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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 September 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 71 82 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 11 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.96% 0.92% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 1.84% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 16
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £428 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -17.55%
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
571 707 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.91% 50.00% 49.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 396 342
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 47
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% +0.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £12.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £34.56 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -2 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £388 -
Woking - 1 £350 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 17 (54.84%) LAN
2 17 (54.84%) ITIL
3 16 (51.61%) Firewall
4 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 15 (48.39%) Juniper
5 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
5 13 (41.94%) Palo Alto
6 11 (35.48%) Linux
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 10 (32.26%) VPN
7 10 (32.26%) SSL
7 10 (32.26%) Finance
7 10 (32.26%) Service Management
8 9 (29.03%) RSA SecurID
9 8 (25.81%) Network Security
9 8 (25.81%) IPsec
10 7 (22.58%) Internet
10 7 (22.58%) ITSM
10 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
10 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
10 7 (22.58%) Service Design
11 6 (19.35%) SIEM
11 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (19.35%) Project Management
12 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (16.13%) Migration
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 5 (16.13%) SQL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) LAN
2 16 (51.61%) Firewall
3 15 (48.39%) WAN
4 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
5 10 (32.26%) SSL
5 10 (32.26%) VPN
6 8 (25.81%) IPsec
6 8 (25.81%) Network Security
7 7 (22.58%) Internet
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (6.45%) BGP
10 2 (6.45%) OSPF
11 1 (3.23%) DHCP
11 1 (3.23%) DMZ
11 1 (3.23%) DNS
11 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
11 1 (3.23%) MPLS
11 1 (3.23%) VLAN
11 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
1 9 (29.03%) Network Analyst
1 9 (29.03%) Network Security Analyst
1 9 (29.03%) Security Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Designer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) ArcSight Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Consultant
5 4 (12.90%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) SIEM Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Linux
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Debian
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) ITSM
3 7 (22.58%) Service Design
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) SIEM
5 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
5 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Change Control
6 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.90%) Security Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Use Case
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Computer Security
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) CCNP
3 4 (12.90%) CISSP
3 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) GIAC
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCSA
4 1 (3.23%) CCSE
4 1 (3.23%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) QRadar
2 2 (6.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (6.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.23%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco
2 15 (48.39%) Juniper
3 13 (41.94%) Palo Alto
4 7 (22.58%) Blue Coat
5 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Fortinet
6 4 (12.90%) Intel Security
6 4 (12.90%) Splunk
7 3 (9.68%) F5
7 3 (9.68%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) Sun
8 2 (6.45%) TippingPoint
9 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
9 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle
9 1 (3.23%) Symantec
9 1 (3.23%) VMware