The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Surrey 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 74 76 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 20 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 0.62% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 1.26% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate £360 £310 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £262 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £335 £223
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £19.63 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+54.14% -37.20%
Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
817 637 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.25% 49.57% 51.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 301 461
Average daily rate £350 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 30 46
Average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £13.15 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.17 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
CheckPoint
South East

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Staines +3 5 £360 +16.12%
Guildford 0 3 £335 +1.51%
Woking - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) F5
4 10 (43.48%) Juniper
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (34.78%) CCNP
6 8 (34.78%) Windows
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) MPLS
8 6 (26.09%) CCSA
9 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
9 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
9 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
9 5 (21.74%) CCSE
9 5 (21.74%) Check Point Certification
9 5 (21.74%) CCIE
9 5 (21.74%) WAN
10 4 (17.39%) UNIX
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) VPN
10 4 (17.39%) OSPF
10 4 (17.39%) McAfee
10 4 (17.39%) NetScreen
10 4 (17.39%) WatchGuard
10 4 (17.39%) Network Security
10 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (26.09%) MPLS
3 6 (26.09%) LAN
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 5 (21.74%) BIG-IP
5 4 (17.39%) NetScreen
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (17.39%) OSPF
5 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) TACACS
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (8.70%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) Internet
8 1 (4.35%) 3G
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Network Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Network Support
4 4 (17.39%) Support Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Trainer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Project Management
2 2 (8.70%) Change Management
2 2 (8.70%) Change Control
2 2 (8.70%) Cyber Security
3 1 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) Release Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCNP
3 6 (26.09%) CCSA
4 5 (21.74%) CCIE
4 5 (21.74%) CCSE
4 5 (21.74%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) CCNA
7 2 (8.70%) CISSP
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) CEH
8 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (4.35%) ISSMP
8 1 (4.35%) MCSE
8 1 (4.35%) GSEC
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) F5
3 10 (43.48%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
6 4 (17.39%) McAfee
6 4 (17.39%) WatchGuard
7 3 (13.04%) Kaspersky
8 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
8 2 (8.70%) Tufin
8 2 (8.70%) VMware
8 2 (8.70%) Citrix
8 2 (8.70%) Symantec
9 1 (4.35%) Sophos
9 1 (4.35%) Sourcefire
9 1 (4.35%) Brocade
9 1 (4.35%) Crossbeam
9 1 (4.35%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) Dell
9 1 (4.35%) NetApp
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