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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 81 56 90
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +34
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 16 38 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.35% 2.72% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.47% 5.92% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 3
Average daily rate £425 £370 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +10.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
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
647 642 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.60% 45.92% 48.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 344 312
Average daily rate £392 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 30 23
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Epsom -3 3 £385 +4.05%
Guildford +5 2 £488 -
Camberley - 1 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) Juniper
3 18 (75.00%) LAN
3 18 (75.00%) WAN
3 18 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 18 (75.00%) Palo Alto
4 16 (66.67%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) SSL
5 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (50.00%) VPN
5 12 (50.00%) ITIL
6 11 (45.83%) IPsec
6 11 (45.83%) SecurID
7 9 (37.50%) Network Security
7 9 (37.50%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) ITSM
8 8 (33.33%) Service Management
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 8 (33.33%) Internet
9 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (16.67%) Degree
11 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 4 (16.67%) Change Control
11 4 (16.67%) Change Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) LAN
1 18 (75.00%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) SSL
3 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (50.00%) VPN
4 11 (45.83%) IPsec
5 9 (37.50%) Network Security
6 8 (33.33%) Internet
7 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (8.33%) Wireless
10 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
10 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
10 1 (4.17%) DNS
10 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
10 1 (4.17%) TACACS
10 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Analyst
1 15 (62.50%) Network Analyst
1 15 (62.50%) Network Security Analyst
1 15 (62.50%) Security Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) LAN Security Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) SecurID
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) IVR
3 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (4.17%) Debian
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) ITSM
2 8 (33.33%) Service Management
3 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
5 4 (16.67%) Change Control
5 4 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
8 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.17%) Information Security
8 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCSP
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) Juniper
3 18 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 18 (75.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (16.67%) Sun
5 2 (8.33%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) VMware
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