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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 77 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 19 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.32% 1.31% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 2.61% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £511 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £38.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-30.32% +134.84%
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
707 651 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.96% 50.04% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 350 393
Average daily rate £368 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £211 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 37 38
Average hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £50.00 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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
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 1 September 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
Staines 0 5 £400 - 2
Weybridge -2 3 £350 -18.60%
Epsom -3 2 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 26 (72.22%) Firewall
3 22 (61.11%) Juniper
4 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (50.00%) VPN
5 15 (41.67%) CCNA
6 14 (38.89%) Blue Coat
7 12 (33.33%) Finance
7 12 (33.33%) Network Security
7 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 12 (33.33%) ITIL
8 10 (27.78%) LAN
8 10 (27.78%) WAN
8 10 (27.78%) SSL
9 9 (25.00%) Service Management
10 8 (22.22%) VMware
10 8 (22.22%) Citrix
10 8 (22.22%) vSphere
11 7 (19.44%) XenApp
11 7 (19.44%) SolarWinds
11 7 (19.44%) SAN
11 7 (19.44%) Windows
11 7 (19.44%) Change Management
12 6 (16.67%) IPsec
12 6 (16.67%) SecurID
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (16.67%) Veeam
12 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (16.67%) F5
13 5 (13.89%) LogLogic

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) RMDS
2 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) VPN
3 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (33.33%) Network Security
4 10 (27.78%) LAN
4 10 (27.78%) WAN
4 10 (27.78%) SSL
5 7 (19.44%) SAN
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (16.67%) IPsec
7 5 (13.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (13.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (13.89%) Multicast
7 5 (13.89%) Wireshark
7 5 (13.89%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) DNS
8 4 (11.11%) DHCP
8 4 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (8.33%) OSPF
9 3 (8.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Security Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Firewall Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Network Support
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Firewall Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Security Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Rendezvous
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.78%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (2.78%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) SecurID
2 5 (13.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) IVR
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) Network Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITSM
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) TDD
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Product Management
7 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
7 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNA
3 4 (11.11%) CISSP
3 4 (11.11%) CCNP
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) CCSP
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PMP
6 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
6 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) vSphere
2 7 (19.44%) XenApp
3 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Cisco
2 22 (61.11%) Juniper
3 14 (38.89%) Blue Coat
4 8 (22.22%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) VMware
5 7 (19.44%) SolarWinds
6 6 (16.67%) F5
6 6 (16.67%) Veeam
7 5 (13.89%) LogLogic
7 5 (13.89%) Lancope
7 5 (13.89%) Tufin
7 5 (13.89%) TippingPoint
7 5 (13.89%) TIBCO
7 5 (13.89%) Bloomberg
7 5 (13.89%) NetScout
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.11%) Radianz
8 4 (11.11%) Tradeweb
9 3 (8.33%) Sun
10 2 (5.56%) HP