The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 41 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 15 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.76% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 6.73% 1.17% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £513 £533
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £513 £467
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £513 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +142.42%
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
223 171 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.99% 46.72% 45.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 109 111
Average daily rate £363 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £127 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £454 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.10 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Sussex region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Sussex region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 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
Crawley +2 12 £350 -31.70%
Worthing -11 1 £375 -
Horsham - 1 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) SMTP
3 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) FTP
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (47.37%) CCENT
4 9 (47.37%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
5 8 (42.11%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Juniper
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) CCSE
5 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (42.11%) Aruba
6 7 (36.84%) tcpdump
6 7 (36.84%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
6 7 (36.84%) IPsec
6 7 (36.84%) CCNP
6 7 (36.84%) Ethernet
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) VLAN
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (26.32%) HSRP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (52.63%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) SMTP
3 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) FTP
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (47.37%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
5 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 7 (36.84%) Ethernet
6 7 (36.84%) tcpdump
6 7 (36.84%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (36.84%) IPsec
6 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
7 6 (31.58%) VLAN
8 5 (26.32%) HSRP
8 5 (26.32%) VRRP
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (26.32%) SNMP
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall Support
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
2 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Communications Security
4 1 (5.26%) Product Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (5.26%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CCENT
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) CCSE
3 7 (36.84%) CCNP
4 5 (26.32%) CCSA
5 3 (15.79%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) VirtualBox
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) Juniper
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Aruba
3 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
3 3 (15.79%) Qualys
3 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Imperva
4 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee