4 7 (53.85%) CCNA
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (53.85%) Juniper
5 6 (46.15%) IPsec
5 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
5 6 (46.15%) Wireshark
5 6 (46.15%) tcpdump
5 6 (46.15%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (38.46%) CCSA
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) VoIP
7 4 (30.77%) SNMP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) SMTP
2 9 (69.23%) DHCP
2 9 (69.23%) FTP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
5 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
5 6 (46.15%) tcpdump
5 6 (46.15%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (46.15%) IPsec
5 6 (46.15%) Wireshark
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 4 (30.77%) VRRP
6 4 (30.77%) HSRP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Support
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Support Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Support
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Communications Security
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCENT
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCSE
3 5 (38.46%) CCSA
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
4 3 (23.08%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cacti
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Aruba
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) Qualys
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds