The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Crawley region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 17 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.17% 1.09% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 35.71% 55.19% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 65 52
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £26.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +40.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £15.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
CheckPoint
West Sussex

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) DMZ
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Avaya
4 2 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Lync
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) WAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DMZ
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft