Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 100 112
Rank change year-on-year -17 +12 -4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 27 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.97% 1.43% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 2.92% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 17
Surrey median daily rate £500 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.25% +2.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £363 £355 £325
90th Percentile £538 £540 £438
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £27.50 -
South East median hourly rate - £43.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +10.26% -13.33%

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 1370 1130 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 49.07% 48.88% 49.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 713 809
Surrey median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £182 £220
90th Percentile £567 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 36
Surrey median hourly rate £15.55 £27.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.20% +50.00% +6.10%
10th Percentile £12.80 £12.38 £12.03
90th Percentile £25.00 £41.75 £43.92
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.59
% change year-on-year +7.81% -13.93% +19.94%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Staines +8 7 £500 +38.89%
Guildford -3 1 £350 -9.68%
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 25 (92.59%) Firewall
2 21 (77.78%) Network Security
3 19 (70.37%) F5
4 16 (59.26%) Palo Alto
4 16 (59.26%) Finance
4 16 (59.26%) Cisco
5 15 (55.56%) Juniper
6 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
8 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (37.04%) WAN
10 9 (33.33%) ITIL
10 9 (33.33%) CCNP
10 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (33.33%) SolarWinds
11 8 (29.63%) Blue Coat
11 8 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (29.63%) Network Architecture
11 8 (29.63%) Service Management
11 8 (29.63%) HTTP
11 8 (29.63%) LAN
11 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
12 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
12 7 (25.93%) VoIP
12 7 (25.93%) SAS
12 7 (25.93%) Migration
12 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
13 6 (22.22%) CCSE

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 7 (25.93%) SAS
2 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) Firewall
2 21 (77.78%) Network Security
3 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (29.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (29.63%) HTTP
6 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 7 (25.93%) VoIP
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) IPsec
9 4 (14.81%) Skype
9 4 (14.81%) VPN
10 3 (11.11%) BGP
10 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (11.11%) DHCP
10 3 (11.11%) WAAS
10 3 (11.11%) Wireless
10 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 16 (59.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Network Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Server Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Rendezvous
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Network Architecture
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Task Automation
5 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) C-shell
2 1 (3.70%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) CCNP
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCSA
2 6 (22.22%) CCSE
3 5 (18.52%) CCIE
3 5 (18.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) NFS
2 1 (3.70%) Openswan
2 1 (3.70%) pfSense
2 1 (3.70%) Samba
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) F5
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) Palo Alto
3 15 (55.56%) Juniper
4 9 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 8 (29.63%) Blue Coat
6 6 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (14.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
8 3 (11.11%) Aruba
8 3 (11.11%) FireEye
8 3 (11.11%) TippingPoint
9 2 (7.41%) AlgoSec
9 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
9 2 (7.41%) Citrix
9 2 (7.41%) LogLogic
9 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
10 1 (3.70%) AppSense
10 1 (3.70%) Radianz
10 1 (3.70%) VMware