The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 60 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.75% 1.32% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 2.77% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Median daily rate £381 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £27.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+60.18% -30.32%
CheckPoint
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 469 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.20% 47.66% 45.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 222 204
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 18
Median hourly rate £11.00 £10.04 £11.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £14.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Blue Coat
4 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (52.94%) Project Management
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) Migration
6 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
6 7 (41.18%) Internet
6 7 (41.18%) B2B
6 7 (41.18%) SSL
6 7 (41.18%) FTP
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (41.18%) IronPort
6 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
6 7 (41.18%) ProjectWise
6 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
6 7 (41.18%) F5
6 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 7 (41.18%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
8 5 (29.41%) SAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (41.18%) Skype for Business
2 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) ProjectWise
2 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) MS Office
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) FTP
2 7 (41.18%) Internet
2 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
2 7 (41.18%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (41.18%) SSL
2 7 (41.18%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
1 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (41.18%) B2B
2 7 (41.18%) Configuration Management
2 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (41.18%) Data Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Capacity Management
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Network Management
6 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) CCSA
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) CCDP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCSE
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 12 (70.59%) Blue Coat
4 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) F5
5 7 (41.18%) IronPort
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 5 (29.41%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) NetApp
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) SAP