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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 57 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.74% 0.92% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 1.95% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
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
324 411 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.14% 47.46% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 206 209
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 22
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.04 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -33.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £20.88 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
4 9 (60.00%) Project Management
5 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) Migration
5 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (46.67%) Internet
6 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
6 7 (46.67%) B2B
6 7 (46.67%) SSL
6 7 (46.67%) FTP
6 7 (46.67%) VPN
6 7 (46.67%) DNS
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 7 (46.67%) IronPort
6 7 (46.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
6 7 (46.67%) ProjectWise
6 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
6 7 (46.67%) F5
6 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 7 (46.67%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 5 (33.33%) HP

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 (46.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) ProjectWise
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.67%) MS Office
4 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) FTP
2 7 (46.67%) Internet
2 7 (46.67%) NetScaler
2 7 (46.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 7 (46.67%) SSL
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) NGN
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (46.67%) B2B
3 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (46.67%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) CCDP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCSE
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco
3 12 (80.00%) Blue Coat
4 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 7 (46.67%) F5
5 7 (46.67%) IronPort
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy
7 1 (6.67%) SAP