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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 44 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 45 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.22% 0.66% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 7.10% 1.33% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 8
Average daily rate
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£370 £355 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £305 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £514 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.44 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+8.59% -12.76%
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
634 678 600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 45.38% 49.85% 48.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 325 277
Average daily rate £350 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 42
Average hourly rate £17.86 £19.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £13.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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
Guildford -4 1 - - 1
Reigate - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
Staines - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 50 (84.75%) Cisco
2 43 (72.88%) Firewall
3 35 (59.32%) Juniper
4 33 (55.93%) Blue Coat
5 27 (45.76%) Network Security
6 24 (40.68%) Finance
7 23 (38.98%) WAN
8 22 (37.29%) VPN
9 20 (33.90%) LAN
9 20 (33.90%) Change Management
10 19 (32.20%) IPsec
10 19 (32.20%) Load Balancing
10 19 (32.20%) SSL
10 19 (32.20%) Network Architecture
11 17 (28.81%) TCP/IP
11 17 (28.81%) ITIL
12 16 (27.12%) F5
13 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 15 (25.42%) TippingPoint
14 14 (23.73%) Service Management
15 12 (20.34%) Project Management
15 12 (20.34%) DNS
15 12 (20.34%) Tufin
15 12 (20.34%) Time Management
16 11 (18.64%) CISSP
17 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (16.95%) TIBCO
17 10 (16.95%) Rendezvous
17 10 (16.95%) Bloomberg

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) RMDS
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 43 (72.88%) Firewall
2 27 (45.76%) Network Security
3 23 (38.98%) WAN
4 22 (37.29%) VPN
5 20 (33.90%) LAN
6 19 (32.20%) SSL
6 19 (32.20%) IPsec
7 17 (28.81%) TCP/IP
8 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (25.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 12 (20.34%) DNS
10 10 (16.95%) DHCP
10 10 (16.95%) Multicast
10 10 (16.95%) Wireshark
11 8 (13.56%) MPLS
12 7 (11.86%) OSPF
12 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (10.17%) HSRP
14 5 (8.47%) BGP
15 4 (6.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Consultant
3 16 (27.12%) Security Analyst
4 15 (25.42%) Network Analyst
5 12 (20.34%) Network Security Analyst
6 11 (18.64%) Network Consultant
7 10 (16.95%) Network Engineer
8 9 (15.25%) Firewall Consultant
9 7 (11.86%) Security Consultant
9 7 (11.86%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (8.47%) Network Manager
11 4 (6.78%) Architect
11 4 (6.78%) Network Support
12 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 3 (5.08%) Network Administrator
12 3 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
12 3 (5.08%) Cisco Administrator
12 3 (5.08%) Cisco Support
12 3 (5.08%) Firewall Analyst
12 3 (5.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.17%) SecurID
3 5 (8.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
1 8 (13.56%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.39%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) VMS
4 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Change Management
2 19 (32.20%) Load Balancing
2 19 (32.20%) Network Architecture
3 17 (28.81%) ITIL
4 14 (23.73%) Service Management
5 12 (20.34%) Project Management
5 12 (20.34%) Time Management
6 7 (11.86%) Network Management
7 6 (10.17%) Network Planning
8 5 (8.47%) Migration
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.08%) ITSM
9 3 (5.08%) Validation
9 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.39%) Computer Security
11 1 (1.69%) CRM
11 1 (1.69%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) CISSP
2 10 (16.95%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.78%) CCIE
4 3 (5.08%) CCNP
4 3 (5.08%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) CCSP
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.39%) MCITP
5 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) VCP4
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.69%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) XenApp
3 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 50 (84.75%) Cisco
2 35 (59.32%) Juniper
3 33 (55.93%) Blue Coat
4 16 (27.12%) F5
5 15 (25.42%) TippingPoint
6 12 (20.34%) Tufin
7 10 (16.95%) NetScout
7 10 (16.95%) Tradeweb
7 10 (16.95%) SolarWinds
7 10 (16.95%) LogLogic
7 10 (16.95%) TIBCO
7 10 (16.95%) Bloomberg
7 10 (16.95%) Radianz
8 8 (13.56%) Nokia
9 7 (11.86%) Avaya
10 4 (6.78%) Redback
10 4 (6.78%) Huawei
10 4 (6.78%) Radware
11 3 (5.08%) VMware
12 2 (3.39%) Citrix
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