Period
to 23 May 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palo Alto products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Palo Alto over the 6 months to 23 May 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 Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
South East > Middlesex
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +35
Contract jobs citing Palo Alto 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 3.54% - -
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Middlesex median daily rate £463 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £55.00

Palo Alto 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 Middlesex.

All Vendors
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 55 92 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 48.67% 44.02% 52.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 82
Middlesex median daily rate £469 £412 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.77% +2.30% +0.69%
10th Percentile £292 £250 £262
90th Percentile £610 £541 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Middlesex median hourly rate £26.75 £20.17 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.62% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -8.57%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Middlesex.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Palo Alto 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) IPX
2 3 (75.00%) IPX/SPX
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (50.00%) CCIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Aruba
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (75.00%) IPX
1 3 (75.00%) IPX/SPX
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCIP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Aruba
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft