The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 66 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 23 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.76% 0.90% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 1.71% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £31.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.61%
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
656 701 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 50.11% 52.59% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 420 318
Average daily rate £368 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 37 56
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge - 2 £430 -
Staines +5 1 - -
Woking - 1 £325 -
Dorking - 1 £375 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (88.24%) Firewall
2 26 (76.47%) Cisco
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (38.24%) CCIE
4 13 (38.24%) VPN
4 13 (38.24%) Juniper
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 11 (32.35%) Nokia
6 11 (32.35%) MPLS
7 9 (26.47%) OSPF
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
7 9 (26.47%) Network Architecture
8 8 (23.53%) F5
8 8 (23.53%) BGP
8 8 (23.53%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (20.59%) CCNP
9 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
9 7 (20.59%) IPsec
10 6 (17.65%) Radware
10 6 (17.65%) SNMP
10 6 (17.65%) UMTS
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.65%) FWSM
10 6 (17.65%) Network Management
10 6 (17.65%) HSRP
10 6 (17.65%) Huawei
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (17.65%) LTE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) Firewall
2 13 (38.24%) VPN
2 13 (38.24%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (32.35%) MPLS
4 9 (26.47%) OSPF
5 8 (23.53%) BGP
6 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
6 7 (20.59%) IPsec
7 6 (17.65%) SNMP
7 6 (17.65%) UMTS
7 6 (17.65%) FWSM
7 6 (17.65%) HSRP
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (17.65%) LTE
8 5 (14.71%) Network Security
8 5 (14.71%) RSVP
8 5 (14.71%) VoIP
8 5 (14.71%) WAN
8 5 (14.71%) VRRP
9 4 (11.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Consultant
1 9 (26.47%) Network Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Network Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Network Support
5 5 (14.71%) IP Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Support Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Trainer
8 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
1 9 (26.47%) Network Architecture
2 6 (17.65%) Network Management
3 5 (14.71%) Validation
4 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (38.24%) CCIE
3 8 (23.53%) Check Point Certification
4 7 (20.59%) CCNP
5 5 (14.71%) CCSA
6 4 (11.76%) CCSE
7 3 (8.82%) CCSP
8 2 (5.88%) CCNA
9 1 (2.94%) CCDP
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) Juniper
3 11 (32.35%) Nokia
4 8 (23.53%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) Radware
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.65%) Huawei
5 6 (17.65%) Redback
5 6 (17.65%) Blue Coat
6 4 (11.76%) Ericsson
7 3 (8.82%) Kaspersky
7 3 (8.82%) 3Com
7 3 (8.82%) Crossbeam
7 3 (8.82%) WatchGuard
8 2 (5.88%) TippingPoint
9 1 (2.94%) Aruba
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