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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 22 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.83% 1.76% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 3.26% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £605 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.88% +58.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
CheckPoint
Surrey

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
66 92 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 54.55% 54.12% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 64 38
Median daily rate £413 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 3
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -3.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) TACACS
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware