Period
to 20 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

CheckPoint
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 120 106
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 -4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 13 44 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 1.35% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 3.03% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 28
Surrey median daily rate £450 £444 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -11.25% +23.61%
10th Percentile £381 £385 £400
90th Percentile £575 £530 £538
South East median daily rate £419 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate - £147.50 £57.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +158.77% +181.48%
South East median hourly rate - £19.39 £57.00
% change year-on-year - -65.99% +58.33%

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Surrey.

All Vendors
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,168 1,450 1,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 50.69% 44.56% 50.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 979 841
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £279 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 45
Surrey median hourly rate £17.41 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.39% - -9.52%
10th Percentile £14.50 £10.70 £13.45
90th Percentile £21.80 £43.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -5.44%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Surrey

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Surrey

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Surrey

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint 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 6 months to 20 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Godalming - 3 £388 -
Guildford +17 1 £388 - 3
Leatherhead +9 1 £263 -46.15% 1
Staines +8 1 £500 +14.29%
Reigate - 1 £450 -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Network Security
2 8 (61.54%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) OSPF
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 4 (30.77%) JNCIA
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (23.08%) Ansible
7 3 (23.08%) DevOps
7 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) Python

CheckPoint
Co-occurring 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 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) Network Security
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
8 1 (7.69%) VPN
8 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Auto-Scaling
1 3 (23.08%) DevOps
1 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure as Code
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) DNA
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CCNA
1 7 (53.85%) CCNP
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) JNCIA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSE
4 1 (7.69%) CCDA
4 1 (7.69%) CCDP
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) F5
2 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
5 1 (7.69%) CA
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Meru Networks
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed