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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 71 77 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 18 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 0.79% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 1.58% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £383 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -21.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £349 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £37.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +127.27%
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
657 631 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.85% 49.65% 52.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 337 354
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 53
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £31.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 6 £400 -
Epsom -1 2 - -
Weybridge -2 2 £375 -12.79%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (89.09%) Cisco
2 41 (74.55%) Juniper
2 41 (74.55%) Firewall
3 33 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 27 (49.09%) Network Security
5 26 (47.27%) TCP/IP
5 26 (47.27%) ITIL
6 24 (43.64%) Finance
7 22 (40.00%) VPN
8 20 (36.36%) Service Management
9 19 (34.55%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (34.55%) WAN
9 19 (34.55%) SSL
9 19 (34.55%) LAN
10 17 (30.91%) Change Management
11 16 (29.09%) CCNA
11 16 (29.09%) SolarWinds
11 16 (29.09%) F5
12 15 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 15 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 15 (27.27%) Network Architecture
12 15 (27.27%) TippingPoint
13 14 (25.45%) TIBCO
13 14 (25.45%) Rendezvous
13 14 (25.45%) Bloomberg
13 14 (25.45%) DNS
13 14 (25.45%) RMDS
13 14 (25.45%) NetScout
13 14 (25.45%) Tufin
13 14 (25.45%) Wireshark

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 14 (25.45%) RMDS
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 41 (74.55%) Firewall
2 27 (49.09%) Network Security
3 26 (47.27%) TCP/IP
4 22 (40.00%) VPN
5 19 (34.55%) LAN
5 19 (34.55%) WAN
5 19 (34.55%) SSL
6 15 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (25.45%) Multicast
7 14 (25.45%) Wireshark
7 14 (25.45%) DNS
8 13 (23.64%) IPsec
8 13 (23.64%) DHCP
9 7 (12.73%) SAN
9 7 (12.73%) Internet
9 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (7.27%) VoIP
11 3 (5.45%) OSPF
11 3 (5.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (43.64%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
2 15 (27.27%) Consultant
3 14 (25.45%) Network Analyst
3 14 (25.45%) Security Analyst
4 13 (23.64%) Network Consultant
5 9 (16.36%) Network Engineer
6 7 (12.73%) Security Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Network Security Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Firewall Consultant
6 7 (12.73%) Network Security Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Administrator
7 6 (10.91%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
8 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Network Support
10 3 (5.45%) Firewall Administrator
10 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Rendezvous
2 2 (3.64%) WCF
2 2 (3.64%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) SOAP
2 2 (3.64%) Web Services
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
3 1 (1.82%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (1.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (23.64%) Management Information System
3 10 (18.18%) SecurID
4 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) IVR
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (14.55%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) ITIL
2 20 (36.36%) Service Management
3 17 (30.91%) Change Management
4 15 (27.27%) Network Architecture
5 14 (25.45%) Load Balancing
6 7 (12.73%) Time Management
7 6 (10.91%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.09%) ITSM
8 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
10 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.45%) TDD
10 3 (5.45%) Change Control
10 3 (5.45%) Computer Security
11 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
11 2 (3.64%) Data Protection
11 2 (3.64%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (34.55%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (29.09%) CCNA
3 13 (23.64%) CISSP
4 5 (9.09%) CCNP
5 3 (5.45%) Degree
5 3 (5.45%) CCSP
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.82%) PMP
7 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.82%) MCITP
7 1 (1.82%) MCSE
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) vSphere
3 7 (12.73%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) UAG
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
1 1 (1.82%) SCOM
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 49 (89.09%) Cisco
2 41 (74.55%) Juniper
3 33 (60.00%) Blue Coat
4 16 (29.09%) SolarWinds
4 16 (29.09%) F5
5 15 (27.27%) TippingPoint
6 14 (25.45%) Tufin
6 14 (25.45%) LogLogic
6 14 (25.45%) Lancope
6 14 (25.45%) NetScout
6 14 (25.45%) TIBCO
6 14 (25.45%) Bloomberg
7 13 (23.64%) Radianz
7 13 (23.64%) Tradeweb
8 8 (14.55%) Citrix
8 8 (14.55%) VMware
9 6 (10.91%) Veeam
10 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
11 3 (5.45%) Sun
12 2 (3.64%) HP