The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 23 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.90% 0.81% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.45% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£368 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+26.98% +1.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 67 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 60.39% 54.47% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 51 19
Average daily rate £368 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £395 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Guildford region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) CCIE
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Radware
2 6 (85.71%) Nokia
2 6 (85.71%) Redback
2 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) LTE
2 6 (85.71%) Network Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Network Management
2 6 (85.71%) FWSM
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) UMTS
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) RSVP
3 5 (71.43%) VRRP
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) HSRP
3 5 (71.43%) Validation

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) IPsec
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) LTE
2 6 (85.71%) FWSM
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) SNMP
2 6 (85.71%) UMTS
3 5 (71.43%) VoIP
3 5 (71.43%) RSVP
3 5 (71.43%) VRRP
3 5 (71.43%) OSPF
3 5 (71.43%) HSRP
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Design Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) IP Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
1 6 (85.71%) Network Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) Network Management
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCIE
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) CCDP
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Nokia
1 6 (85.71%) Radware
1 6 (85.71%) Redback
1 6 (85.71%) Huawei
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Ericsson