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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 49 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 8 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.30% 1.20% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 2.74% 2.77% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 8
Median daily rate £363 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +11.42%
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
292 397 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 47.56% 43.44% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 164 205
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 £275 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 41
Median hourly rate £9.65 £16.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 December 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 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
5 4 (30.77%) CCSA
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Aruba
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree

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 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Network Security
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
8 1 (7.69%) HTTP
8 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) DNA
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) CCSA
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) CCDP
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) CCA
6 1 (7.69%) CCAA
6 1 (7.69%) CCDA
6 1 (7.69%) CCVP
6 1 (7.69%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) ISEB
6 1 (7.69%) MCSE
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Aruba
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Nokia
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec